Location – Dairy farm & village curd processing place
Duration – 1 ½ – 2hrs
Starting time – 6.00am
Mode of transport – Trekking
Cost 1 – 3 PAX PP - 4 PAX & above -
Sri Lanka is an agricultural country, hence dairy farming is a main livelihood in most of the villages. The southern part of Sri Lanka is particularly popular for buffalo curd as a home industrial business thereby making it a must see as you explore Sri Lanka’s southern charm. The Yala Adventure Responsible Trail gives you a glimpse into this charm enriching the experience that you seek…
In the early morning you will be engaging in this activity with village dairy farmers. Along with the farmers, you may participate to lead the cows to the lake or their shelters and also engage in the task of milking the cows. This may be your once in a life time experience to drink fresh milk on the spot too! Next, you can help the farmers to take milk pots to their houses to make curd in the traditional way.
(if you are more interested about the Sri Lankan community dairy farming, our Responsible Trail Guide will give you a detailed explanation)
Thereafter, you may participate in the traditional curd processing with a village farmer and his family.