Sigiriya and Dambulla 3-Day Private Tour

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Sri Lanka Grand Tour 20D 19N

  • Category: Short Tours
  • Days: 3 Day Tour
  • Max People: +10
  • Tour Grade: Moderate
  • Nights: 2 Night
  • Min Age: 6+
  • Availability: All Year
  • Accom: Hotel
  • Distance‎: 504 km
  • Max Altitude: 370 m
  • Txp: Van, Car, Jeep, Bus
  • Drive Time: 11 h 12 min

Sigiriya and Dambulla 3 day tour

Start your Sigiriya & Dambulla 3-Day Private Cultural tours in the Cultural Triangle, also where you can visit the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, which is also known for its beautiful frescos, also which resemble those found in the Ajanta Caves in India. Moreover, en route pay a visit to the Dambulla Cave Temples, the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex on the island. So, from here, to complete your tour, drive to the Wasgamuwa National Park to Elephant watching also enjoy the cultural tours.

Duration: 3 days

leaving time: 5.00am
Pick up Location: Colombo
Travel time to Sigiriya: 
Approximately 4 h 20 min
The exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.

Day tours operating only from Colombo, if you need this day tour from any other places in Sri Lanka, we can arrange according to your requirements.

Places of visit during this trip

Dambulla: Central Province
Sigiriya: Central Province
Wasgamuwa:  National Park, ‎Central‎ and North Provinces


Day 1 Activities:

  • Meet our Company representative (Chauffeur)
  • Drive to Sigiriya
  • Visit the Dambulla Golden Rock Temple
  • Traditional Lunch at a recommended restaurant Sri Lanka
  • Relax and spend the rest of the day at leisure
  • Overnight at Sigiriya

Day 2 Activities:

  • Climb at Sigiriya Rock Fortress at 7am
  • Visit the Water Garden, Frescoes, Mirror Wall, Lions Pow and etc….
  • Also, Visit the Sigiriya Museum (Optional)
  • Mountain biking on the roads or in the forest
  • Local Village Lunch in Habarana
  • Elephant Watching in Wasgamuwa National Park
  • Drive back to Hotel or Airport

The activities listed may vary according to actual timings.


  • Clothing/raincoats and protection also against warm/windy/rainy conditions should be brought and carried by clients
  • Moreover, it is recommended that clients bring personal insect repellents, also sun protection lotions, sun glasses etc.
  • Special dietary requirements should be notified in advance also.

Drive Time

The distance mentioned in the itinerary is correct, however, travel time depends on traffic and condition of the road. Route and stops are only suggested. 

For Group tours, Please Enquire before proceeding with the reservation.
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1-2 Travelers
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1-3 Travelers
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Mini Coach

9-15 Travelers
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Tourist Coach

16-45 Travelers
Price inclusions and exclusions

The Above Cost Includes:

  • Pick and Drop off to selected hotel or Airport
  • Transportation in an Air-conditioned Vehicle Vehicle
  • Replacement of vehicle in case of breakdown or emergency
  • Services of an English Speaking Driver
  • Entrance fees at Locations specified in tour itinerary except for optional items
  • Two complimentary water bottles per person per day
  • Camera Charges and video recording charges payable at the sites
  • All activity fees mentioned above in the itinerary


  • Entry fees for the mentioned attractions and activities
  • Any item not mentioned in the above itinerary
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips to service men and drivers
  • Specialist guide’s fee
  • Early check in and late check-out
  • Street foods and Any extra beverages or food/snacks consumed
  • Expenses of personal nature such as telephone calls, liquor, cigarettes etc
  • Video Camera permits, for professional video footages. (commercial)
Essential Information
When To Visit
Quick Facts

Cancellation policy


Our contract with you is made when you confirm your holiday booking by making the requested payment. So, Please check that the details on the invoice are correct. If you cancel or alter your booking, later on, you may have to pay an amendment charge. Also, We reserve the right to refuse your booking. If we do this we will refund any money already paid to us.

Cancellation Policy

Moreover, If you wish to change your reservation we kindly ask that you give us advance notice; also we are very flexible and will help with any alterations or changes you would like to make. Therefore, the sooner you contact us, the better. However, cancellations must be made by email or confirmed by us over the WhatsApp
Cancellations must be made with 24-hour notice, or no refund will not be given.

Child Policy

  • Children between 0-5 years will be accommodated on bed sharing basis with parents/adult’s room free of charge
  • Moreover, children between 6+ years (up to a maximum of 02 children) sharing parents’ room meal rates and, extra bedding charges applicable.

For more information, please visit: Terms and conditions


Important Information


European travelers require a passport issued by their respective countries (valid for at least 6 months beyond the end of your holiday).


All clients must obtain all necessary visas and relevant documentation prior to departure. Please note that Sri Lanka has introduced a new Visa regulation (Electronic Visa Authorization – ETA) that requires you to register on their special website before arrival.

Travel insurance

We strongly advise to subscribe to Travel insurance and it is a condition of booking that you are adequately insured. We cannot be held responsible if you travel without Travel Insurance.

