Sambodhi Chaithya, Colombo

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About Sambodhi Chaithya, Colombo

Sambodhi Chaithya, Colombo - Address

Address: Chaithya Rd Colombo 00100 Sri Lanka

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Time Required: 00:30 Mins

Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

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This unusual but grand Buddhist stupa and shrine is built high upon two interlocking arches at the entrance to the Colombo Harbour. To get up there, you have to climb the stairs of the attached tower. Take your shoes off first, and then take deep breath. It's 260 steps to the top. From there, you have some of the best views you'll ever get of the city and the sea in Colombo. Naturally, visit at sunset. The inside walls of the stupa are covered with drawn panels that depict scenes from the life of the Buddha. It's a very serene and tranquil spot.

Sambodhi Chaithya Opening and Closing Hours

  • There's a small chance the stupa might be closed after hours. There is no way to confirm this right now.

How To reach Sambodhi Chaithya by Public Transport

  • Take a tuk-tuk, taxi, or local bus to here.
  • Drive or walk to here
  • 107 Bus Station

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  • Visit this place local or tourist. Nice view from top of colombo port and sea. Fetch binocular if have will be a great point to observe

  • Great view of Port and Indian ocean

  • You can have a scenic view when you are on the top of this.

  • stupa is located in Colombo Harbour, Sri Lanka.Nice view from top of colombo port and sea.

  • This place is located very close to the Colombo Harbor. We can see the Harbor beautifully.

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