Excursions

The fact of it been  centrally  located  makes “The Other Corner” an ideal point to such well known attractions such as Minneriya ( app. 15 minutes drive), Kawdulla (app.  20 minutes drive), Sigiriya ( app. 30 minutes drive), Dambulla (app. 40 minute drive),Pidurangala( app. 20 minutes  drive), Huruwilla Ayurvedic village( app. 25 minutes drive)as well  to the beautiful East Coast beaches of Trincomalee (app. 1 1/2 hour drive) and Passikuddak/ Kallkudah(app. 2 hour drive).

Natural Reserves and Parks

Minneriya National Park

This is one of the foremost natural reserves in Sri Lanka. Its 8889 hectares are some of the country’s most diverse intact natural systems in a small single protected area, covering hills, patinas and talawas (types of grassland) and a large 3rd century tank. This tank is the magnet for the august...

Polonnaruwa

Sigiriya, also known as "Lion's rock" is an ancient rock fortress and palace ruin situated in the central Matale District of Sri Lanka, surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, reservoirs, and other structures. It is also known for its ancient paintings (frescos). The Sigiraya palace was...

Nature Watching

The best way to learn science is to observe God's creations. Nature watching involves walks in the park, hikes in the country, silently observing in the back yard, or even staring out the window. It is the process of really observing the details of God's handiwork. It is noticing the textures, the shape, the design, and the manner of a specimen...