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Elephant Orphanage

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Elephant Orphanage

I am going to stay in Bentota, can you tell me how far away the elephant orphanage is and any ideas on how to get there and the cost?

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1. Re: Elephant Orphanage

Hi Julie

The Elephant Orphange?

It is a long day out from Bentota, about 3.5 hours each way, you would be better off doing a 2 day, 1 night trip to take this in more comfortably, and take in Kandy too.

Costs, you will be better off getting a private driver/car for this trip, and you can expect to pay around £25 to £30 per day for this,these costs are per vehicle, and NOT per person, plus of course your overnight expenses too.

However, this would certainly be cheaper than booking it through any tour company, i can supply a name and phone number of a trusted driver/guide who would look after you very well.

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