Day Excursion – Wildlife Safari in Wilpattu
Pick Up points in Negombo or Colombo
If you require pick up from a different resort, then please contact us
Start at 4am and take a 3 hour drive from Negombo or Colombo. 7am Take a 4 hour jeep safari into the national park. Afterwards have lunch. Then return back to Negombo or Colombo. If you prefer you can take a later safari with pick up time of 9.30am and then arrive early evening back to your hotel.
Wilpattu National Park is a haven for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts alike. Located on the northwest coast of Sri Lanka, Wilpattu is the largest national park in the country and home to an abundance of wildlife. The park’s dense forests, grasslands, and water bodies are a natural habitat for a variety of animals, including elephants, leopards, sloth bears, deer, and many species of birds.
A wildlife safari in Wilpattu is a unique experience, where you can observe animals in their natural habitats. The park has several designated areas for safaris, and visitors can choose between a jeep or a bus safari. The experienced guides will take you through the park’s various landscapes, providing valuable insights about the animals and their behavior.
One of the park’s most significant attractions is the Wilpattu Leopard Complex, a research center dedicated to the conservation of leopards. Visitors can learn about the leopards’ habitat and behavior, and also have a chance to see them up close.
The best time to visit Wilpattu National Park is from February to October when the park is open to the public. Visitors should be prepared for a rough ride, and it is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and shoes. A safari in Wilpattu is an unforgettable experience that offers a glimpse into Sri Lanka’s rich wildlife heritage.
We take care of all details for your visit, whether you are a solo traveller, a couple on holiday or honeymoon, a group of friends or visitors seeking activity.
We can tailormake any tour for you, simply Contact Us for more information.
Even if you prefer the freedom of doing everything yourself then why not rent a tuktuk or scooter from us. You can have the peace of mind knowing that everything has been taken care off. So all you need to do is to put the petrol in and off you go and explore!