Elephant, Udawalawe National Park

8 day escorted tour intinerary

Wildlife of Sri Lanka

Island wide wildlife

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From the leopard teaming forests of Wilpattu to the open plains of Minneriya, witness the never ending array of wildlife and get your fix of adventure on this 8 day itinerary. 

We recommend this tour between December to March for the best chance of spotting wildlife and best chance of dry weather. The good weather also makes this an ideal time to twin your tour with a relaxing and well deserved stay on the beaches of Sri Lanka's West and South Coasts. 

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Be sure to go on every safari to maximise the chance of spotting wildlife
  • Extend your itinerary with a beach stay
  • Take binoculars for the best chance of spotting animals in the distance
  • Opt to visit the Sigiriya Rock Fortress for a small supplement and climb one of Sri Lanka's mos iconic landmarks

Sample Itinerary Summary

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8 days
Guide Price
£1,619 per person
Price based on
Based on 01 October 18 departure from London Heathrow flying with Emirates, meal basis as per itinerary.
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for an itinerary like this. The price will vary based on many elements including exchange rates, and your choice of accommodation, duration, departure date, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
  • 1 night
  • Sigiriya
    2 nights
  • Gal Oya
    1 night
  • Udawalawe
    1 night
  • 2 nights
Private basis, Escorted
  • Safari in Wilpattu National Park
  • Safari in Minneriya National Park
  • Boat Safari in Gal Oya National Park
  • Safari and Elephant Transit Home visit in Udawalawe National Park
  • Two Safaris in Yala National Park
  • Half Board at all accommodations
  • All hotels (or similar standard accommodation) as mentioned in the 'Detailed Itinerary' tab
  • Entrance fees to National Parks mentioned
  • Services of an English Speaking Chauffeur Guide
Not included
  • Lunches throughout the tour
  • Beverages throughout the tour
  • Any services not specified