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Uda Walawe National Park Safari Excursion, Sri Lanka

Region: south-coast | Location: Udawalawe
Sri Lanka Uda Walawe National Park Safari
 Other regions: ancient-cities | capital-colombo | east-coast | hill-country | west-coast
Uda Walawe National Park is the best park in Sri Lanka to watch and photograph wild elephants. During a visit, it is not unusual to see whole herds of adults and young elephants, sometimes upto 40 elephants feeding or bathing and playing in their natural habitate. Located next to the vast Uda Walawe reservoir, only a short drive from the south coast, the park covers an area of over 30,000 hectares and consists of a mixture of scrubland, grassland and teak forest.

In addition to over 500 wild elephants, the park is also home to many water buffalo, water monitor lizards, sambar deer, spotted deer, Muntjac, wild boar, monkeys, occasional leopard, black- napped hare and small Indian civet cat, endemic golden palm civet cat, three species of mongoose and more.

Uda Walawe National Park is also an exciting location for bird enthusiasts. Landbirds are in abundance, and include Indian Roller, Indian Peafowl, Malabar Pied Hornbill and Pied Cuckoo.

Jeep Safari at Uda Walawe National Park

A 4 Wheel Drive open-top safari is the only way to see all the wonders that Uda Walawe National Park reserve has to offer. During our safari tours, there's an experienced and knowledgeable government Wild Life Department Tracker (Ranger) with you at all times, not only to take care of you, but to impart his knowledge of the local area and its attractions.

For large groups, we also provide a Naturalist. The presence of a qualified Naturalist further ensures that our guests are provided with detailed knowledge about the environment & everything from mammals to trees, flowers, birds, butterflies, reptiles, amphibians, insects, etc.

Optional Luxury or Standard Tented Safari Camping

Enjoyment of the park can be heightened by your very own, personalised, stylish luxury canvas camping accommodation, which is incredibly romantic where we treat you the luxury of real beds, hot showers and excellent cuisine. Luxury Tented Safaris has no permanent structures with everything brought in to the campsite a day prior to your arrival and setup as per your needs. Find out more about Luxury Tented Camping in Sri Lanka by clicking here.

Alternatively, there is a Mohoora tented camp site for ultimate camping safari experience in the utmost comfort. Mahoora Safari Camps caters for most visitors by providing two comfort tent categories to choose from: Standard or Luxury. At night the campsite is lit with candles, lanterns, and campfire. A Chef will serve you a five-course meal or a BBQ. Find out more about Mahoora Safari Camps, click here.

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Sri Lanka is home to a range of ecologies that a few countries can boast about; this is why, with the aid of our experienced holiday specialists, an adventure themed holiday by us will be like none other you ever experienced before. Be it white water rafting , exploring the deep jungles of Sri Lanka’s heart land or exploring the caves of historical significance to the great saga of the Ramayana in the highlands, we can assure you that if it is adventure you desire we will plan a holiday that you will remember forever.

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