Wildlife, Nature and National Parks in Sri Lanka

According to wildlife experts, Sri Lanka is “Best for Big Game Safaris outside Africa.
  • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

If you’re heading up to Dambulla or Kandy, you’re going to pass by the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka

Travellers information about Kandy Travel from CMB Colombo Airport: 117 km - 3 hours drive. Travel from Colombo: 150 km - 3 hours 50 mins drive. Hire a Car (not cheap, but comfortable) : Car rental can be [...]

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Guide to plan a visit Dambulla Cave Temple

Travellers information of Dambulla Cave Temple Travel from CMB Colombo Airport: 130 km - 3 hours drive. Travel from Colombo: 150 km - 3 hours 45 mins drive. Travel from Kandy: 71 km - 02 [...]

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Guide to plan a visit Sigiriya

Travellers information about Sigiriya Travel from CMB Colombo Airport: 145 km - 4 hours drive. Travel from Colombo: 180 km - 4 hours 30 mins drive. Travel from Kandy: 90 km - 02 hours 30 [...]

  • Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya

Ancient City of Polonnaruwa

Polonnaruwa is formed by Anuradhapura in the north, Sigiriya to the southeast and Kandy to the south and the Polonnaruwa is a part of the Sri Lanka Cultural Triangle. Polonnaruwa shows the interesting blend [...]

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Sacred City of Anuradhapura

Lies 205 km north of Colombo, on the banks of historic Malvathu rive, Anuradhapura, was the first capital of Sri Lanka is uniquely acknowledged as the focal city of Theravada Buddhism. Its history trails [...]

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Welcome to Nuwara Eliya

Often referred to as ‘Little England’, this genteel highland community does have a rose-tinted, vaguely British-country-village feel to it, with its colonial-era bungalows, Tudor-style hotels, well-tended hedgerows and pretty gardens. Indeed, Nuwara Eliya was once [...]

  • Dolphin & Whale Watching

Welcome to Kalpitiya Peninsula

Dolphins and kite-surfing are what brings people to the relatively undeveloped Kalpitiya peninsula. Schools of dolphins hundreds strong can often be seen playing in the offshore waters; boat safaris offer close-up views of these aquatic [...]

  • Negombo Beach

Welcome to Negombo

Negombo is a modest beach town located just 10km from Bandaranaike International Airport. With a stash of decent hotels and restaurants to suit all pockets, a friendly local community, an interesting old quarter and a [...]

  • Surfing & Scuba Diving in Arugam Bay

Welcome to Arugam Bay

Lovely Arugam Bay, a moon-shaped curl of soft sand, is home to a famed point break that many regard as the best surf spot in the country. It's a tiny place, with a population of [...]

  • Bullock Cart Ride

Bullock Cart Rides

A bullock cart is a two-wheeled cart, usually pulled by a bull. It is a means of transportation that has been used since ancient times in various parts of the world. Bullock carts are still [...]