Explore the Jungle
Take your time exploring our winding paths, breathe in clean calming air and absorb the
beauty of your surroundings here at Mahagedara. In between ayurvedic treatments, mindful
meditation and restorative yoga learn how to take our practices home in our workshops or
discover the jungle after light.
Bird watching – 1 hr
An early morning bird watching walk around our surroundings. Be woken up by bird calls. Go for a walk with our resident bird expert. Mahagedara is home to over 135 varieties of birds. After the long walk you will be ready for breakfast.
Honey harvesting | 1 hr
Learn about the incredible life of honey bees and how to keep them. Harvest the honey and sample it straight from the hive and take a bottle home with you to remember Mahagedara by.
Night Trail | 1 hr
Explore the jungle after sunset to see the nocturnal creatures come to life. You might be lucky enough to sight Sri Lanka’s smallest primate, the Slender Loris in our jungle.
Soap making | 2 hrs
We make our own organic soap. Learn how to make soap and take your gifts for your friends, mango, pineapple, lemon grass lemon etc.
Spices & herbs as medicine | 1 hr
Learn how to use spices and herbs to live a healthier life. Add flavour to tour of our garden is included.
Cooking Lessons | 3 hrs
Discover how to prepare delicious typical Sri Lankan/Ayurvedic/Raw dishes and mouthwatering desserts. A guided tour of our organic vegetables, fruit and herb & spice garden is included during which you can hand pick fresh, juicy ingredients for your lunch.
For the Adventurous
Stretch your legs a little further to sightsee and explore the incredible natural world just outside Mahagedara.
Sigiriya Rock | 6km away
Polonnaruwa | 50km away
Anuradhapura | 65km away
Pidurangala Rock | 6km away
Wildlife Safari | 14 km away
Dambulla Cave Temple | 23km away
Village & Nature trails
Sips and Dips at the local lake
Ayurvedic Garden tour