Aluvihara Rock Cave Temple

Derived from the Sinhalese word ‘Aloka Viharaya’ giving the meaning as ‘Light Temple’, Alu Viharaya Cave Temple is a monument in Matale district and is of critical importance to Buddhists in Sri Lanka. Thripitakaya Sacred book, which contains the doctrine of Lord Buddha was committed to written in this place, where the contents were passed from generation to another by word of mouth until then. During your stay, the journey will be worthless if you missed the chance to peek in and add this to your memory list.