The Rain Tree, Tissamaharama
About The Rain Tree, Tissamaharama
Situated in Tissamaharama, the old capital city of southern Sri Lanka, the Rain Tree Hotel stands on the shores of the Tissa Lake. The Rain Tree Hotel is placed in a unique location with more than 50 species of both endemic & migrant birds, flocking together over magnificent cluster of massive rain trees at the Lake, right in front of the hotel. The guests can enjoy a wonderful 360 degrees panoramic view over the lake, old temples and mountain ranges nearby, from a view point at the top of the hotel, which is 19 m above the ground, At sunset the guest can enjoy a drink, (Sundowner) when thousands of flying foxes are leaving the rain trees and fly past the hotel.
Location of The Rain Tree, Tissamaharama
Distance from Airport - 5 h 13 min (289 km)
Accommodation at The Rain Tree, Tissamaharama
The Rain Tree hotel consists of 22 deluxe rooms including two family suits. Among the other facilities available for the guests are,
Facilities at The Rain Tree, Tissamaharama
Excursions and Day Tours from The Rain Tree, Tissamaharama
The hotel arrange safaris to 3 national parks: Yala (Leopard, Bear, Elephant, Deer etc), Bundala (Birds), and Udawalawa (Elephants). The parks are 30 to 45 minutes away from the hotel (Udawalawe 75 minutes). Asian culture, history, archaeology and religion are encountered at the temples in Tissa, Kirinda and the holy town Kataragama, which Buddhist, Hindus and Catholics visit from all over the world.