5 days in Sigiriya Itinerary

5 days in Sigiriya Itinerary

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Sigiriya
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Sigiriya

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The historic rock of the same name dominates the landscape of World Heritage-listed Sigiriya, where the steep and striking lava plug contains the ruins of an ancient empire.
Pidurangala Rock has been added to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sigiriya: Dambulla (Ibbankatuwa Megalithic Tombs & Golden Temple of Dambulla), Anuradhapura (Mihintale & Anuradhapura Stupas Scenic Point) and Polonnaruwa (Gal Vihara & Polonnaruwa). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Sigiriya, browse the exhibits of Pethikada, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Dhilip De Alwis.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sigiriya travel planning tool.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport and Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sigiriya

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Dambulla, Anuradhapura, Habarana, Polonnaruwa, Minneriya National Park
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Pidurangala Rock ©
Pidurangala Rock
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Sigiriya
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Mihintale

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