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Taking the bus to Sigiriya

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Taking the bus to Sigiriya

Hi! Im gonna take the bus to Sigiriya tomorrow (1st April) from Kandy. Will go early morning to the bus station, Anyone knows how often the bus leaves? Is there direct bus to kandy from Sigiriya?

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1. Re: Taking the bus to Sigiriya

Hi there,

At Kandy bus stand (start at Good Shed, this will have most connections - they'll send you to other parts like the AC Express area opposite station if needed) ask for any bus to Dambulla. Destination could be Dambulla, Trinco, Jaffna, Pollonaruwa. There should be one every 15 minutes or so.

In Dambulla, 2 x per hour transfer for bus to Sigiriya. If plan is to climb same day, for morning climb (ultimately start 10.30 AM) leave Kandy 7 AM. For afternoon climb, in case you have accomodation near Sigiirya, of course can leave later.

All the best,

<Erik> & [Sandya]

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2. Re: Taking the bus to Sigiriya

There is one direct bus early in the morning but I am not sure about the time as far as I can remember its around 6.00 am

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