Village tours operate in the Small Village Called Hiriwadunna, only about a few miles from the Habarana Town. You need to consult one of the Village Safari operators to arrange your Village Tour. Complete package includes a Bullock cart ride, Boat Ride, Visit a Village House, See a local Vegetable garden, have a local lunch and Take a Tuk-Tuk Ride.
Bullock Cart Ride - Usually this 03 hour trek begins with a Bullock Cart Ride to Hiriwadunna through unbeaten village tracks. There are 2 Bulls dragging the cart and ride last long the Lake where you get off from the cart and join for Catamaran Boat ride. Ride takes place on the Hiriwadunna lake. You will cruise admiring the amazing views besides the lake which is also overlooking the Sigiriya and pidurangala rocks. At the end of the Tour Boat will dock by the small village on the other side of the shore. You can observe a traditional daily live of a real village house. Should not miss a visit to the paddy field, See a garden where endemic vegetable grown. You can enjoy a simple traditional meal prepared by a village woman the using the Farmer’s hand-picked vegetables from the plot.
We can arrange guided by a professional, self-guided or tailor made cycling holidays in Sri Lanka. Cycling Tours can tailor made covering hill country, valleys, Rain forests, cultural & heritage sites and major cities, lovely beaches and villages on the south or the west.
You can choose from simple few hour leisure road cycling, hardcore mountain biking, adventures cycling tour around the country or family tours.
We offer tailor made cycling packages, so you can let us know where and when you are planning on cycling. Whatever your passion, wherever you want to go, we can get it done. we can adjust the difficulty level as your wish.
Boat or catamaran trips for sightseeing, birdwatching and fishing are offered around Negombo, Bentota and from east-coast and south-coast beach areas.
Muturajawela boat ride is one of the best. You can see wetland’s fauna and much more interestingly, particularly for birders through the wetlands.
Kalpitiya Beach at the northern end of the peninsula consists of a long spit of sand most easily reached by boat across the Kalpitiya lagoon. It’s a lovely stretch of sand and beauty.
Boat journeys along the Bentota Ganga are a peaceful, popular and bird-filled way to pass a late afternoon.
Whale watching boat-trips are arranged in Mirissa and Nilaveli.
HIKING AND TREKKING
Hiking in Knuckles Range – If you prefer something off the main tourist trail, knuckles is the place for you. Definitely worth a visit if you are in kandy/matale, and knuckles can be given as the best alternative for the Hill Country on your itinerary. Once you hike to the top you will be astounded by the beauty of the mountain range. Usually hike is about 5 hour hike and must be accompanied with one of the local park rangers. It’s highly advisable to taking leech socks just in case.
White water rafting in Kitulgala - White Water Rafting in Sri Lanka is amazing fun. Kitulgala is the island’s premier whitewater rafting destination is Kitulgala. It has a grade two and three rapids some 5km upriver from the village. White Water Rafting takes place on the waters of picturesque Kelani River. Safety instruction will be given beforehand. 5 KM session awaits for those brave enough.
CEYLON TEA TOUR
Ceylon Tea Recalls In the minds of many, when you talk about Sri Lanka. Tea cultivation has started with the Sri Lanka’s prosperity during the British colonial period. This has effected on major cultural and environmental changes, leading to the clearance of almost all the highland jungles and the arrival of large numbers of Tamil labourers, drafted in to work the plantations. Today Tea industry plays a critical part in the economy of Sri Lanka and tea estates still dominate the hill country.
TAKE A BATH IN A WATERFALL
See or have a bath on one of the Waterfalls – The Island is home for hundreds of waterfalls and mostly starts from the hill country and spread out towards the indian ocean while enriching the waters of rivers and lakes. Top 10 Best Sri Lanka’s Waterfalls List consists of Bambarakanda, Diyaluma Ella, Bopath Ella, Devon, Ravana Falls, Dunhinda, St Claire’s fall, Ramboda Falls, Bakers fall and the Hunnas falls.
SNORKELING AND DIVING
Snorkeling in Hikkaduwa, Unawatuna or Trincomalee – Many Tourists come to see the famous “coral gardens” of Hikkaduwe on a glass bottom boat. However the reef beach is the best for snorkeling in hikkaduwa. Unawatuna is becoming a one of the hot spot for snorkeling.
In trincomalee, first you will be given a closed water session in the pool after explaining the gear, methods and communications skills required for basic diving. Thereafter it’s time for your snorkeling session at Pigeon Island.