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Sigiriya Museum and Information Centre

Sigiriya Museum and Information Centre

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Published by Publication Unit, Central Cultural Fund in Colombo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor, Sudharshan Seneviratne.
ContributionsSeneviratne, Sudharshan., Madhyama Saṃskr̥tika Aramudala (Sri Lanka)
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23930612M
ISBN 109789556132274
LC Control Number2009346839
OCLC/WorldCa434443141


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sigiriya museum is a very important place to visit every visitor before climb the rock. one of the best archaeological Museum shows the in situ conservation about the /5(). Sigiriya Museum. Built to harmonise with the landscape surrounding the fortress, Sigiriya Museum is almost invisible upon approach.

Not a single tree was cut down in constructing this interactive visitor centre, which holds incredible artefacts unearthed from the site just metres away. Attraction. Normal price (USD) Normal price (LKR) SAARC price (LKR) Culture and museums Sigiriya Rock.

Sigiriya Museum (if done. The entrance to the Sigiriya Museum (Figure 1) is through a brick tunnel that is designed in the same way as the archway of Water Garden of the Sigiriya Royal. Sigiriya Tourism/5(). Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress can be crowded, so we recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot.

If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress tickets and tours on Tripadvisor/5(K).

We recommend booking National Museum Kandy tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 14 National Museum Kandy tours on Tripadvisor/5(78). The museum in Sigiriya is well known to be the most attractive in South Asia, managed by the Central Cultural Fund.

Sigiriya Museum represents its cultural, technological and archaeological value. Three decades of archaeological research on Sigiriya, the famous UNESCO world heritage site, can be explored at the Sigiriya Museum.

Situated in Sigiriya, miles from Sigiriya Rock, Eighth Wonder Resort features accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a shared lounge and a garden. This 4-star hotel offers a hour front desk and room service. The air-conditioned rooms provide a garden view and come with a desk and free WiFi/10().

The Sigiriya Museum is a nice place to gather more info and knowledge about the main attraction (Lion Rock). My self i prefer if the visitor will stop here first before heading to the Rock. You can see different items collected and discovered from the big palace in different timing.

Give it a visit.5/5(). Sigiriya and Cave Temple with Pidurangala Rock - Full Day Private Tour (From US$) Day tour to Sigiriya & Dambulla from Kandy by Aaliya Tours (From US$) Rock Climbing Pidurangala Rock & Sigiriya Rock From Colombo (From US$) Private Day Tour from Colombo to Sigiriya, Pidurangala and Cave Temple (From US$)5/5(K).

By former Archaeological Commissioner Dr. Raja De Silva. The theories and views on the subject of the paintings may be divided into two broad categories: firstly they portray human beings, i.e., queens, princesses and maids of the court of Kassapa I (AC ) in a secular or religious milieu (Bell14; Wijesekera NDRaghavan MD ; Chutiwongs, Prematilleke.

Expedia has a wide range of information about Sigiriya Museum whether its about nearby hotels, flights or local attractions in Sigiriya Museum. (2 km) of Sigiriya Museum and Ancient City of Sigiriya. Pidurangala Rock is mi ( km) away. Sunshine Resort & Spa £33 Book your Sigiriya Museum Holiday.

View deals for Hotel Sigiriya. Business-friendly enjoy the breakfast. Ancient City of Sigiriya is minutes away. Complimentary wireless Internet access and free valet parking are free, and this resort also features an outdoor pool.9/10().

Today Sigiriya is a UNESCO listed World Heritage Site. It is one of the best-preserved examples of ancient urban planning. It is the most visited historic site in Sri Lanka and regarded as the 8 th wonders of the ancient world.

Dambulla km. Dambulla is a rock temple like Sigiriya constructed during the reign of King Vttagamini Abhaya ( BC. If u climbing the sigiriya rock, best time to visit in early morning.i was start to climb the rock at am. Becos the weather s too hot due to the summer. U hv to buy tickets from ticket s located in between Sigiriya & Habarana town, turn right from /5(K).

SIGIRIYA KM ( Miles) From Colombo. Sigiriya also known as the Lion's Rock is a rock fortress and a palace located in the Matale district of Sri Lanka.

This ruin is surrounded by gardens, ponds and other structures. Sigiriya was built by King Kassapa and it is included as a World Heritage site.

Sigiriya is the best preserved city centre. Within 6 miles (10 km) of this Dambulla hotel, you'll find Pidurangala Rock and Ancient City of Sigiriya. Also within 9 miles (15 km) are Sigiriya Museum and Minneriya National Park.

Multiple dining options. This luxury hotel includes 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. Traveling on business?/5.

Situated in Dambulla, this guesthouse is mi ( km) from Sigiriya Museum and mi ( km) from Ancient City of Sigiriya. Pidurangala Rock. Pidurangala rock, located about 2 kilometres north of Sigiriya is usually overlooked, but this mountain also has an interesting history.

