This package offers you to visit the world renowned top national parks for its leopard population in Wilpatthu, and dry season feeding ground for highest number of elephants in Minneriya National Park and also to see the Wasgamuwa National Park which is recognized as a refuge to displaced wild animals and the highest biodiversity among the protected areas in the country. You will have the opportunity to observe both species of crocodiles that live in Sri Lanka as well as the beautiful flamingos that add striking colours to the scenery of surrounding areas. At the Yala National Park, it has the highest density of leopards in the world and home to elephants other variety of hundreds of animals and birds.
You will be met & assisted upon arrival at the International Airport and be transferred to Hotel in Anuradhapura.
Overnight in Anuradhapura.
After breakfast proceed to Wilpattu for jeep safari. The unique feature of the Wilpattu National Park is the existence of "Willus" (Natural lakes) - Natural, sand-rimmed water basins or depressions that fill with rainwater. Nearly sixty lakes (Willu) and tanks are found spread throughout Wilpattu. Wilpattu is among the top national parks world renowned for its Leopard population.
Overnight in Wilpattuwa.
Thereafter proceed to Minneriya for Safari. Minneriya National Park is a dry season feeding ground for the elephant population dwelling in forests of Matale, Polonnaruwa, and Trincomalee districts. Some reports account number of elephants to as high as 700. Tourists visit Minneriya largely because of elephants, especially in dry season.
Overnight in Minneriya.
Next day morning after breakfast we will proceed to Wasgamuwa where the most famous tourist point in Wasgamuwa is the wasgamuwanational park, It was declared to protect and to make a refuge for the displaced wild animals during the Mahaweli Development Project in 1984 and is one of the four National Parks designated under the Project. Wasgamuwa National Park exhibits one of the highest biodiversity among the protected areas in Sri Lanka. More than 150 floral species have recorded from the park.
Overnight in Wasgamuwa.
As usual plan, after breakfast we will proceed to Bundala, Bundala is a 6,216 hectare scenic National Park that boarders a coastal lagoon and less commercialized than its neighbor. The most prominent visitor to the park are the beautiful flamingoes that add a striking color to the scenery. It is the only National Park in Sri Lanka where visitors get to observe both species of crocodiles that live in the country. A vast concentration of estuarine crocodiles live in the lagoon areas and in the estuary of the Kirindi Oya river, while the mugger or the freshwater crocodile thrive in the small freshwater lakes and in the upper regions of the Kirindi Oya (river).
Overnight in Bundala.
After an early breakfast, proceed on a half day safari tour at the world famous Yala National Park. Yala combines a strict nature reserve with a national park. Divided into 5 blocks, the park has a protected area of nearly 130,000 hectares of land consisting of light forest, scrubs, grasslands, tanks and lagoons. It has the highest density of Leopards in the world, and also home to Elephants, Crocodiles, and other variety of animals. After Yala safari head towards to Unawatuna. On the way to Unawatuna visit Mirissa Beach.
Overnight in Unawatuna.
Thereafter proceed to Colombo and have a small shopping tour in Colombo city and leave in time to your departure flight. Overnight in Colombo.NOTE : All packages can be tailored to your desires.