Embark on a safari into Yala National Park, Sri Lanka’s most popular national park and a bustling wildlife sanctuary, housing an array of wild animals. The second largest national park in the country, it boasts one of the highest densities of leopards in the world, so if you’re lucky you might spot this elusive predator. Driving through the semi-arid plains and grasslands, you'll almost certainly encounter elephants, sloth bears, macaque monkeys, water buffalo, and a variety of other animal species. Arrange your visit to Yala National Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in Yala National Park using our Yala National Park trip itinerary builder site .
Tours to Yala National Park
8-Day Sri Lanka Classic Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $549
Duration: 8 days
Overnight Private Leopard Safari with Luxury Tented Camping BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $360
Duration: 2 days
Private Safari at Yala National Park BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $29
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Yala National Park Reviews
We saw a different species of animal about every 10 minutes or less. Elephants, monkeys, birds such as a bee catcher, painted stork, malabar pied horn bill. I suggest you down load the Merlin bird ap ... more »
We reached for the afternoon tour at around 2PM. The expectation was to see leopards in this huge national park. The safari did not disappoint us as we saw a lots of elephants, jackals, peacocks, wild... more »
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