One Tour To Historical Pidurangala And Sigiriya

Climbing Pidurangala and Sigiriya Lion rock is one of the most popular things to do in Sri Lanka. Pidurangala is a massive rock formation located a few kilometers north of Sigiriya in Sri Lanka. Sigiriya rock is adjacent to the Pidurangala Rock and offers a memorable climb with a breath taking panoramic view of the valleys and the Lion Rock itself Sigiriya Pidurangala is a popular spot especially to watch sunrise. Pidurangala It has an interesting history closely related to that of the Sigiriya Rock Fortress. guide will pick you up from your place and take you to historical Sigiriya rock and one of the most important Pidurangal rock. your climbing tour will finish here.

per adult from

$169

NZD

Duration

11 to 12 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Private transportation
    • Entry/Admission - Pidurangala Rock
    • Entry/Admission - Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Restroom on board
    • WiFi on board
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Pidurangala Rock, Pidurangala,Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120 Sri Lanka

    Pidurangala Vihara is an ancient Buddhist temple situated in Pidurangala village of Matale District, Sri Lanka. It is believed that the history of Pidurangala Vihara goes back beyond to the first and second century BC. From those days Pidurangala was used as a Buddhist monastery and but became a prominent place during the reign of King Kashyapa 473 - 495 AC. The temple was constructed on a massive rock called Pidurangala, which is located a few kilometers north of the historical fort Sigiriya.The temple was said to be panchavasa, consisting of five main ritual buildings. Among the buildings are Ancient Stupa, Chapter House, Image House, Bodhighara, Preaching hall, Sangharama Bikku Residence Building and inscriptions with drip ledged caves can be seen.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress, Sigiriya 21120 Sri Lanka

    Sigiriya ancient rock fortress located in the northern Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. Referred by locals as the Eighth Wonder of the World this ancient palace and fortress complex has significant archaeological importance and attracts. Sigiriya is one of the most valuable historical monuments of Sri Lanka.According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kashyapa 477 495 AD for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion.

    Duration: 3 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up travelers form any hotel in NegomboAirports
    • Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
    Departure Time :
    7:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

4

Organised by Classic Travels

Activity ID: V-230295P31

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