Private Tour To Sigiriya Rock Fortress And Polonnaruwa Ancient City From Dambulla - Kandy

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    All the hotels in Dambulla, Sigiriya and Habarana
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


This tour covers two of the most visited UNESCO world heritage sites in Sri Lanka. You will visit the magnificent rock fortress of Sigiriya which is regarded as one of the wonders of the world and then continue to Polonnaruwa where you will enjoy lunch and then proceed with a cycling ride through the well kept ruins of the ancient capital and the second Kingdom of Sri Lanka.

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8:00: After breakfast, you will be driven to Sigiriya where you can enjoy the sightseeing tour of the magnificent rock fortress.

8:30-11:00: Enjoy sightseeing at Sigiriya rock fortress with English / German / French / Russian / Arabic /Japanese / Chinese luggage speaking guide. Sigiriya is famous for its toadstool of golden-hued granite, protruding into the searing blue sky from a hot, flat wilderness of scrubland, which is transformed in the rainy season to a water garden. In the 5th century King Kashyapa domesticated the Lions Rock, by building a palace atop its summit. Sigiriya commemorates some of the turbulence of Sri Lanka history.

11:00 : After the sightseeing tour of Sigiriya, you will be driven to Polonnaruwa (approx. 1 hour & 30 minutes drive)

12:30 - 13:30: Enjoy lunch at Thidas Arana Restaurant.

13:30- 16:00: After lunch, you will take a cycling tour of one of the better kept ruins of ancient Ceylon with English / German / French / Russian / Arabic /Japanese / Chinese luggage speaking guide - the UNESCO World Heritage City of Polonnaruwa, which was the medieval capital of Sri Lanka. Today you will be cycling about 10km on soft surfaces as you whizz between the ruins. The ancient heart of Sri Lanka. An important royal capital with its well-preserved 12th century ruins & impressive stone culture recalls an inspired past. Although nearly 1000 years old, it is much younger than Anuradhapura and generally in better repair. The monuments are arranged in a reasonably compact garden setting and their development is easier to follow.

16:00: Leave Polonnaruwa and proceed to your hotel.

17:30: Arrive back to your hotel.


Hotel pickup and drop-off by an Air conditioned vehicle

English / German / French / Russian / Arabic /Japanese / Chinese luggage speaking guide during sightseeing tours in both locations

Lunch at Thides Arana Restaurant

Cost of cycling tour at Polonnaruwa ancient city.

All government taxes


Bottled water



Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not wheelchair accessible

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant free of charge but no seat. Please bring your own infant seat

Visitors should be decently clad when visiting any place of worship. Beachwear is NOT suitable for temples and shrines. All visitors to Buddhist and Hindu temples are expected to remove footwear and hats. Also shoulders and knees should be covered.

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate