Great way to Experience authentic culture
PERFECT TIME FOR START : BETWEEN 0800hrs - 1600hrs
DURATION : AVAILABILITY :
• Meet Sri Lanka Mini tours representative at your hotel and you will transported to Meemure
• Start your village trail
• lunch at the village
Village life in the countryside of Sri Lanka can be a truly fascinating experience. The homes in each village tend to be inhabited by entire family generations.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) Village Exploration Tour would give you the opportunity to pass some relaxing days in Sri Lankan countryside and to have some time off your hectic schedule.
Sri Lankan village folk are generally curious over foreign visitors. During your countryside trips you can enjoy various aspects of village life. You can see their lifestyle in close quarters and experience their joys and sorrows. You can understand how hard they work to earn their livelihood. You would see several works associated with day-to-day works of village life such as fishing, wood carving, bakery, farming, coconut tree climbing etc.
We are always striving to alleviate the poverty of villagers through our village experiencing tours.
Green rush trees and mist of mountains from the density forested rich ecologically value knuckles mountains range over the tiny rustic village nesting at its foot. Hunnasgiriya where the smitten way to reach Meemure. From Hunnasgiriya to Meemure there are 33km and the routs is tricky but pleasant. There are many sights passing through way Mini – World’s end, Corbet’s view and awesome 360 degree view from the top of the mountain.
The great hospitality and the genuine smiles of the farmer villagers of Meemure are truly a great treat to the visitors there. The views of paddy fields, pepper and vegetable cultivations stretched all over the village attracts the tourists for their inherent pastoral beauty.
The village Meemure surrounded by beautiful and virgin forest stretch of Dumbara (Knuckles Range) borders to the world’s biggest granite rock “Lakegala” which stands like a giant protecting the village. The splendour of Lakegala along with the breathtaking views of the waterfalls in the surrounding of the village drives away the weariness of visitors’ minds.
Food and drinks available there also are refreshing. The fresh and organic village- grown food cooked in clay pots in firewood hearths the traditional Sri Lankan way are tasty and nutritious. The village women have recipes of their own and inherent to Meemure village alone which cannot be found elsewhere in the world.
Indigenous medicine is another significant practice in the village. The villagers who are not much interested in western medicine always seek treatments from ancient Sri Lankan indigenous ayurvedic medicine for illnesses and accidents.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) offers exclusive village tour for all kind of age who is fond of experience village life, chena cultivations, paddy cultivations, traditional culinary art may be wild animals. Our knowledge local experience guides will unforgettable experience with information on the different sites you visit.
What to bring
• Sun Hat
• All participants will be given a safety briefing.
• The importance of listening to the guide.
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