Village Tour
Hiriwadunna is just 02 Km (05 minutes - drive from Habarana, The trek through the archetypal Sri Lankan typical village, an incredible opportunity to be immerged in the nature and culture also Hiriwadunna is fame to amazing dry-zone bird life and a fascinating native wildlife. The trek begins with a ride by the bullock cart through un-disturbed village track then a adventure voyage by a catamaran at the scenic Hiriwadunna lake - which have a over view of Sigiriya rock fortress and the Pidurangala rock.
Day 1
Hiriwadunna Trek
Hiriwadunna is just 02 Km (05 minutes - drive from Habarana, The trek through the archetypal Sri Lankan typical village, an incredible opportunity to be immerged in the nature and culture also Hiriwadunna is fame to amazing dry-zone bird life and a fascinating native wildlife. The trek begins with a ride by the bullock cart through un-disturbed village track then a adventure voyage by a catamaran at the scenic Hiriwadunna lake - which have a over view of Sigiriya rock fortress and the Pidurangala rock. The reservoir itself, surrounded by scrub jungle, marshland and slash & burn cultivation lands.
Day 1
Bullock Cart Ride
Bullock Cart (Double Ox Cart) – Locally called as ‘’Karaththa’’ which will transport through the next phase of the adventure. The journey continues through dense shrub forests, Paddy lands and observing many forest birds and other wildlife including monkeys, wild hares, python, Mongoose, lizards, peacocks, parrots and even elephants. Sightseeing of the rural village day life possible while on the cart ride. Also discover a variety of seasonal fruits which can be seen on nearby trees in front of every house in the village.
Day 2
Catamaran Safari with bonus ‘Chena Visit’
Hiriwadunna Lake - Catamaran Safari - A voyage by an authentic fishing catamaran( locally named as ‘’Oruwa’’) atop of the glassy surface of the attractive nature - kissed and scenic Hiriwadunna Lake.The journey takes you to a ''Cheena'' (Slash & Burn Cultivation land) witness the farming techniques & enjoy a aromatic ginger tea with Palm Jaggery or a herbal tea or a sweet king coconut. On your way back observe the greeny marshlands and scented tropical dry-zone huge wild trees. The lake which is a home of many amazing bird species and rare butterflies and dragonflies also chance of experiencing bird watching while on the Catamaran such like Peacocks, green pigeons,comorants,green bee-eaters, variety of King fishers, Hawks, Eagles,fish Owls, Herons and many more birds and Grey monkeys and Tonque monkeys as well.
Day 2
Traditional Village Lunch at a local House
Finally after experiencing the Cart ride and the Catamaran safari the next is the Traditional Lunch at a local house prepared by the village women and the meals prepared in the traditional method using earthenware pots and firewood as fuel.

This is arranged on a typical & traditional Buffet style (Clay pots – buffet) served on a Lotus leaf and a cane thatched flat holder.

The lunch includes: Rice with 06 authentic curries, Papadam, fried lake fish and a green salad.

Desert: Seasonal fruits / Curd with trickle or honey.

Mineral water bottle

• Includes a free Cooking Demonstration
• Guest partake on Preparation of a curry/salad 
• Witnessing the traditional meal preparation methods by the local women

A relax walk back to the main road by the lake bund
Day 2
Overnight Camping in a Lake side at Hiriwadunna Village
Our night camping experience in a slash & burn cultivation land on the edge of the scenic Hiriwadunna Lake which has the over-view of the Sigiriya Rock fortress - allow you to get right
off-beaten track and experience living in the very heart of nature