Yala National Park, Yala National Park

National Park · Nature / Park
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.
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  • I really enjoyed this trip. It was fabulous.. our Safari driver was really experienced guy. We saw leopards, elephants, peacocks and fox and lots of animals awesome trip. I recommend this trip to all.  more »
  • The best time to visit Yala is early morning.. if u want to see leopards.. my Jeep entering to the park @ 6. 30 am .. there s 3 entrance. One in sithulpawwa area , one in sella katharagama area & the....  more »

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