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Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour With Village Experience Overview

Trip Location: Colombo

Gateway to the wonder of Sri Lanka, Colombo has a rich colonial heritage and boasts of having some very scenic and popular attractions. You would want to relax, try local food or indulge in leisure activities, Colombo has it all. Get a chance to head out of the city and go on an incredible journey with Sigiriya Rock Fortress day tour with village experience.

What To Expect:

Explore the beautiful Lion's Rock Fortress:
Sigiriya or Lion's Rock Fortress is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and locals call it Eighth Wonder of the World. Sigiriya Rock Fortress day tour allows you to explore the ancient palace and fortress complex with significant archaeological importance.

Climb up 1,200 Steps to See the Magnificent Views:
This Lion-like structure has a lot to offer. Begin your 1,200 steps climb up to the top of the fortress to bask in the awesome view of the surrounding area. An open-air spiral stairway leads to a long, sheltered gallery in the sheer rock face awaits you on the halfway.

Join the Daily Tasks of Hiriwadunna Village:
a bullock cart ride to cooking class and a fishing trip, experience all of it with Sigiriya Rock Fortress day tour. Engaging in the daily activities of the villagers will help you have an insider look at the culture and traditions of the place.

Get Driven to Sigiriya In a Comfortable Vehicle:
Sigiriya Rock Fortress day tour with village experience comes with hassle-free transfer service. Get transferred to the location in an air-conditioned and spacious car that will keep you at complete ease. Book the package for perfect Sri Lanka memories.

Know Before You Go:

Pick-up Timings: 5:40 am (within Colombo city limits)

Vehicle Options:
- Car (up to 3 people): Toyota Axio, Prius Hybrid, Premio/Honda Fit Shuttle or similar
- Mini Van (4-7 people): Toyota KDH/Nissan Caravan or similar

- Children aged 4 - 11 years can avail child ticket.
- Infants under the age of 3 years can avail the package for free.
- A minimum of 2 people are required to book this tour.

Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour With Village Experience Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    5:40 am: hotel pick up

    9:30 am: arrive at Sigiriya

    If you wish, begin your 1,200 steps up to the top of the rock itself.

    12:00 pm: make your way back down

    12:30 pm: proceed to Hiriwadunna village.

    Break for traditional lunch with villagers

    2:00 pm: Enjoy the village experience with a bullock cart ride, cooking class and fishing boat ride.

    4:00 pm: make your way back towards Colombo

    8:00 pm: Drop off at your respective hotel


  • Traditional lunch with locals
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  • Bottled water


  • Sigiriya rock fortress day tour with village experience

Other Inclusions

  • Private tour
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  • English speaking driver/guide
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  • Insurance provided by the operator
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  • Entrance fees to Sigiriya
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  • Village experience at Hiriwadunna


  • Transportation by air-conditioned car
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  • Hotel pick up and drop off

Things To Carry

  • Thrillophilia Voucher
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  • Valid ID Proof


  • If climbing up to Sigiriya, carry your own bottle of water as it may not be readily available around the fortress.
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  • We recommend comfortable walking shoes, light and comfortable clothing, sunglasses/sunscreen.
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  • The climb up the steps is an optional activity in the tour
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  • Pregnant women, travellers with heart problems or other serious medical conditions are not recommended on the tour.
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  • People who will need the use of a wheelchair are not recommended.
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  • The itinerary sequence may change depending on the time and weather conditions

Tour Type

  • This is a private tour

Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour With Village Experience: Cancellation Policy

  • If cancelled 48 hours prior to the date of the activity: Full Refund
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  • If cancelled within 48 hours of the date of the activity: No Refund

Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour With Village Experience: Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 15 business days
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  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour With Village Experience: Booking Confirmation Policy

  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

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