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Private Day Trip: Horton Plains and Pedro Tea Factory from Nuwara Eliya
"6am: Make a pre-dawn start to Horton Plains National Park a UNESCO World Heritage Site7:30am - 12:30pm: Take a guided walk along the park's nature trails to a viewpoint known as World’s End. You may encounter a variety of wildlife including endemic Rhino-horned and Hump-nosed Lizards highland bird species including the Sri Lanka White-eye Dull-blue Flycatcher Sri Lanka Bush Warbler Yellow-eared Bulbul. Also keep your eye out for troops of Bear Monkey and Sambar (Sri Lanka’s largest species of deer) which are regularly seen in the plains close to the entrance. You will continue your journey up to Bakers Falls
From $62.00
 
"Private Tour of Pinnawala
"Private Tour of Pinnawala Kandy and Peradeniya ""You will be picked up form Colombo city or the Colombo International Airport (CMB) or your hotel in Negombo Kochchikada or Waikkal and then proceed to Kandy. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage where elephants are well taken care of and being bathed and bottle fed. Later go to a Kandy; Kandy is the cultural symbol of Sri Lanka and you will visi Kandy Lake and Kandy market for handy-craft shopping. When it's lunch time feel free to ask your driver for some recommendations for local restaurants. After lunch visit the Gem Museums and see a cultural show that includes an exciting live fire walking performance. Also stop by the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens that is re including of orchids
From $120.00
 
Kandy Day Tour with Visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
"We will pick you up at 8:00 am and start heading towards Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. It was funded in 1975 by the Department of Wild Life Conservation on a 25-acre coconut plantation on the Maha Oya River. The orphanage was established to feed nurse and house young elephants found abandoned by their mothers. The best time to visit is the feeding time and the bathing time when all the elephants are taken to the river close by. On the way you can see the spice garden followed by Kandy Ro 147 acres in extent with more than 4000 species of rare and endemic trees and plants as well as flora from the tropical world. You do not want to miss the Orchid House that has more than 300 varieties of exquisite orchid from the rare indigenous Foxtail and Vesak orchids. You can also see g spice garden double coconut palms cacti
From $30.00

More Restaurants in Pinnawala

Pinnawala Restaurant

We only had a drink here. The restaurant is next to the river where the elephant come to bathe twice a day. Get there early if you want to have a ring side seat to watch the bathing. To be honest it...
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freya_heaven
Sep 09, 2005

Pinnawala Restaurant

Since I came here with a tour group, our tables were already reserved. I don't remember what exactly I ate but I remember that there was a buffet.The entrance to the restaurant is a giant elephant. ...
yumyum
Aug 05, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Pinnawala

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Temple of the tooth

The museum of the Temple is located on the second and third floors of the New Palace. Rare manuscripts, statues, murals and carvings and other similar artefacts are housed here. When you leave the...
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Kandy Lake

Kiri Muhuda has a great history behind it but there is nothing special about it to visit. It is just like every other lake. To make the visit interesting we took a ride on the boat. The boat ride was...
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Top 5 Pinnawala Writers

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cazz38

"THERE SOOO CUTE!!!!!"
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yumyum

"Welcome to Pinnawala"
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freya_heaven

"Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage"
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Sambawalk

"Pinnawela elephant orphanage"
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Mozumbus

"The Elephant Orphanage"
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