Sigiriya day tour by Private Helicopter

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Sigiriya day tour by Private Helicopter

Sigiriya day tour by Private Helicopter

The ancient city of SIGIRIYA is a premier eco tourism destination in Sri Lanka which was designated a cultural World Heritage Site in 1982. It is also proposed that the site should be named the eighth wonder of the world, indicating it is in the same league as other international wonders such as the Grand Canyon and Ancient Pyramids.

Translated as ‘Lion Rock' into English, the name of the monument indicates the way in which visitors used to begin their final ascent to the top – through the open jaws and throat (‘giriya') of a lion (‘sinha'). Unfortunately, the only remains of this lion figure are the gigantic paws, sculpted into the side of the rock. The topography of the area is flat except for the massive rock outcrop of the fortress itself (which rises an incredible 600 ft up from the green scrub jungle). The unusual rock is particularly interesting due to its flat top (nearly an acre in size), that was used in its entirety to build King Kasyapa's fortress complex, still evident by the presence of the extensive ruins.

Location Price
Negombo USD 2640
Bentota USD 3366
Colombo USD 2266
Galle/Koggala USD 4648
Hatton USD 3190

* Above mentioned price for a entire helicopter which can carry maximum 4 passengers

Robinson 66 Helicopter (Maximum 4 Passengers)

Pick up locations

  • Negombo – Negombo Beach
  • Bentota – Bentota beach / Gamini School Grounds
  • Colombo – Ratmalana Airport
  • Galle/Koggala – Mahamodara Beach Galle / Koggala Airfield
  • Hatton - Thondaman Stadium Norwood / Dunkeld Helipad Tea Trails

Landing points

  • Sigiriya – Sigiriya Airfield

Rate Includes,

  • Exclusive Helicopter and 1 Crew
  • Ground transport from landing point to Historical sites & back
  • Chauffeur Guide
  • All Taxes

Rate not Includes,

  • Entrance fees to Historical Site
  • Meals