About Pidurangala

An awe-inspiring rock, Pidurangala stands proudly above the landscape of Sri Lanka’s enchanting Cultural Triangle. An ancient rock steeped in history, it has many stories to tell and offers an incredible experience for those making the trek to its summit.

From its historical significance and the temple at the entranceway to the climb, one can make to the top, discover why this captivating site has become such a popular attraction.


Learn about an event-filled past, when it served as a sanctuary during the age of kings


Visit this sacred site, a place of worship very much linked to the story of Pidurangala


Explore a distinctive part of the rock that was once a refuge for meditating monks


Make the ascent on an adventure which offers an unforgettable reward at the summit