Rakkhiththa Kanda Aranya Senasanaya, Wellawaya

4.4
#16 of 16 in Historic Sites in Uva Province
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  • One of the best places to visit in The Cave temple.There are plenty of monkeys around. Easy climbon the rock.It is a must see, and the walk up is great exercise as well.No entry fee is there.the view ...  more »
  • I recommend visiting this Buddhist site still in activity, with a temple stuck in a granitic chaos (the Wren temple would have been created 2200 years ago), decorated with religious and secular paintings (Buddha, a Christian cross and the coat of arms British blends cheerfully). But the most enjoyable, is the encounter with the monk who is smiling, pleasant, spirited, and who explains (on his cell phone) in a mixture of English, Sinhala and French the history of his temple. Not to be missed, the view from the rock that overlooks the temple: breathtaking, and especially at nightfall (according to the photos).
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  • One of the most historic place in the area. It has a long history. You should visit the temple of you're planning on a trip to Ella area.
  • Must visit place in ella area. This temple have history to king ravana (5000 years ago) amazing caves and surroundings. Temple sub Road is not good for some low ground clearance vehicles. You need to walk 500m to the temple.
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