Dambulla which is located in the Central Province of Sri Lanka is truly a treasure trove of cultural monuments and many other attractions that are definitely worth a visit.
Dambulla Cave Temple
The main attraction in Dambulla is the Dambulla Cave Temple Complex and it is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. From resorts, the likes of The Paradise Resort & Spa Dambulla, travelling to this cave temple is easy and quick.
If you wish to be closer to a large variety of dragonflies, birds, and butterflies in their natural habitats, Popham’s Arboretum is the place to be. It’s a man-made forest done by an Englishman and it’s indeed one of the most picturesque places you find in Dambulla.
The Dedicated Economic Centre
This bustling produce market is in the heart of the Dambulla town and is the biggest wholesale fruits and vegetable market in Sri Lanka. Make a visit here and be enthralled in the city buzz.
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium
Those who stay at Dambulla hotels often check on whether the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium hosts any cricket matches during their stay periods, simply because being at a match in Sri Lanka is exhilarating altogether! It’s a 30,000- seat stadium that’s located near the Dambulla reservoir and a must-visit if a cricket match is being hosted here.