Tourists could also pay a visit to the Sigiriya Museum which has an audio visual show that gives tourists a good background of Sigiriya. The museum bookshop has a good selection of books of Sri Lankan history. Hotel Sigiriya is rated "Superb" by our guests.

Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails.9/10(). Sigiriya is an archelological site in North Central Sri Lanka. It contains the ruins of an ancient palace complex, built during the regin of King Kasyapa (AD - AD).

It is one of the 7 world heritage sites in Sri Lanka and is one of it's most popular tourist destinations. Primarily an archaeological site museum, it is also a visitor information centre and a research facility. It brings into focus the results of decades of archaeological research at Sigiriya and the surroundings extending up to Dambulla.

One can get a clear. understanding of the history of Sigiriya from prehistoric times to the present day.

Sigiriya Museum: not worth visiting - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Sigiriya, Sri Lanka, at Tripadvisor.1/5().

Pinthaliya Resort & Spa features accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a bar and a garden. The property is located 11 km from Sigiriya Rock, 17 km from Sigiriya Museum and 45 km from Minneriya National Park.

The resort provides garden views, an outdoor pool, a hour front desk, and free WiFi is/10(95). Destination Description This rock fortress was built by king kasyapa in the 5th century A.D. And was a royal citadel for more than.

Sigiriya Museum and Infor mation Centre. SIGIRIYA: THE ROCK FORTRESS. 1 5 5. Rohan Wickramasinghe. A Sigiriya maiden fresco. shelters in the Author: Rohan Wickramasinghe. Jetwing Vil Uyana features modern accommodation set amidst a spectacular man-made wetland.

Free WiFi is available and rooms feature cable TV with an entertainment system. Residences at Vil Uyana feature teak flooring and a balcony, with both fan and air-conditioning provided. Video games, a DVD player and radio areReviews: Sigiriya Village is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind.

Just use the Let us know what you need section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want to book a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service with prices and more information/10().

SAARC Cultural Centre, Colombo in collaboration with the Department of National Museums, Sri Lanka. It is a welcome initiative by the SAARC Cultural Centre to address pressing issues that the South Asian museologists face.

A museum is not merely a storehouse of the past but an active educational centre that both presents and. Situated in Dambulla, this villa is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sigiriya Museum and Ancient City of Sigiriya.

Pidurangala Rock is mi ( km) away. Situated in Dambulla, this villa is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sigiriya Museum and Ancient City of Sigiriya. Pidurangala Rock is mi ( km) away. W W W. Offering an outdoor swimming pool and spa and wellness centre, Signature by Amaya Kandalama Dambulla is located in Sigiriya.

Free WiFi access is available in this resort. The air-conditioned accommodation will provide you with a TV and seating area.

There is also an electric kettle and minibar. Featuring a spa bath,/10(90). With a stay at Sigiriya Jungles in Dambulla, you'll be mi ( km) from Pidurangala Rock and mi ( km) from Sigiriya Museum.

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a hour front desk, and luggage storage. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and a meeting room.

The museum includes a beautiful model of Sigiriya, which provides an excellent overview of the site and illustrates its cultural importance beyond the natural beauty of the place.

Here is the theory that he has always hosted a Buddhist monastery, although the idea that Sigiriya was a palace or a fortress still prevails. Hotel Sigiriya is situated in vicinity of sigiri art gallery and features barbecue and a library. The building, decorated in a traditional style, hides 79 tasteful rooms.

Facilities here include currency exchange, a lift and a news stand. The venue is located in a resort area, close to Sigiri Safari/   The Sigiriya Museum has six display halls, two open terraces, an information centre, connecting bridges, counter to issue tickets, recreational hall, book stall, souvenir stall, AV cinema, seat auditorium and lecture hall, archaeological enclosures, display stalls and open air theatre, rest rooms and a cafeteria.

Heritance Kandalama offers panoramic views of the Sigiriya Rocks. Boasting a spectacular architecture, this unique design hotel provides 3 impressive pools and exotic activities like bird watching. Kandalama Heritance is a minute drive from UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the 2,year-old cave temple at Dambulla andReviews: View deals for Amaara Forest Hotel Sigiriya.

Business-friendly enjoy the breakfast. Near Ancient City of Sigiriya. WiFi and parking are free, and this resort also features 3 restaurants.8/10(5). - Pidurangala is a massive rock formation located a few kilometers north of Sigiriya in Sri Lanka.

It has an interesting history closely related to that of the Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Climbing to the 5/5(K).Instead of long bus journeys or haggling with cabs, see Sri Lanka's Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave Temple in one stress-free and illuminating private tour from Kandy.

With your own air-conditioned vehicle to relax in and a driver-guide to share the UNESCO-listed sites’ history; cover more ground in a day, be free to make other stops, and /5(26).Sigiriya Jungles is rated "Superb" by our guests.

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