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Wilpattu National Park

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Putlam - Anuradhapura Road, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
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We have a chance visit this national park on March. The location is fantastic. We have a chance to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mall f
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Melbourne, Australia
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Insightful Experience

Hemal was both warm and professional as his superb knowledge of the country really gave us much... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
aaronbenjaminjohn
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
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Travelers talk about
“sloth bear” (11 reviews)
“wild boar” (10 reviews)
“jeep safari” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Putlam - Anuradhapura Road, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
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"sloth bear"
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"wild boar"
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"jeep safari"
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"bee eaters"
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"half day tour"
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"sri lanka"
in 18 reviews
"beautiful leopard"
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"saw lots of wildlife"
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"animals living"
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"bull elephant"
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"indian ocean"
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"birds including"
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"their natural habitat"
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"spotted deer"
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"amazing wildlife"
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"serpent eagle"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have a chance visit this national park on March. The location is fantastic. We have a chance to see the leopards and many more animals. This is one of best national parks in Sri Lanka. Highly recommend.

Thank mall f
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hemal was both warm and professional as his superb knowledge of the country really gave us much insight to Sri Lanka. We had a terrific time and would highly recommend him.

Thank aaronbenjaminjohn
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a excellent tour experience there. Our main interested was to see leopards and bears.... finally we saw 10 leopards and two bears....

Thank Thusitha P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wilpattu National Park is situated in the North West of Sri Lanka. It is about 6 hours travel from Colombo. It seems to be the largest and the oldest national park in Sri Lanka. However, it is less visited than Yala National Park in down...More

Thank Nilmini D
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely not as popular as its down south counterpart Yala, but more wild and less crowded because of this. On three rounds both morning and afternoon we saw several leopards, elephants, lots of birds and other wildlife. The leopards were of course the highlight. There...More

Thank malathyknight
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Good place to visit. Lucky to see a leopard,an elephant , deer, peacock, eagles, butterflies .. Bit rainy.. but good.. Better to visit it in the morning or in the evening.. not in day time ...

Thank Thenuka W
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Great park with lots of wildlife and the most amazing range of local Sri Lankan birds; all so beautiful. I chose to come here rather than the very popular and touristy Yala national park and glad I did. It was less crowded and still had...More

2  Thank Hema247
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing safari around the park and saw lots of wildlife including - a bull elephant, baby leopard, sloth bear, turtle, monkeys, peacock and pea hens, spotted deer and samba deer, kingfishers, bee eaters, hawk eagles, serpent hawks and many other birds. The 4x4’s...More

1  Thank misterjames76
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I was here with two of my friends for full day safari. Start the journey at 6.30 am. It was a full of lucky day. We saw bears elephants and 3 leapords also. Other than many wild animals and lot of birds. It is better...More

Thank MartinCW8
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Have good views/perspective from the 4 x 4 safari vehicles which bounce along the dirt tracks, stopping every now and then to show you animals of interest. Quite enjoyable and fun.

Thank cherryblossom50
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