Located in close vicinity of the Bandaranaike International Airport, not far from the Negombo town, the Angurukaramulla Temple is visited by many tourists. The temple is well known for its Buddha statue standing 6 metres high.
As you enter this famed site you will see the gigantic sculpture of a dragon at the base of the entrance, as if to shield the temple from evil spirits. Right from the entrance the temple portrays a unique style. The ancient murals and the historic paintings are also much talked about elements of this attraction. As you exit and enter the premises your eyes would not fail to notice the collection of Buddha statues gifted by devotees.