Kudumbigala Monastery, Arugam Bay

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  • you need a good condition to climb all the way up to the highest point but the view is great and all the caves provide a lot of history. It is a surprisingly well maintained area and the help of stair...  more »
  • We booked a 2 pm tuk tuk to do an afternoon tour. Its about 16 km on paved rd to Panama from Arugam Bay. It is then another 10 km on very bumpy dirt road to the Kudumbigala Monastery. A 1600 year old ...  more »
  • There are limited activities in arugam bay as it is currently the off season. Pretty much, it's hard to get to this monastery and we had our driver drive us to panama (the town the monastery is locate...  more »

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