Udawalawe National Park, Udawalawe National Park

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At Udawalawe National Park, 165 km (103 mi) east of Sri Lanka's capitol, explore the sanctuary for wild animals that were once displaced during the construction of the Udawalawe Reservoir on the Walawe River. Established on in 1972, the reserve covers 308 sq km (119 sq mi). Observe one of park's biggest attractions--elephants--along with jungle cats, monkeys, crocodiles, and other wildlife. After taking a safari, visit the orphanage where professional caretakers nurse baby animals and release them into the wild as they reach maturity. Take a look at our Udawalawe National Park trip itinerary maker site to schedule your visit to Udawalawe National Park and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • I found Lahiru via his numerous good reviews on TripAdvisor. We paid €100 for me, my wife and my son for a tour. I can see why Lahiru has lots of good reviews. He was an excellent guide and really...  more »
  • This is an excellent park. Our driver was well informed and a good communicator. We saw many wildlife from exotic birds to crocodiles. The best however were the single elephants to the large heard...  more »
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