Health and vaccinations

Sri Lanka is an ideal place for your holidays, but keep in mind that it is also a tropical island and requires some considerations. The following advice is intended as a useful guide. However, Lankatourexperience recommends that you visit your family doctor, local health center, or a specialist health care center for specific advice regarding recommended vaccinations, malaria and dengue prevention prior to departure, and to discuss any basic health problems. Commonly recommended vaccinations for short term visits include:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies
  • Tetanus
  • Typhoid

Additional info

  • In order to experience the package tour with no changes, we suggest you should arrive in the morning and depart in the night.
  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Group discount is available when group size is 5 people or more
  • During visits to temples and religious sites
    Dress code while at temples: suitable apparel is required. Temples are places of worship, therefore caps, shorts below knee level or open t-shirts/shirts/blouses are not allowed. Besides, posing for pictures with sacred statues is considered a rude gesture and a penal offense punishable by law.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a Private tour but can be customized and taken for families or groups.


We do not permit smoking on any of our vehicles.

Check-in and check-out times

Check-in time is from 02.00 PM (14:00 hrs.) onwards and check out time is 12.00 noon. (depends on the Hotels)

Early Check-in

Early arrivals will be on availability and need to be informed at the time of reservation. Arrivals earlier than 10:00 AM will be charged the Full room rate and will be availability.

Early arrivals ahead of 6:00 AM will be charged an extra night’s rate and will be confirmed in advance if requested.

Late Departure

The late departure up to 2:30 PM will be on availability and needs to be informed at the time of arrival.
Late departure up to 6:00 PM will be charged full room rate.

Flight times and other essentials

In the event of an itinerary only part-booked by the company, we cannot be held responsible for the failure of any component of the holiday for which we do not have direct responsibility. This includes any difficulty in finding accommodation or collecting train tickets purchased by us if customers choose to book accommodation-only deals and arrange their own transport.

Your Responsibilities

You are responsible for ensuring certain responsibilities with regard to your holiday booking, and these responsibilities are listed below.

We will in no way be liable for any loss, damage, illness, discomfort or costs of whatever kind which may result to you as a result of failing to discharge the responsibilities described below:


Sri Lanka is a year-round destination with two monsoon seasons so there is a lot of confusion around when is the best time to visit. Also, The weather doesn’t run like clockwork here, and we can always be surprised by the weather in Sri Lanka! However, there will rarely be weather so dramatic that it will stand in the way of a brilliant holiday with plenty of warm weather and sunshine.


January – AprilEntire Country
Mid-July – SeptemberEntire Country
February – SeptemberNorth and East

May – JulySouth-West Monsoon
October – JanuaryNorth-East Monsoon

January – April South coast
May – JulyEast coast

December – April – Bundala National Park – birds watching
South coast MirissaWhales watching
November – AprilKalpitya – Dolphins Watching
July – SeptemberThe Cultural Triangle – The Gathering of the Elephants
                                        Yala National Park / Wilpattu National Park – Wildlife Safari

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Capital: Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte, Colombo
Government: Republic
Currency: Sri Lankan rupee (LKR)
The currency of Sri Lanka is the rupee (Rs), which is divided into 100 cents, although it is rare to find prices in cents. Moreover, there are coins of 1, 2, 5 and 10 rupees. While, The notes are in denominations of 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000 and 5000 rupees.


Money changers are present in Colombo and in the main tourist locations. Moreover, they offer competitive rates, but choose them carefully because it’s easy to be scammed. However, our advice is to exchange currency only in banks or at the most reliable money changers, such as those at the airport. ATMs are still the safest and most reliable solution.
Taxes and refunds
In Sri Lanka the VAT (value added tax, our VAT) is 15% and can

Area: 65,610km²
            water: 870km²
            land: 64,740km²

Language: Sinhala, Tamil, and English
Religion: Buddhist 70%, Hindu 15% Christian 8%, Muslim 8% (1999)

Electricity: 230V, 50Hz British G type plug most common + fewer (older) installations of D (round pin plug used in India).

230V, 50Hz D type plug230V, 50Hz British G type plug

Country code: +94
Internet TLD: .lk
Time Zone: UTC+5:30

Recommended Packlist for Sri Lanka

Comfortable and light clothing is the most suitable for traveling in Sri Lanka. Visitors should not wear sleeveless shirts, shorts, short skirts or skimpy clothing when visiting temples, religious or official buildings. Shoes should be removed before entering a temple or private house. Sun protection, sun glasses, a hat and mosquito repellent can be very useful during your stay. Clients arriving in early morning flights will have to wait until the last tour participant has arrived.
  • Effective mosquito repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Tampons
  • Sun Hat
  • 1 pair of sneakers
  • Flip Flops
  • Tevas sandals
  • Shorts
  • Long (ankle – length) cotton skirts (women)
  • Few T-shirts or lightweight shirts
  • Rain Jacket
  • Extra phone-charging cables
  • Sweater for cooler nights in the hills
  • Underwear & swimming gear
  • Small Padlock
  • Set of ‘dress-up’ clothes
  • Travel adapter
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Scarf or Dust mask for dust protection(For Jeep Safari)
  • Binoculars

 Religious Sites: If your are going to visit temples, you will need clothes that cover your shoulders and your knees.

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