Pinnawala & Ambuluwawa Day Tour

Pinnawala & Ambuluwawa Day Tour . Get close to elephants and enjoy panoramic views. Discover nature, culture, and elephants in one unforgettable journey

At a Glance

Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage

Get up close with the world’s largest land mammals at Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage. Established in 1975 to rescue orphaned elephants, it now houses around to 40+ elephants, ranging from newborns to elderly matriarchs. Witness heartwarming stories of rescued elephants, including the famous three-legged elephant, Sama. Participate in feeding baby elephants during your visit and watch them playfully bathe in the May Oya river.

Ambuluwawa Tower and Breathtaking Views

 Nestled near Gampola Town, Ambuluwawa Tower offers awe-inspiring panoramas from its 3567-foot peak. Climbing its narrow spiral staircase is a challenge, but the reward is worth it. The 48-meter cone-shaped tower houses a Buddhist Stupa, with multiple viewing platforms as you ascend. Embrace the thrill and enjoy spectacular vistas, just be prepared for the heights.


  • Start the journey early morning.
  • Snacks on the way and proceed to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Enjoy a unique experience at the Millennium Elephant Foundation in Pinnawala: wash, feed, and even ride elephants upon your request
  • Tuk Tuk Ride to Ambuluwawa Tower
  • Climb Ambuluwawa Tower  & Enjoy Scenic View
  • On the way could visit a spice and herbal garden, traditional Batik design factory, wood carving place, etc. depend on clients request only.
  • Return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Pinnawala ElephantsFlying Fox Ambuluwawa Tuk Tuk Ambuluwawa Tower


Elephant Ride


Package includes:
  • English-speaking guide (or guide in specific language upon client request)
  • Comfortable air-conditioned transportation
  • 2 × 500ml water bottles per person
  • Authentic Sri Lankan fruit tasting experience
Not included:
  • Entrance tickets
  • Cost for Tuk Tuks
  • Lunch or any meals

Please be aware that these tours are currently primarily available for departure and return from Colombo and Negombo only. If you are located in other areas, kindly inform our operators during your conversation.

Tour Price:

  • The listed price on Google is for each person sharing the tour with another participant.
  • Each tour requires a minimum of 2 participants to proceed.

Published Rates:

  • The rates on Google are based on tours starting and ending in Colombo city.
  • If the starting and ending points differ, the price may vary accordingly.

Inclusions and Exclusions:

  • Make sure to thoroughly read about what is included and excluded in each tour package. This will help you have a clear understanding of what to expect during your adventure.
How to book this tour ?

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