2 Days Highlights Of Sigiriya & Mihintale From Colombo

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Your Friendly Driver On Tour Day Morning 07:00 AM Meet & Greet You In Your Hotel In Colombo. Your 1st Visit To Dambulla Sigiriya Rock And Enjoy The Heritage Side. And Take A Rest Night Stay In Sigiriya Hotel. 2nd Day Early Morning 08.00AM Your Journey Will Start To Mihintale  & Kantaka Cetiya Once You Done With Your Tour You Will drop Off In Your Hotel In Colombo.

ItineraryDay 1: Colombo-Dambulla-SigiryaStop At: Ancient City of Sigiriya, Sigiriya, Central ProvinceSigiriya or Sinhagiri is an ancient rock fortress located in the northern Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The name refers to a site of historical and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres Duration: 4 hoursPass By: OTN World, Colombo, Western ProvinceWhen you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs.Stop At: Dambulla Cave Temple, Habarana, North Central ProvinceDambulla is a town, situated in the Matale, Central Province of Sri Lanka, situated 148 km north-east of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy. Due to its location at a major junction, it is the centre of vegetable distribution in the country.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: overnight at 3 star hotelDay 2: Sigirya-Anuradhapura-ColomboStop At: Mihintale, Anuradhapura, North Central ProvinceMihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri LankaDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Isurumuniya Temple, Anuradhapura, North Central ProvinceIsurumuniya is a Buddhist temple situated near to the Tissa Wewa in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. There are four carvings of special interest in this Vihara. They are the Isurumuniya Lovers, Elephant Pond and The Royal Family.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ruwanwelisaya, Anuradhapura, North Central ProvinceThe Ruwanwelisaya is a stupa, a hemispherical structure containing relics, in Sri Lanka, considered sacred to many Buddhists all over the world. It was built by King Dutugemunu c. 140 B.C., who became lord of all Sri Lanka after a war in which the Chola King Ellalan, was defeated.Duration: 30 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

What's included

  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Bottled water.
  • English Speaking Driver.
  • 1 Night Accommodation.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Transport by private Air conditioned vehicle.
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Sigiriya
  • Entry/Admission - Mihintale

What's not included

  • Food and drinks.
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees (If Any Requires)
  • Entry/Admission - Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Isurumuniya Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Ruwanwelisaya

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1: Colombo-Dambulla-Sigirya Stop At: Ancient City of Sigiriya, Sigiriya, Central Province Sigiriya or Sinhagiri is an ancient rock fortress located in the northern Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The name refers to a site of historical and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres Duration: 4 hours Pass By: OTN World, Colombo, Western Province When you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs. Stop At: Dambulla Cave Temple, Habarana, North Central Province Dambulla is a town, situated in the Matale, Central Province of Sri Lanka, situated 148 km north-east of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy. Due to its location at a major junction, it is the centre of vegetable distribution in the country. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Dinner Accommodation included: overnight at 3 star hotel

Day 2: Day 2: Sigirya-Anuradhapura-Colombo Stop At: Mihintale, Anuradhapura, North Central Province Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Isurumuniya Temple, Anuradhapura, North Central Province Isurumuniya is a Buddhist temple situated near to the Tissa Wewa in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. There are four carvings of special interest in this Vihara. They are the Isurumuniya Lovers, Elephant Pond and The Royal Family. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Ruwanwelisaya, Anuradhapura, North Central Province The Ruwanwelisaya is a stupa, a hemispherical structure containing relics, in Sri Lanka, considered sacred to many Buddhists all over the world. It was built by King Dutugemunu c. 140 B.C., who became lord of all Sri Lanka after a war in which the Chola King Ellalan, was defeated. Duration: 30 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast No accommodation included on this day.