Sigiriya and Dambulla have been nominated as UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE and once Sigiriya was nominated as the 8th Wonder of the World. This is a MUST DO trip when holidaying in Sri Lanka. Trip starts at 6 am from Colombo and the drive to Dambulla will take 5-6 hours.
Pick up from Colombo hotel and transfer to Dambulla - Approximately 5-6 hours drive.
Visit Dambulla Cave Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site which Lord Buddha’s Life is painted on the walls of the cave which is believed to be done during the 2nd century.
Lunch at a recommended restaurant
Visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress at 3.30 PM built by king Kashayapa as his palace during the 5th Century, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Transfer to Colombo-Approximately 5-6 hours drive.