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Dambulla Cave Temple
Top 3 in Important Religious Institution

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UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site    Historical SiteGrotto
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 4-5 hours
Address: Kandy - Jaffna Hwy, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
Phone: +94-662-283605

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Dambulla Caves is a Buddhist grotto in Sri Lanka. It is located in the central part of Sri Lanka, 149 kilometers northeast of Colombo and 60 kilometers north of the ancient capital Kandy. It was built in the 1st century BC. It is a pilgrimage site in Sri Lanka. It is located on a rocky mountain. On the slope.

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Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave Temple from Kandy (Private Day Tour)
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Dambulla Cave Temple is a famous Buddhist cave temple in Sri Lanka, constructed in 1st century B.C. It is situated on a slope on a rock mountain, and is a sacred place in Sri Lanka. The entire cave contains five holy pavilions, 157 statues, and paintings made from natural tree sap. It is a relatively large, well-preserved cave temple, and has a lot of cultural artistic value.
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