Sigiriya Village and Rock Fortress Private Tour

Starting From

USD 75.00

Per Person
Cultural & Heritage  Village tours 
Full Day
8:30
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Overview

Explore the culture and heritage of Sri Lanka on this full-day private tour. Stroll through a typical Sri Lankan village with a local guide, then take a boat and a bullock cart to a village house for lunch. Then visit Sigiriya, a UNESCO World Heritage site often referred to as the "Eighth Wonder of the World."

Itinerary

8:00
You will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Sigiriya by TukTuk.
8:30
Climb the 5th century rock fortress of Sigiriya. its toadstool of golden-hued granite protruding into the blue sky from a hot, flat wilderness of scrubland. During the rainy seasons, this scrubland is transformed into to a water garden. Climb the steps to the Sigiriya's summit, where you can find ruins of King Kashyapa's palace, built in the 5th century, and admire scenic views as far as the eye can see.
11:30
Arrive at a rural village in Sri Lanka and experience an authentic village life with a Traditional Sri Lankan Lunch. Look out for wildlife such as birds, butterflies, and maybe even crocodiles at the manmade reservoir where villagers wash clothes or fish at the periphery of the lake. Hop into a boat for a short cruise across the lake, then climb into a bullock cart which will take you to a village house.
15:00
You will be taken back to your hotel.

Tour Includes

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking chauffeur guide
  • Local guide during village trek
  • Lunch in a village house
  • Entrance fee to Sigiriya
  • All Government Taxes 

Tour Excludes

  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Know Before You Go

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.
  • Roundtrip transportation is available from most centrally located Dambulla, Sigiriya and Habarana hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation. Pick up time and the time duration will be changed according to the Pick up location.
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
  • You should wear comfortable clothing.
  • You must bring a valid passport for entering the sites.

Tour Conditions

  • Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Cancellation Policy

 

  • 49 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: No Cancellation Fee
  • Within 48 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: 100% Cancellation Fee.
  • No Shows - 100% Cancellation Fee.

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