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Wildlife Safari

  • Route:
  • Kataragama
  • Galle
  • Taj Samudra/Ceylon
3 DAYS from £279pp

Tour Highlights

  • Visit the fascinating turtle hatchery
  • River safari to see different aquatic life
  • Enjoy a tour of the historic city of Galle
  • Embark on an exciting Jeep safari at the largest wild animal reserve on the island, see bears, elephants, buffalo, crocodiles, wild boars, & deer's

To book call us on 0800 408 0506

Wildlife Safari

Our 2 nights/3 days Wildlife Safari provides an opportunity to see the island's rich & exciting wildlife up close as well as some traditional Sri Lankan cultural sights.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Pick up from your beach holiday hotel or airport and proceed along the coast to Galle, en route visit the fascinating turtle hatchery, where you may have the chance to see turtles released from their eggs. Continue with a river safari at the Balapitiya river to enjoy a variety of aquatic life, then on to Ambalangoda to visit a mask carver. You will then enjoy a tour of the historic city of Galle and the 17th century Dutch fort. Proceed to Hotel Chandrika (or similar), passing the island's famous stilt fisherman on the way. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 2

Early morning embark on an exciting jeep safari of the Yala National Game Park, the largest wild animal reserve on the island and home to leopard, bear, elephant, wild boar, buffalo, deer & crocodile. It also hosts many migratory and indigenous birds. Return to hotel for late breakfast before proceeding to the Gateway Airport Hotel, or similar, near Colombo airport (using the Motorway from Matara) for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3

Breakfast at the hotel followed by a transfer to the airport for your return flight home.

Important Information

Minimum

This tour will run with a minimum of 2 people.

Tour Dates & Prices

Depart UKArrive UKPrice
01 Oct 201831 Oct 2018£329pp
01 Nov 201820 Dec 2018£369pp
21 Dec 201831 Dec 2018£385pp
01 Sep 201830 Sep 2018£295pp
31 Aug 201931 Aug 2019£325pp
01 May 201930 Jun 2019£295pp
01 Apr 201930 Apr 2019£279pp
01 Mar 201931 Mar 2019£365pp
11 Jan 201928 Feb 2019£375pp
01 Jan 201910 Jan 2019£395pp

Please note

Yala Game Park is closed for 30 days during September / October. During this period the safari will be to Udawalawe Game Park which is located approximately 50 miles inland from Yala Safari with appropriate accommodation.

Fact File

  • Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee
  • Average Flying time: 10-14 hours
  • Spoken Language(s): Sinhala, Tamil, English

Here to help

  • Get in touch with one of our experts on Sri Lanka
  • 0800 408 0506 (free)
  • (mobile friendly)
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