Colombo To Kandy attractions

Gardens in Colombo To Kandy

Henerathgoda Botanic Gardens

The Henerathgoda Botanic Gardens near Gampaha, 32km northwest of Colombo, are where the first rubber trees in Asia were planted (in 1876, after being brought here from Brazil). These lush tropical gardens cover 17 h…
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Millennium Elephant Foundation

The Millennium Elephant Foundation houses elephants rescued from aggressive mahouts, and elephants retired from working in temples. Be aware that though elephants are well-cared for here they are chained for quite l…
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Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage

Initially created to protect abandoned or orphaned elephants, this is one of Sri Lanka’s most popular attractions. It's a highly commercialised experience, with hefty entrance fees for foreigners (25 times the local…