Cassandra Culture Resort is situated in Sigiriya, close to the Pidurangala Rock and the famous Lion Rock. The name Sigiriya refers to a site of historical and archeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 meters high. Sigiriya today is a UNESCO listed World Heritage Site.
Sri-Lanka is famous for its extensive wildlife and there is no better place to experience this in one of the countries National Parks. Located in the Cultural Triangle and only 25 km away from Cassandra Cultural Resort Minneriya - and Kaudulla National Park are the best parks to see the Asian Elephants in large herds.
Habarana is the most popular location in Sri-Lanka for elephant safari. It's only 4km away from our resort. Riding on the back of the amazing giant is an incredible experience and an opportunity to enjoy the views of nature , wildlife and traditional lifestyles of the people in rural villages in Sri-Lanka.