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Yala National Park

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Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 888585
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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)
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  • Poor7%
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Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 888585
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yala was one of the best days in my Sri Lanka Trip 2016. We saw 2 lepards many elephants birds and a lot of more beautiful animals Than we went also to a beach. Really beautiful. I would recommend it to everyone who wanna go...More

Thank Sussi S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent one full day here. Perhaps the downside is that Yala is a bit crowded but as far as wildlife is concerned this is a paradise. We saw many different types of animals and had a wonderful meal near the lake during lunch time.

Thank Gauri_myk
Reviewed 4 days ago

Pick up at 4.30 at your hotel, way to the park takes 1 hour, 4 hours in the park, 1 hour back. We saw: elephants, deers, crocodiles, buffalos, peacocks, a lot of colorful , beautiful beards, a lot of monkeys. It was long, dusty, exhausting...More

Thank Tatiana_nik
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yala Leopard Paradise organizes trips to Yala NP. This guy promises you that you will go with the super luxereous jeep but the next morning he picks you up with a normal jeep because he says that his car is broken. After the trip we...More

Thank rmwijdewereld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit to yala but this time we brought along two friends and were really disappointed by the lack of animals we got to see compared to our previous experience. For a park that size to see no elephants was a shame....More

Thank Rodreigo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to a tour for Yala national park with JEEP and a local guide. But it was only an off-road tour. You can see every those animal which you expect even in city and around I see there eagle, monkey, dear and crocodile from...More

Thank AGh1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We set off at 5.30am and arrived a short while later at Yala. We were not the first! There was a long line of jeeps waiting to go in. Don't let this put you off. We still felt we got a good trip although we...More

Thank its_angie_here
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip to yala, we learnt the main blocks were closed and as such we chose to explore the adjoining bandala national park instead The park professes it has little wildlife but birds and lives up to that Unless a bird watcher, this park...More

Thank Nippik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As it was october only block 5 of yala was open. We didn't see a leopard, but we saw a lot of deers, monkeys, buffalo's, birds, elephants, crocodiles, eagles, giant squirls and jackals. Very good guide, but the nature in the park was not very...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as part of an overnight tour excursion with See Lanka Tours. We had a wonderful time watching elephants in their natural habitat, plenty of monkeys, deer, the odd mongoose or two, peacocks, snake eagles, fish eagles and crocodiles. No leopards were seen that...More

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October 13, 2017|
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Response from blairabroad2012 | Reviewed this property |
Would definitely suggest half day tour in morning .... and be sure to buy your pass and enter the park as soon as gates open at 6am. Good luck.
October 13, 2017|
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Response from Rodreigo | Reviewed this property |
I think time doesn't matter , it's all about your luck I guess !!
Marilyn B
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Surajdeen S | Reviewed this property |
Yala is Closed every year during September/October. visitors are allowed from November onwards