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Mulgirigala Raja Maha Vihara

450 B | North of Tangalle, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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Mulgirigala Is call as small sigiriya . it is situated just 15 KM far from tangalle . one of king was control the big rock long time ago . now its call mulgirigala Rajamaha viharaya.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
450 B | North of Tangalle, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a really beautiful tuk tuk ride from Tangalle. I highly recommend taking the tuk tuk as you get to see the beautiful area. We visited twice. The first time there were many monkeys on the walls and we got to enjoy the entire...More

Thank IAlwaysGetATravelBug
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's an ancient temple but not well kept, lots of monkeys around and the sleeping Buddha is beautiful.

Thank koolprash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location. Arly morning really biutifull bicous with son. This pleace have big history with sri lanka king and monk with buddies attachment. Good for travel..

Thank Malan s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are quite a few steps to get to the top of the temple but you get rewarded with a really amazing view ( there is a small path that leads behind the temple to a great viewpoint) We we're almost the only foreigners there...More

Thank culturelinx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

best place for relax.i been there few days ago.nice view and temple also good .i will be back soon.reccomaded for all travelers

Thank Ub S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This ancient and historical temple is a must for tourists. It is built into a massive rock with several rows of steps to take visitors and devotees to the place of worship. Modest dress and no footwear.

Thank fjp4564
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Definitely worth a visit, be sure you are there early. We enjoyed a great tour by a volunteer who showed us the details and told us about the history. Would definitely recommend a tour guide. Beautiful views when 500+ steps up.

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Been there for relax.nice view.recommend for all travel to be there.jungle temple with amazing view.

Thank Dilan K
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place. If you visited polonnaruwa, dambulla not need to go here nice temple made in top of the rock very interesting place.

Thank petsmit
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Worth skipping if you've seen other cave temples, such as those at Dumbulla. Like many Sri Lankan sites, charges have skyrocketed for foreigners -- with this temple charging a whopping 500 Rupee Ticket fee (150% higher than it once was -- and over 1,000% higher...More

Thank Carlos Scott L
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Jimmi N
8 March 2017|
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Response from BuDdhipriyankara1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,You can get a walasmulla bus from tangalle main bus stand. get down from mulgirigala junction. about 500M from junction to mulgirigala temple...
19 August 2016|
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Response from SIIRIke | Reviewed this property |
About 600, some of them are more high but it's OK!you must not hurry and it's better to go early in the morning=few people and not so hot!