Sambodhi Chaithya

Currently Closed
  • Address: Chaithya Rd Colombo 00100 Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids

Sambodhi Chaithya - Review

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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TripHobo Highlights for Sambodhi Chaithya

  • Sambodhi Chaithya Address: Chaithya Rd Colombo 00100 Sri Lanka
  • Sambodhi Chaithya Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Sambodhi Chaithya Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Sambodhi Chaithya(preferred time): 11:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Sambodhi Chaithya: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Sambodhi Chaithya

  • 65.85% of people who visit Colombo include Sambodhi Chaithya in their plan

  • 37.41% of people start their Sambodhi Chaithya visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sambodhi Chaithya

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

81.04% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sambodhi Chaithya

People normally club together Khan Clock Tower and Pettah Floating Market while planning their visit to Sambodhi Chaithya.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Sambodhi Chaithya, Colombo Reviews

  • Wonderfull temple in colombo. Harbour view temple. Very interesting

  • If you get to the top of the building you will be able to see a glamorous view of port city, harbor and other soroundings.

  • nice place. you can see the scenery around the harbour, new port city area and louts tower. I recommend to vist couples, friend and family with kids.

  • Nice place near the Colombo port and Galle Face.

  • Awesome place in colombo area

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