Popham's Arboretum, Dambulla

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  • I came with the tuk tuk from Dambulla out. Got a very pleasant tour of the Arboretum. The Manager has a very good English knowledge and can give good insight into the natural relations of the country. (Basic interest in Botany should be already..) You get to the tour also bats see. And after, I was invited to a cup of tea. Was very satisfied!
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  • A truly unique, beautiful and friendly place that should be on everyone's list to visit. I spent a month at the Arboretum during the summer of 2017 and would happily go there for another month if I ha...  more »
  • What a fantastic and interesting place to visit! I had the pleasure of staying at the Arboretum last summer while on a trip with Falmouth University and fell in love with the woodland. Learning about ...  more »
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  • Great place as a guest house, surrounded with lots of trees and calm environment. Situated in kandalama road.
  • Very nice place. 200% recommends for nature lovers.
  • Awesome place nature lovers. This place is good for bird watching.
  • Very beautiful location for film. ***NFS***
  • Beautiful man made forest. Trees neatly labeled. The caretaker was a knowledgeable man and took us around the beautiful forest, explaining the creation and maintenance of this space. Worth a visit. Sighting of the slow loris is the specialty of this place. There is accommodation as well

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