27 Spathodea Ave (0.1 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Offering views of the garden "27" Spathodea- Oasis in the City is located in Colombo in the Colombo District Region 1.6 km from Asiri Surgical Hospital. Free WiFi is offered and free private parking is available on site.
5 Skelton Road (0.4 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Situated in Colombo 2.8 km from Mount Lavinia Beach Dolce Casa features accommodation with a restaurant free private parking a bar and a terrace. The property is set 3.7 km from U.S.
43 Fife Road Havelock Road Colombo (0.6 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Hotel Janaki is located just 1 km from the Colombo Beach. It offers modern accommodation with an outdoor pool 2 dining options and free Wi-Fi in public areas.
1a Stubbs Place Colombo 05 (0.6 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Situated in the heart of Colombo 2.2 km from Asiri Surgical Hospital Thambili Island @ Stubbs features a sun terrace and views of the city. Free private parking is available on site.
42/3 Dickmans Rd (0.6 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Nivasais a newly renovated 70-year old house. It is located 2.2 km from Asiri Surgical Hospital and 3.1 km from U.S. Embassy. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site.
17 Mahasen Mawatha Thimbrigasyaya (0.7 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Mahasen By Cinnamon in Colombo features 2-star accommodation with a garden and a terrace. The property is located 3.1 km from U.S. Embassy and 5 km from R Premadasa Stadium. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.
No. 210 Torrington Avenue Colombo 0 (0.8 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Trillium Hotels - Colombo 7 is a popular choice amongst travelers in Colombo whether exploring or just passing through. Both business travelers and tourists can enjoy the property's facilities and services.
61/1 Visakha Road (0.8 km from Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple)
Featuring a shared lounge Visakha 6 is located in Colombo in the Colombo District region 2.9 km from Mount Lavinia Beach and 3.4 km from U.S. Embassy.
Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Bambalapitiya Ceylon City Hotel promises a relaxing and wonderful visit.
Offering a restaurant Hotel Sunshine is located just 600 metres from the Bambalapitiya Railway Station and 2.4 km from the Sri Lanka National Museum.
Featuring private balconies in the rooms ACA B&B is located in Colombo Colpetty (Colombo 03).
Ivy Lane Colombo is located in Colombo. Free WiFi access is available.
Ocean Breeze Apartment located in the sea side of Colombo offers accommodations at just a 5-minute walk from the Wellawatta Beach.
Located in Colombo Colombo Villa at Cambridge Place features free WiFi a garden and year-round outdoor pool. U.S. Embassy is 1.4 km away.
Hotel Sapphire is 4.5 km from the Sri Lanka National Museum and the National Art Gallery.
Juliana Hotel is conveniently located in the popular Colpetty area.
Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Colpetty Comfort@15 hotel - Colombo promises a relaxing and wonderful visit.
Best Western Elyon Colombo features a rooftop bar and lounge a fitness centre a business centre and rooms with city views and free WiFi access.
6 km from U.S. Embassy West Inn Colombo is situated in Colombo and features air-conditioned rooms.
Strategically located in Colombo and only 1.5 km from the U.
Offering sea views all round and an outdoor pool Platinum One Suites Colombo offers accommodation in Colombo. U.S. Embassy is 1.
Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Colombo Wellawatte beach AV15 promises a relaxing and wonderful visit.
The 4.5-star Ocean Edge Suites & Hotel Colombo offers comfort and convenience whether you're on business or holiday in Colombo.
Enjoying a beachfront location on Colombo Beach Global Towers offers value-for-money accommodation with 24-hour room service.
Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple Colombo is one of the most prominent and respected places of worship in Sri Lanka. Located in the heart of the capital city, it is a major center for Buddhism and an important spiritual hub for people of all faiths. The temple complex includes several buildings, including a main shrine hall and a number of smaller shrines and stupas. Much admired by both locals and visitors alike, the impressive architecture, extensive landscaped gardens and peaceful atmosphere make this temple a must-visit attraction.
The main hall of Asokaramaya houses a large golden statue of Gautama Buddha which is believed to be over 500 years old. Other features include beautifully adorned walls with traditional frescoes depicting scenes from Buddhist tradition. The three ancient dagobas located around the grounds are also worth admiring, as they serve as reminders of Sri Lanka’s long-standing cultural heritage.
In addition to its religious purpose, Asokaramaya also serves as an educational site that offers classes on Buddhist philosophy, meditation, chanting and other aspects related to Buddhism. Visitors can learn more about this ancient religion through lectures given by monks or take part in guided tours that explain the significance behind certain elements within the premises.
The annual Poson Festival held at Asokaramaya is another spectacle not to be missed; during this time thousands of devotees congregate at the temple complex to celebrate the arrival of Lord Buddha in Sri Lanka two and a half millennia ago. In addition to colorful ceremonies and shows, participants can enjoy traditional music performances and street fairs that showcase local crafts. After all these attractions, visitors are invited to sample delicious vegetarian dishes served by nearby temples as part of their offering for Poson celebrations. With its breathtaking atmosphere, sculpturesque appeal and picturesque surroundings, Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple Colombo promises an unforgettable pilgrimage experience!