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- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Watching
- Bird Watching
- Car with driver
Main travel focus
8 Day Sri Lanka Wildlife Tour
- Witness the Largest Mammal on Earth - the Blue Whale
- Bird Watching Safari with a Natualist Guide at Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary
- Explore Udawalawe, Yala and Bundala National Parks
- Enjoy the beautiful beaches at Tangalle and Mirissa
Despite its size, Sri Lanka boasts one of the highest biological endemism rates for fauna and flora, and it is among the top five biodiversity hotspots in the world.
Situated within the Indomalaya Ecozone, Sri Lanka is the only place in the world where the largest mammals on land and in the sea can be sighted on the same day. Go on safaris at Udawalawe, Yala and Bundala National Parks and spot the most iconic animal species.
- 7x nights accommodation in double room in 3-4 star hotels
- 7x breakfast, 7x dinner
- Transport in a private air-conditioned vehicle with an English-speaking chauffeur guide
- Meet and greet at the Airport
- Daily supply of mineral water during excursions / sightseeing
- Wi-Fi in Vehicles
- Government Taxes (VAT & NBT)
- Any other meals
- Entrance fees
- Jeep hire for safari
- Tips and gratuities
- Peak Period & festival surcharges
- Visa, Air Tickets & Travel Insurance
- German-Speaking Chauffeur Guide Service (USD 20/per day)
Example Trip to customize
Welcome To Sri Lanka!
Welcome to wonderful Sri Lanka! Upon your arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Katunayake, your designated driver-guide will warmly welcome you at the arrival lounge.
Following a brief introduction, you will be transferred to your hotel in Negombo. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure to familiarize yourself with the new environment.
Go On A Private Jeep Safari At Udawalawe
Have breakfast at your hotel and leave for Udawalawe. On your arrival check in and relax.
In the afternoon, set out on an exclusive private jeep safari at Udawalawe, located in Sri Lanka's south-central sector. This area most resembles an African game park. Wildlife reports say there are about 500 elephants in the park and they often roam in herds of up to 100.
Leopards, buffalo, deer, and sloth keep them company along with mongooses, bandicoots, foxes, water monitor lizards, and crocodiles. A half-day tour in your own private jeep with driver and guide is the best way to see the 30,821 hectares of protected area within the Udawalawe Reservoir.
Discover The Rich Biodiversity Of Sri Lanka At Yala
Get ready for more amazing wildlife! After breakfast, leave for Yala National Park. Spend the afternoon on an exclusive private jeep safari at Yala National Park.
Yala National Park is home to the greatest biodiversity in Sri Lanka. Its varying habitats, consisting of scrub plains, jungles, rocky outcrops, freshwater lakes, rivers, and beaches, provide a home to many animal species including sloth, herds of elephants, buffalo, monkeys, sambar, deer, and crocodiles.
The endangered leopard sub-species, Pardus Pantherakotiya, which is found only in Sri Lanka, can be seen here as well.
Explore The Beautiful Yala National Park
Wake up and enjoy a delicious breakfast!
Today you are free to explore Yala National Park at your own pace. Set off on a full-day safari in the Park. Stay in Yala overnight.
Visit The Stunning Bundala National Park
Prepare for go on an early morning safari at Bundala National Park with a naturalist guide. Bundala is a picture perfect national park bordering the ocean fringed with sand dunes and dotted with numerous lagoons.
The five lagoons of this park are some of the most important wintering areas for migratory shorebirds in the country, regularly accommodating over 15,000 at once!
This park is the last refuge of the greater flamingo and during the northeast monsoon up to 2000 flamingoes have been spotted. Thereafter, proceed to Tangalle. Spend the evening at leisure by the beach and stay in Tangalle for the night.
Go On A Bird-Watching Safari At Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary
Get ready for an early morning bird-watching safari at Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary. Almost all of the common wetland birds can be seen here. The most popular species include the slaty-breasted crake, watercock and black bittern.
During the northern winter, the glossy Ibis may be present with thousands of waders. the grey mongoose and Hanuman langur are the mammals most likely to be seen.
Continue your journey to Mirissa. Check into your hotel and spend the evening at leisure by the beach or the pool.
Marvel At Blue Whales And Sperm Whales
Enjoy a delicious breakfast. Then proceed to Mirissa Fishery's Harbour, where you will head out to the deep sea to look for blue and sperm whales.
This tour is designed to maximize your chances of seeing these incredible animals during their annual migration (Mid-November to April). Here, blue whales, in particular, are seen relatively close to shore, as the continental shelf is narrow to the South of Dondra.
In addition to the whales, the area is also known to be home to dolphins and turtles and you will spend the morning searching for these fascinating creatures. Enjoy the afternoon relaxing at the beach or pool.