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Minneriya Safari Tours

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Dozens of beautiful elephants

We were lucky enough to take this safari in August and saw dozens of beautiful elephants in a... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Anne J
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
via mobile
Safe driver, great toue

The driver was very experienced and safe and arrived promptly to collect us. He purchased our park... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Caroline D
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Minneriya safari tours is a jeep safari tour agent for minneriya national park, kaudulla national park and hurulu eco park-habarana for watch great elephant gathering. Safari start at morning 6 am and evening 3pm everyday. Also operates half day...more
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Habarana, Sri Lanka
+94 77 648 7757
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to take this safari in August and saw dozens of beautiful elephants in a natural setting. Very prompt hotel pick up and expert guide. It was a wonderful experience to see so many elephants together. Driver returning us to our hotel...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We booked this trip online at the price of 65 USD per person, for two person. When we arrived at our hotel, the hotel owner offered 3000 SL rp for two! The same trip. There were not many elephants in the park, not the correct...More

1  Thank rongyouyolanda
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

The driver was very experienced and safe and arrived promptly to collect us. He purchased our park tickets for us, saving us the queue. We were always in the prime spots to see the elephants and he made sure we were always happy before moving...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Awesome jeep safari where you can see a lot of elephants and other animals out of captivity. Nice experience even in the jeep where the driver did some complicated drift and off-road. Ranga, the planner has been very professional and expert on his job ,he...More

Thank Mattia C
Minneriya S, Manager at Minneriya Safari Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hello Mattia, Thank you very much for sharing your experience. You asked us for pickup from Passikudah to Minneriya 2 way & Kaudulla Evening safari before 1 day of tour. So we try hard to assign your vehicle even high season. Its pleasure to here...More

Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Thank you for an amazing trip. Picked us up from Sigiriya and even stopped off afterwards so we could buy some beer. Brilliant, top service

Thank Sally C
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

I’m not even sure where to begin with how terrible this company is... I emailed them prior to coming to Sri Lanka asking if they could help with transport between a few points we planned to visit and they came back with 2 quotes one...More

5  Thank Odyssey164388
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Nice and smart driver, he went to a place with few cars, suddenly tens of elephants apperared so we got privileged location before other jeeps joined. Then we moved to another place and same thing, also we were first to exit Safari so no traffic...More

Thank Javier N
Reviewed March 25, 2018

We really enjoyed our trip with Minneriya Safari Tours and found it a great way to see the elephants. We booked the day before our trip and booking was simple enough online. I called up to check availability and was advised that we would be...More

1  Thank BenHerts82
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Booking and in advance communication were nice and easy going. We booked a half day evening tour (5 hours with English speaking driver & pickup, approx. 125 €). We were picked up at the hotel by the driver and the R. (the person with whom...More

1  Thank Josephine W
Minneriya S, Guest Relations Manager at Minneriya Safari Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Dear Josephine, Thank you for join us with Safari tour and your comments. Your experience really help us to improve our service. Actually we really sorry that the inappropriate behaviour of driver. We don't allow drivers to smoke inside & drink alcohol when with clients....More

Reviewed February 13, 2018

Lovely natural landscape with lots of elephants and you can have a great experience here. We saw over 200 elephants, eating grass in the bank of Minneriya tank which provided a lovely view. Recommend to go in the evening then you can see sunset too.

2  Thank Lia G
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Annabel G
June 25, 2018|
Response from Minneriya S | Property representative |
Sri lanka Residence Visa holders can get special discount.
Ranga Asanka D
September 8, 2017|
Response from Minneriya S |
Yes. We arrange pickup & drop off service from Dambulla / Sigiriya / Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa...