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Nimesh Yala Safari

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Kirinda 82614, Sri Lanka
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Well organized safari tours in Yala National Park

Very informative on easygoing safari on Jeep with great views and wild life spotting. We went very... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
alex311327
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Timaru, New Zealand
via mobile
The Perfect Guide

We did a safari with Nimesh after being recommended him, and we were not disappointed. He’s got... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
bossjockey
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london
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We are Nimesh Yala Safari Tours team lead by Safari Nimesh who has been doing safari for more than eleven years in Yala National Park in Sri Lanka.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“exotic birds” (2 reviews)
“guest house” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Kirinda 82614, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Very informative on easygoing safari on Jeep with great views and wild life spotting. We went very close to wild elephants and buffaloes. Spotted even a hunting leopard. 3.5 hours safari trip was very comfortable and plenty of comments about Park and its wild life....More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We did a safari with Nimesh after being recommended him, and we were not disappointed. He’s got over 15years experience in the park, and it shows. He was very accommodating with our requests at to how we wanted to do the jeep safari (at a...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We went on the safari around the park in the afternoon which was very busy with jeeps equal in numbers to the wildlife. We did see a leopard and were considered to be lucky. Apparently the 5:30am safari is a better time to go to...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the safari - had a driver from Flamingo Safari tours and he was awesome. We took the afternoon time slot as they limit the number of jeeps that can go into the park on a daily basis to 400 - most of the...More

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Santa our driver was very experienced and despite the park being very busy in the high season we didn’t really notice this as he managed to keep us away from the crowds wherever possible. We saw more wildlife and beautiful birds than we were expecting...More

Thank Sara P
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Shantha took my girlfriend and I on Safari in Yala National Park. We went on 2 afternoon rides and 1 morning ride. The park itself is stunning. Beautiful landscapes teaming with wildlife. (Species list below). The jeep is spacious and comfortable, and Shantha kindly let...More

1  Thank HarrisonCharlesWhite
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

After extensive research, we were glad we picked Santha to be our safari guide. Santha and his family are very nice and genuine people who made our whole experience at Kirinda, Yala and Sri Lanka overall a memorable and beautiful one. His sweet sister Champa...More

Thank noushi
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

I went on a Safari with Santha in June and we saw leopards TWICE :) :) He was so persistent trying to make sure we made it to every corner of the park and we spent the full day out. I appreciated the attention to...More

Thank Lori G
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We spent a night at JC Guest House in Kirinda, a lovely guest house with a really nice owner. She proposed us to go to the yala national park with her brother. It was a really great experience ! He is professional and he knows...More

1  Thank MyleneDaniel
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