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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since we arrived in Habarana early, around 0930 on 8th August 2018, well before the checking-in time at the hotel, we decided to while away the time by visiting Habarana Lake, situated about 4 km from Habarana Junction. It was an unexpectedly pleasant and an...More

Thank Seevali D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at the Other Corner and so had easy access to the lake where, under the guidance of the resident naturalist, we saw 33 varieties of bird. There was evidence that elephants do visit the lake, although we didn’t see any. That said,...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

There’s a wide, clear footpath surrounding the lake which although dusty is great to wander along, with plenty of interesting plants, flowers and some wildlife to see along the way. Especially lovely in the sunshine. Elephants (sadly with people on top) will pass by you...More

Thank LilyTelf
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Its just beautiful, and the water lilies , in all their shades of white and pink are beautiful. It makes you appreciate nature so much more.

Thank 310dorina
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Road entrance is about 5 minutes walk from roundabout in Habarana - not signposted so need to ask. Pleasant stroll by lake though a lot of lake now covered in weed. Birds nice. We also met a couple having an elephant ride and saw a...More

Thank 447Emma
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We were staying at the Hotel Cinnamon Village Habarana - So we had direct access to the lake privately. We did see public coming there on Elephant Rides at the other end. The Lake is small but beautiful and is a Bird Watcher's Paradise.

Thank rvpmumbai
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Settled next to the great Cinnamon Lodge complex, I was very impressed with the wildlife , Wild Birds and Butterflys. High light was seeing a 9 foot long Monitor Lizard e,merge from the lake on two occasions. Saw at least two various sized monkey troops....More

Thank DOUG Y
Reviewed 4 May 2018

its a lake situated very close to habarana city, had road with sand until to the end of the lake, many sri lankans come here with their families to take a bath, nice road to walk in the afternoon.

Thank Erica F
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This is a great place to spot many water birds. Its a public lake where you dont have to get permission from anyone to visit. You can walk here from the main road, there is a turn off that says sorrowwa resort. from there you...More

Thank Evarts123
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

If you are staying at a hotel nearby especially the Habarana Village this tour is a must. You are taken to a local village by jeep where you will see typical village houses and take a short walk to the lake. Here you embark on...More

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