Sacred City of Anuradhapura from Sigiriya (Private Day Tour)

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Sacred City of Anuradhapura from Sigiriya (Private Day Tour)

Walkthrough the ancient ruined city of Anuradhapura, which was the capital for over a millennium until the 10th century AD. View the pagodas, monastic buildings, and ponds that are scattered all over the vast area.

Highlights

  • Walkthrough Ancient Kingdoms.
  • Visit Sacred Anuradhapura City.
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Marvelous Buddha Statue

Includes

  • Transport throughout the tour with an air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Service of an English-Speaking Chauffer.
  • 1 Liter of Bottled Mineral Water Per Person.
  • Hotel Pick & Drop off from Sigiriya.
  • All Taxes & Service Charges.

Excludes

  • Food or Drinks
  • Entrance Fees to all sites
  • Gratuities (optional).
  • Expenses of Personal Nature.

What You Can Expect

Join this 10-hour day tour to Anuradhapura from Sigiriya and make your visit to Sri Lanka a splendid one! Your guide will pick you up from your Sigiriya hotel and take you to explore the most cultural sites in Anuradhapura. Head to lunch before your guide takes you to Mihintale, a central mountain peak that is thought of by some, to be the symbol of Buddhism. Sigiriya – Anuradhapura .Enjoy breakfast at your Sigiriya accommodation before your 8.00 am a pickup. Head out with your guide and begin your 1.5-hour drive to Anuradhapura for a 9:30 am arrival. Your guide will give you a tour of the city including ancient monuments such as Sri Maha Bodhi and Thuparamaya. After visiting Anuradhapura, take a 1-hour break at 2:30 pm for lunch at a local restaurant Anuradhapura After lunch, make a 30-minute drive to Mihintale, one of the most significant sites in the cultural triangle. Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. Here, your guide will take the lead and give you the historical background of this background. Finally, at approximately 5:30 pm you will be transferred back to your Sigiriya hotel.

Additional Note

Comfortable walking shoes and hats recommended for this tour. Drive time may change due to unpredictable road traffic. Photography stops on the way can be arranged but within locations with reasonable parking areas.