Habarana is a small picturesque city in the Anuradhapura District in the northern central region of Sri Lanka. The city is famed for its chain of high class tourist resorts which are extremely eco-friendly and have been built towards the beneficial aspects of the natural environment.
It is an ideal destination for safari lovers as it is the starting point for safari tours in the nearby Minneriya Sanctuary which is heavily populated by elephants and other species of wildlife. It is also the site of a famed organic farm which specialise in high yield argro-crops. Situated near the ancient rock fortress and castle ruin of Sigiriya and the Dambulla Cave temple, Habarana also attracts those who are interested in the intriguing history of this tiny island as day excursion can be taken to the ancient areas of the country to explore the past lives of great kings and their monuments. It is a renowned paradise for those who love natural history and wildlife and offers some of the most amazing Sri Lanka holiday packages.
Things to do in Habarana
- Visit Minneriya National Park
- Visit Kaudulla National Park
- Visit Ritigala Forest Monastery
- Visit Hurulu Eco Park
- Visit Habarana Buddhist Temple