Cobra Hood Cave

Currently Open
  • Address: Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Outdoors, Garden, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Rock Climbing, Nature

Moving to the next level from the Boulder Gardens, you can see a cobra shaped rock, popularly known as Cobra Hood Cave. Raise your head and you will see that the rock is shaped as a cobra’s hood. According to the facts from Ramayana, Sita was captivated here. You can see many pre-historic drawings made of its wall, providing some link between the cave and Sita. The drawings you see over here is different from what you see on Sigiriya walls.

  • Entry is free.

  • On foot

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  • Cobra Hood Cave Address: Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
  • Cobra Hood Cave Timing: 24-hrs
  • Cobra Hood Cave Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Cobra Hood Cave(preferred time): 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cobra Hood Cave: 00:30 Mins
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  • 95% of people who visit Sigiriya include Cobra Hood Cave in their plan

  • 52.69% of people start their Cobra Hood Cave visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Cobra Hood Cave

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

67.25% of people prefer walking in order to reach Cobra Hood Cave

People normally club together Frescoes and Sigiriya Elephant Ride while planning their visit to Cobra Hood Cave.

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