The SpaceTissamaharama is situated in the Hambantota district is blessed with a tropical wet and dry climate which is also referred to as the dry monsoonal climate. The climate is temperate all throughout the year. From March to October the temperature average is 32 degrees Celsius. November to February is generally cooler with a temperature around 25 with occasional north eastern monsoonal rain.
Latitude 6.2 degree. Longitude 81.3 degree Altitude 14. 25 metres
“Kingfisher" the custom made canvas tent to suit the local weather conditions accommodate 2 + A child, is complete with comfortable beds and mosquito nets. The tent is provided with towels, hanging clothes rack, small bedside table, toilet and washbasin. The shower room is 5 meters away.
“Eagle" the water proof pop up tent with a custom made canvas overhead canopy, accommodate 3 to 6 persons. The tent is provided with comfortable sleeping bag size mattresses, bed linen, pillows, towels and a clothes rack. The bathroom with toilet and washbasin is 3 meters away.
Pitch your own tents.
Bring your own Pop Up tent and pitch it where ever you like in our premises under a tree or by the waterline! We provide 2 bathrooms in the main building with separate toilet and a shower room. There is an open garden shower too for the adventurous!
“Peacock" is a double room provided with comfortable beds,
mosquito nets, attached bathroom and towels, writing table, clothes rack and a cupboard
Dining area with barbecue, sitting area with easy chairs, library, games.
Possibility to charge mobile devices.
Electrical supply is from a generator and it is 3 hours per day from sun down.
Bicycles, binoculars and fishing rods are available on rent.
Safari can be arranged in Yala, Katagamuwa,Udawalawe, Lunugamvehera and Bundala National Parks. Bird watching trails, Stargazing, Nature trails & cycling accompanied by a guide from the nearest village. Canoe riding on Yoda Wewa.
We are not a five star hotel but there are five billion stars above you at The Garden of Eden. Guest AccessNot in the Kitchen!
The rest is all yours. Interaction with GuestsThe Garden of Eden serve mainly Sri Lankan food using village-grown vegetables and herbs from the garden
Grilled or BBQ can be served as well.
At breakfast we serve Rotti, Pittu, String Hoppers, Milk Rice.
Bread on request.
Tissamaharama buffalo curd is a specialty.
Dine the sensational food with a warm, dedicated service at your convenient time. The NeighborhoodWe are unique because we have one of the best unspoiled nature locations in Tissamaharama.
Relax enjoying the magnificent view around or
walk through the beautiful nature trails,
bicycle riding and bird watching. Getting AroundWe drop you to the main road or Tissamaharama town on request and pick you up at your requested time.
If you come by a vehicle there is a safe location for parking and we bring you to The Garden of Eden.
Guests who travel by public transport will be picked up by us from the bus stop.
There is public transport from Kataragama /Tissamaharama to most parts of the country
We can arrange excursions or tours to any part of the country in air conditioned or non air condioned vehicles if requested with or without a guide.
Meet and pick up from the airport can be done if a tour is booked with us. Other Things to NoteWe love sharing the colorful history by organizing excursions to old Buddhist landmarks and archaeological sites. Visit Kataragama, Wedahiti Kanda, Sithulpauwa a monastery built in 2nd Century BC. Thissamaharamaya. Kirinda Temple and Beach.
I, Kumar Silva was in the travel industry as a licenced tour guide since 1993 though I started my carrier in 1979. I will be more than happy to share my experience to make your tour in Sri Lanka better.
Safari Jeep service can be arranged at the cost of Rs 5500.00 per jeep for half a day. Up to 6 persons can visit the Yala National Park in a jeep.
Land Rover is Rs 4500.00 per half day.
( half day is from 05.30 from Tissamaharama and exit the park entrance at 09.30.
Or leave Tissamaharama at 14.00 and exit the park entrance at 18.00. )
From Tissamaharama to the park entrance is 30 to 45 minutes.
Full day safari is double the amount quoted.
Please note that these prices DO NOT include the park entrance fee.