Tourism in Habarana flourishes due to its proximity to cultural and natural attractions. With a good selection of hotels and resorts, it makes a popular base for visiting the World Heritage Site of Sigiriya and nearby national parks, or venturing on hikes and safaris in the jungle. Nestled on an important road junction, the well-connected village boasts direct bus and train lines to nearby sights. Beyond the day trips, things to do in Habarana are scarce, but its scenic lakeside and verdant surroundings support a diversity of wildlife, especially elephants, and offer a pleasant getaway from the city hustle and bustle. Habarana is in North Central Province.