Come visit The Sanctuary, home for elephants in Sri Lanka

Leave The Sanctuary with the knowledge that you have experienced something special, done good for the elephants, had an amazing experience, got a belly full delicious Sri Lankan food you learned to cook, and leave behind some very happy elephants.

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What to Expect?

You can look forward to an exciting day filled with:

  • Very small groups.
  • Personalized guide for the whole tour.
  • Join the elephants during their day.
  • No tricks are being performed by our elephants.
  • Bathe the elephants in the river.
  • Authentic Sri Lankan cooking lesson.
  • Lunch and drinks included.
  • Whole experience last around 7-8 hours.

Or When you visit us for a longer time you have the opportunity to play an important role at The Sanctuary, contributing to the daily running and future development. The Sanctuary is for young and old, families, couples and single travelers. Everyone is warmly welcomed by our fantastic local host family & the team.

  • Program ID: # 2425
  • duration:
    Less than 1 Week
    1 to 2 Weeks
    2 Weeks to 1 Month
    1 to 3 Months
    More than 3 Months
  • location:
    The Sanctuary, home for elephants Kaudulla
    Sri Lanka
    8° 8' 13.9956" N, 80° 56' 45.4056" E
  • Fitness level:
    Light Impact
  • Closest Airport:
    Colombo Airport (CMB)
  • Costs From:
    Less than $500
    $500 to $1000
    $1000 to $1500
    $1500 to $3000
  • Program Type:
    Community Development Projects
    Environmental & Wildlife Programs
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