If you travel to Sri Lanka, Dambulla's temple caves should be on your list with must-visit sights. The caves were turned into temples centuries ago and inside, you can find wonderful sculptures and captivating paintings which will make your trip to Sri Lanka even more memorable.
Dambulla's cave temples are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There are five different size caves containing more than 150 representations of Buddha. The whole site can be visited in about an hour because the different temples are very close to each other.
The Great New Monastery is also very impressive because of the huge Buddha that will welcome you at the entrance. You will be astonished by the painter's amazing work. The last cave that you are going to visit is much smaller but inside you can find even more statues of Buddha, as well as statues of the Hindu gods, Murugan and Vishnu.