Visit Beautiful Habarana Lake on the Way to Anuradhapura

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Habarana is a charming city belonging to the Anuradhapura District in the north central region of Sri Lanka. Being located in a major road junction, Habarana is very close to Sigiriya and is a perfect stop for nature lovers. Habarana is also the starting point of departure for safari trips to Minneriya and Kaudulla national parks, which offer some of the island’s best elephant-watching.

Elephant Back Safari in Habarana
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The main attraction in Habarana is the beautiful Habarana Lake. The small footpath around it makes it possible to have a calm walk around it. You can get a elephant ride in the lake area. The area is surrounded by lush greenery and wilderness. A walk around it will give you a chance to watch many interesting creatures.

Habarana Lake Sri Lanka
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A place situated not far from the ancient rock fortress of Sigiriya and the Dambulla Cave temple, Habarana attracts those who are interested in a day-excursion. The area is a paradise for those who love history and wildlife.

If you are staying at one of our hotels in Dambulla, you should not miss to go take a look at the Habarana lake which is only 30 minutes away – our helpful team will assist you in arranging an excursion. Check dates for availability and book your stay today.