Best Months to Visit: January and May
Recommended Duration: 1 Day
Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
Province: Central Province
Popular for: Ancient ruins
Dambulla is known to be one of the most sought tourist sites in Sri Lanka that is also known to be listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This place is known for its religious and spiritual monuments, peaceful environs, along with the Golden temple along with the Buddhist cave temple, and several other attractions like, Popham’s Arboretum, a wildlife zoo where the visitors can go on jungle safaris, the Rangiri international, a cultural and sports centre and the Jathika Namal Uyana, that is commendable garden worth visiting for the beautiful flora species that are in abundance. This place is at its best during the months from January to May where there is not heavy downpours and thus, is advisable for the vacations and tourist visits.
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium is located in Dambulla which was built with the aim to organize international matches in Sri Lanka.
The Popham's Arboretum which is an amazing botanical garden that has vivid flora and fauna species with excellent highlights of night safari that are pleasurable for nature lovers.
Jathika Namal Uyana which is located at a distance of 9 km from the city is known to be the largest ironwood forest in Asia and also the largest rose quartz mountain as well.
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