Destination Details

Destination Title Dampulla cave temple Srilanka
City / State Matale
Description
Dambulla cave temple is also known as Golden Temple of Dambulla. It is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. The rock towers 160 m over the surrounding plains.There are more than 80 documented caves in the surrounding area. Major attractions are spread over five caves, which contain statues and paintings. These paintings and statues are related to Gautama Buddha and his life. There are a total of 153 Buddha statues.