Pottery Industry Experience

3 Hours

“Witness the ancient Sri Lankan Art of Clay Pottery Making in a Half Day Tour”

Why should you book this trip?

  • Accompanied by well-experienced local guides with return transportation in a 4WD jeep from Habarana Junction.
  • Experience the traditional methods of Pottery by a village of dedicated potters.
  • You will be able to have hands-on experience by making your own clay pot using traditional methods.
  • Witness a myriad of creations evolve from experienced hands; generations of dedicated artisans.
  • You will contribute to the well-being of the local stakeholders as this is an excellent community-based excursion
  • Excursion to Rigitala Archeological Mountain could be arranged

Tour in Brief

Day 1 :

You will be met by the Sri Lanka Day Tours representative at the pre-agreed meeting point in Habarana. Following a brief on the tour and safety precautions, you will be given bicycles to cycle to the village of potters with your designated guide.

You can take part in the pottery making process along with the village community who will eagerly welcome you. Witness the amazing transformation of the raw material clay into pottery.
You will have the chance to see the art of framing pottery in the traditional way and how these artisans adapt their craft to suit more modern expectations and styles.
During this engaging tour, the villagers will serve you a cup of tea or a herbal drink - a means of gaining an insightful experience of rural lifestyle and hospitality.
This responsible trail will immerse you in a traditional industry; a home-grown livelihood that deserves merit and recognition.

After the tour, you will cycle back to the starting point where a traditional local lunch will be served, which you will enjoy in a hut - made from mud!

Carry suitable clothing and footwear for warm, windy and rainy conditions
Sun protection cream and insect repellent cream/spray should be carried at all times

Our Services Include

  • Transortation from Habarana Junction and back in a 4WD Jeep
  • An experienced local guide for the excursion
  • Herbal drink/ Coconut water or Cup of coffee
  • Self-made clay Souvenir
  • Refreshment & Water
  • All applicable Government taxes

Our Services do not Include

  • Transportation upto Habarana and beyond
  • Extra food and beverages consumed, other than what is provided
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Personal expenses

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Pottery Industry Experience
From $68
/ Adult - Single Person(SOLO)
From $45
/ Adult - 2 Persons
From $40
/ Adult - 3 Persons
From $36
/ Adult - 4 Persons
From $32
/ Adult - 5 or More people
  • SLDT/2205/Oth19
  • 2 - 3 Hours
  • Habarana Junction
  • Based on your Schedule
  • 48 Hours
  • Throughout the Year


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