Galway's Land National Park, Nuwara Eliya

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Galway's Land National Park is a small national park situated within the city limits of Nuwara Eliya in Sri Lanka. Have been declared as a wildlife sanctuary on 27 May 1938. The Galway's Land was elevated to the national park status on 18 May 2006. The park was declared to conserve the montane ecosystems. Field Ornithology Group of Sri Lanka considers that the Victoria park of Nuwara Eliya and the Galway's Land as two of the most significant birding sites in Sri Lanka. Galway's Land harbours about 20 rare migrant bird species and 30 native species. Apart from the avifauna, the park has valuable floral species of both native and foreign origin. Galway Forest Lodge is located close to the park.
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  • it is at nura elya town but prohibiting ticket for tourist but low for locals thus not worth the money  more »
  • This park is overrated and certainly not worth paying 2070 rupees as a foreign visitor. Not one of the alleged resident wildlife specimens was seen or heard. Only one other couple was seen during my v...  more »
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  • Excellent for nature lovers. It’s a very quiet place in busy Nuwaraeliya city limits. Easy to walk & pathway is good with some steps. Ticket is very reasonable. This park is good for bird watching. There are no big animals. Enjoy it & love it. But don’t pollute this.
  • This is a place that enjoy natural environment and some endeavor animals. Very calm and cool place. you must visit this place with your children.
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