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Yala National Park

#1 of 21 things to do in Tissamaharama Features Animals
Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
+94 76 561 7398
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Private Safari at Yala National Park
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Private Day-Trip to Yala National Park Including BBQ Dinner on the Beach
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Stard Time Morning 5.00 Am. Come Back Time 12.3.( 7 Hours Tour). Stard Time Morning 5.00am Come Back Time 6.00pm. (full Day Safari)
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really liked this park! It's quite pretty and was greener than other Nat Parks we have visited.. We have been to Uda Walawe and Caudulla NP. These parks had heaps more elephants than Yala but were not as picturesque. We loved a full day...More

Thank PipFef
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After 5 long hours bouncing about in a jeep seeing a variety of animals we were finally lucky enough to see a herd of 10 elephants at the watering hole. We were as close as 3mtrs and it was breathtaking!! Give this place a visit...More

Thank Obangal
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the best and most crowded wildlife parks in Sri Lanka. The reason being unlike other wildlife parks, in Yala there is a lot of empty / open space with less forest resulting it being easy to spot wildlife. Ideally you should...More

Thank Evarts123
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this park for three days with friends and had our own jeep and driver. The park opens at 6am and we were an hour's drive away. When we arrived we were dismayed to find at least 50 jeeps in a queue to register...More

Thank Deryn H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did a full day tour, but the afternoon 12-2pm not much happening, it's too hot and animals are hiding away... the morning was amazing, saw two leopards , one very close walking towards our jeep to drink water. Lots of elephants (3up close, 10+...More

Thank Claireo-travels
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our guide made our visit to Yala National Park. He showed us all that Yala had to offer, including the illusive leopards. He kept us safe when a mummy elephant showed her displeasure about us being closer to her baby than she liked!

Thank mrsslkelly
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were warned that July is not top season, but still saw relatively few animals. Would not recommend the detour from central Sri Lanka if this is the only purpose of the trip

Thank JohanReggers
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely environment full of beautiful animal, wild boar, deer, crocodiles, birds etc. We weren't fortunate enough to see a leopard saw a few gorgeous wild elephants.

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

we started our trip 5.00am with a driver and a local guide from forest department.we were lucky enough to see the leopard.elephant not seen.so many vehicles too much people entered today i think 100 +.a magnificent beach and wild life,this is the place for photograph...More

Thank anushka e
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our first safari ever, so I can't compare, but I really enjoyed the ride. The rider was very good and really tried to find all animals. We were lucky to see lots of elephants and a crocodile. Of course there were lots of...More

Thank M_a_a_r_i123
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gzx5
November 23, 2016|
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Response from Jorne V | Reviewed this property |
Leapords are very shy and for elephants, head north to Minneriya NP. Much more to see in a better environment.
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vitka2016
November 4, 2016|
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Response from sue R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vitka and Terry I think i put my answer in the wrong spot - hope you get to read it!
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Lourdes C
August 11, 2016|
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Response from Irene D | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on why there was cancellation of the tour???? But definatly check with tour operator for the refund if warranted.
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