Day Trips, Tours and Excursions from Kassapa Lions Rock, Dambulla

Located en-route to Habarana, Kassapa Lions Rock Hotel is found about 20 minutes away from the historic town of Dambulla. A main transportation hub in the region, buses are available daily that run towards the major cities in the country. 31 well appointed chalets are offered at the hotel while amenities include air-conditioning, satellite television and an open air bathroom.

Surrounded by natural habitat, the hotel's restaurant serves Eastern and Western Cuisine while guests can order a la carte or enjoy buffet meals. Other facilities at the hotel include conference facilities, an outdoor swimming pool, wedding packages and a bar. Kassapa Lions Rock Hotel is also of proximity to the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and also the Dambulla Cave Temples.


Kassapa Lions Rock Hotel is ideally located facing the magnificent Sigiriya Rock in a small village by the name of Digampathaha which is only 20 minutes away from Dambulla. A 15km drive towards Habarana will bring you the destination while the distance from Colombo to the hotel is approximately 165km. Dambulla is also a main transportation hub in the area with buses travelling to many parts of the island found in the central station.


Kassapa Lions Rock Hotel is an ideal base from which you can explore many sites of historic and cultural importance such as the ancient kingdoms of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, the Dambulla Cave Temples and also Ritigala. National Parks such as Minneriya and Kaudulla which are quite famous for wild elephants are also of proximity to Kassapa Lions Rock Hotel while Safaris can be arranged to the same.

Guests can also enjoy walks through the natural surroundings leading towards the nearby villages as well as large irrigation tanks. Bird watching is a favorite leisure activity in the area with over 150 species of birds roaming the surroundings while biking is also an exciting way to explore the region with mapped out biking tracks and guides who are available to show you around.