Facts and Data

Webpages:
Official Unesco Page
View photos from OUR PLACE the World Heritage collection
Travel Guide (Embassy of Sri Lanka)

Basis Data:
Unesco World heritage since: 1991
Size of heritage:

Coordinates:
Longitude: 80,649°
Latitude: 7,857°

About

A sacred pilgrimage site for 22 centuries, this cave monastery, with its five sanctuaries, is the largest, best-preserved cave-temple complex in Sri Lanka. The Buddhist mural paintings (covering an area of 2,100 m2 ) are of particular importance, as are the 157 statues.


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Hotels and places to stay

Sundaras Resort & Spa

Address
Distance: 0,6 mi
189 Kandy Road
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Amaya Lake

Address
Distance: 3,1 mi
Kap-Ela-Kandalama
21100 Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Vista Casa Dambulla Boutique

Address
Distance: 0,4 mi
Casa Dambulla Boutique Villa
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vista Sujatha Tourist Rest

Address
Distance: 1,3 mi
Kurunegala Junction, Kandy, Jaffna Hwy
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Thilanka Resort And Spa

Address
Distance: 2,5 mi
#51, Gadawalayaya, Moragollawa
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Boulder Range Resort

Address
Distance: 3,3 mi
Monaravila Yaya, Kiralagolla
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grand Kalundawa Waterfront Resort

Address
Distance: 3,4 mi
Kalundawa Road
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vista Devika Village

Address
Distance: 1,6 mi
Devika Village
21100 Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dambulu Oya Family Park

Address
Distance: 3,6 mi
Kalundawa Road
Dambulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


PELWEHERA VILLAGE RESORT

Address
Distance: 3,5 mi
BULAGALA JUNCTION HABARANA ROAD
21120 DAMBULLA
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from the area

What to see in Sri Lanka - Dambulla Cave Temple HighLights - KanCanDo

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 43:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kanchana Mallawathantri

Highlights of What to see in Dambulla Dambulla Cave Temple or the Golden Temple of Dambulla (Rangiri Dambulla in Sinhala) is one of the eight World Heritage spots in Sri Lanka Dambulla Cave...

Dambulla Sri Lanka Acme Travels

Published: June 09, 2012
Length: 08:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Acmetravels

Dambulla cave Temple (also known as the Golden Temple of Dambulla) is a world heritage site (1991) in Sri Lanka, situated in the central part of the country. This site is situated 148 km (92...

Golden Temple, Dambulla, Sri Lanka HD

Published: August 10, 2012
Length: 50:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dana Tomeckova

http://www.hoya.sk/rady-a-tipy/1401-sri-lanka.

Ryan & Eric's Habitat trip to Sri Lanka

Published: April 23, 2013
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Leonard Theisen

Two Site Development employees who helped build a home in Sri Lanka for a family in need.Well done Eric and Ryan.

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