The park is named after the breed of a tree called 'Hora' which grows in abundance in this area. This protected area was declared a national park in 2004. The park doesn’t have a diverse variety of animal species. It is more known for its plant population. The trees grow so tall and dense that the sky is barely visible. Apart from the ticket cost there is an entrace fee that is charged.
When to go
How to reach
It is around 15kms from Gampaha city and 40 kms from Colombo.