Experience the thrill of the Yala National Park Safari in Hikkaduwa, Galle, Weligama, and Mirissa.
Get up close and personal with captivating wildlife, including leopards, elephants, crocodiles, and a variety of bird species.
With pickup from your hotel and a knowledgeable guide, Shehan Safari Jeep Tours ensures a comfortable and informative adventure.
Whether you’re a wildlife enthusiast or simply seeking an unforgettable excursion, this safari promises to capture the essence of Sri Lanka’s natural beauty.
Don’t miss out on this must-try activity in the Southern Province.
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Good To Know
- Free cancellation available up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
- Reserve now & pay later to keep your travel plans flexible
- View leopards, crocodiles, buffalo, and different species of birds in the wild
- Pickup from hotels in Hikkaduwa, Galle, Weligama, Mirissa, and other nearby areas
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Booking and Cancellation Policies
To ensure flexibility for travelers, the booking and cancellation policies for the Yala National Park Safari in Hikkaduwa, Galle, Weligama, and Mirissa allow for free cancellation up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund. This means that if a traveler’s plans change or they’re unable to make it to the safari, they can cancel their reservation without any penalty.
This policy gives travelers peace of mind knowing that they’ve the option to cancel if needed. It also allows them to keep their travel plans flexible, as they can book the safari in advance and still have the option to cancel if something comes up.
The free cancellation policy is a great benefit for travelers and adds to the overall convenience of booking the Yala National Park Safari.
Highlights of the Yala National Park Safari
Spotting local leopards, elephants, sloth bears, jackals, and more is one of the highlights of the Yala National Park Safari. Here are some key highlights of the safari:
Diverse Wildlife: Yala National Park is home to a wide range of animals, making it an ideal destination for wildlife enthusiasts. From leopards to elephants, visitors have the chance to witness these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.
Abundant Birdlife: With over 215 bird species, Yala National Park is a paradise for birdwatchers. From colorful kingfishers to majestic eagles, the park offers ample opportunities for bird photography.
Beautiful Landscapes: Yala National Park boasts stunning landscapes, including lush forests, scenic lakes, and golden grasslands. These picturesque backdrops provide the perfect setting for capturing memorable photographs.
Best Time for Photography: The early morning and late afternoon are the best times for photography at Yala National Park. During these hours, the lighting is soft, creating a magical atmosphere for capturing wildlife and landscapes.
Visiting Yala National Park is an unforgettable experience, offering incredible wildlife sightings and stunning photographic opportunities.
Wildlife Sightings and Experiences
Visitors to Yala National Park can encounter a variety of wildlife and have unforgettable experiences in the wild. The park is home to numerous species, including leopards, elephants, sloth bears, crocodiles, and a wide range of bird species.
Safari-goers can spot these animals as they explore the park in a comfortable jeep, driven by experienced guides from Shehan Safari Jeep Tours. While sightings of leopards aren’t guaranteed, the park’s diverse ecosystem ensures that there’s always something fascinating to see. For those interested in capturing these incredible moments on camera, it’s recommended to bring a telephoto lens and practice patience.
The best time to visit Yala National Park is during the dry season, from February to July, when the animals are more active and easier to spot. So, be prepared for an exciting adventure and get ready to witness the wonders of nature at Yala National Park.
Pickup and Transfer Details
Safari-goers can conveniently arrange their pickup and transfer to Yala National Park by booking with Shehan Safari Jeep Tours. When it comes to Yala National Park transportation, Shehan Safari Jeep Tours has got you covered.
Here are the pickup and transfer details:
- Pickup from hotels in Hikkaduwa, Galle, Weligama, Mirissa, and other nearby areas.
- Safari drive by Jeep in Yala National Park.
- Spot local leopards, elephants, sloth bears, jackals, and more.
- Enjoy a comfortable ride back to your accommodation.
With Shehan Safari Jeep Tours, you can expect a seamless and hassle-free experience from the moment you’re picked up to the moment you’re dropped off. Their professional drivers will ensure your safety and comfort throughout the journey.
Review of the Yala National Park Safari
After experiencing the pickup and transfer service provided by Shehan Safari Jeep Tours, travelers eagerly embark on their Yala National Park Safari, excited to see the diverse wildlife that awaits them.
The safari duration at Yala National Park is typically around 3-4 hours, giving visitors ample time to explore and spot the incredible wildlife.
It’s recommended to plan the safari during the early morning or late afternoon, as these are the best times to witness animals in their natural habitat.
The early morning safari, starting around 5:30 AM, offers a higher chance of spotting leopards and other elusive creatures.
The late afternoon safari, starting around 3:30 PM, allows visitors to witness the stunning sunset while observing the park’s wildlife.
Travelers should check with Shehan Safari Jeep Tours for the available safari timings and make their bookings accordingly for an unforgettable experience.
Location and Pricing Details
Located in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka, the Yala National Park Safari offered by Shehan Safari Jeep Tours provides an opportunity for wildlife enthusiasts to explore the second-largest wildlife park in the country and observe a diverse range of animals in their natural habitat.
The safari is available for booking and offers flexible cancellation up to 24 hours in advance. The best time to visit Yala National Park is during the dry season from February to July when the animals are more active and easily spotted.
The safari includes a pickup from hotels in Hikkaduwa, Galle, Weligama, Mirissa, and nearby areas, followed by a thrilling jeep drive through the park. Participants can expect to spot local leopards, elephants, sloth bears, jackals, and a variety of bird species.
The safari costs around €35 per person, making it an affordable option for wildlife lovers.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What Is the Best Time of Year to Visit Yala National Park for Wildlife Sightings?
The best time of year to visit Yala National Park for wildlife sightings is during the dry season, from February to July. This is when animals gather around water sources, making them easier to spot and photograph.
Are There Any Age Restrictions for Participating in the Yala National Park Safari?
There are no age restrictions for participating in the Yala National Park Safari. However, it is important to consider the limitations of children on Safari, such as the duration of the tour and the need for quietness during wildlife sightings.
Can I Bring My Own Food and Drinks on the Safari?
Yes, participants are allowed to bring their own food and drinks on the safari. It’s advisable to pack light and bring non-messy, easily portable items. Remember to dispose of any waste responsibly to preserve the park’s natural beauty. Plus, here are some wildlife photography tips for capturing stunning shots during the safari.
Are There Restroom Facilities Available During the Safari?
Yes, there are restroom facilities available during the safari. Visitors can take a break and use the facilities while enjoying wildlife sightings in Yala National Park.
Is There a Limit to the Number of People Allowed on Each Safari Tour?
There is a limit to the number of people allowed on each safari tour. The safari capacity may vary depending on the activity provider. It is recommended to check the availability and book in advance.
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The Sum Up
To sum it up, the Yala National Park Safari offered by Shehan Safari Jeep Tours is an exciting and enriching experience for visitors to the Southern Province of Sri Lanka.
With its stunning wildlife and breathtaking natural beauty, this safari allows you to witness the remarkable creatures of Yala National Park in their natural habitat.
Whether you’re a wildlife enthusiast or simply seeking adventure, this safari is a must-try activity that promises an unforgettable journey through the wonders of Sri Lanka’s wilderness.