Yala National Park – Wildlife Adventures Await!

Designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, the park consists of over 215 bird species and six endemic species in Sri Lanka. There have been an approximate 44 mammals recorded in the park and it is said that Yala has the highest concentration of leopards in the world. History In 1560, Spanish cartographer Cipriano Sanchez…

The Secret Garden of Bevis Bawa – A Mystical Hidden Treasure

The garden is located inside the house of famous architect Bewis Bawa and is a gorgeous site to visit if you are driving down to Bentota. The house has a beautiful collection of artworks on display, from sensual sculptures to murals. Bewis Bawa Born in 1909, and a decent of the Dutch Burger ancestry, Bewis…

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage – Roam with jumbos!

If you have an interest in elephants or simply are an animal lover, make sure that you visit Sri Lanka’s splendid Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Here are some facts about this wonderful place. Overview Kegalle in Sri Lanka is the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Easily one of the most amazing attractions of Sri Lanka, the Pinnawala Elephant…