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Guided Tours

Wildlife Safari

Route:
  • Kataragama
  • Galle
  • Taj Samudra/Ceylon

3 DAYS from €279pp

Tour Highlights
  • Visit the fascinating turtle hatchery
  • River safari to see different aquatic life
  • Enjoy a tour of the historic city of Galle
  • Embark on an exciting Jeep safari at the largest wild animal reserve on the island, see bears, elephants, buffalo, crocodiles, wild boars, & deer's

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Wildlife Safari

Our 2 nights/3 days Wildlife Safari provides an opportunity to see the island's rich & exciting wildlife up close as well as some traditional Sri Lankan cultural sights.

Tour Itinerary

1

Pick up from your beach holiday hotel or airport and proceed along the coast to Galle, en route visit the fascinating turtle hatchery, where you may have the chance to see turtles released from their eggs. Continue with a river safari at the Balapitiya river to enjoy a variety of aquatic life, then on to Ambalangoda to visit a mask carver. You will then enjoy a tour of the historic city of Galle and the 17th century Dutch fort. Proceed to Hotel Chandrika (or similar), passing the island's famous stilt fisherman on the way. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

2

Early morning embark on an exciting jeep safari of the Yala National Game Park, the largest wild animal reserve on the island and home to leopard, bear, elephant, wild boar, buffalo, deer & crocodile. It also hosts many migratory and indigenous birds. Return to hotel for late breakfast before proceeding to the Gateway Airport Hotel, or similar, near Colombo airport (using the Motorway from Matara) for dinner and overnight stay.

3

Breakfast at the hotel followed by a transfer to the airport for your return flight home.

Important Information

Minimum

This tour will run with a minimum of 2 people.

Tour Dates & Prices

Depart UK Arrive UK Price
01 Nov 2018 20 Dec 2018 €369
21 Dec 2018 31 Dec 2018 €385
31 Aug 2019 31 Aug 2019 €325
01 May 2019 30 Jun 2019 €295
01 Apr 2019 30 Apr 2019 €279
01 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2019 €365
11 Jan 2019 28 Feb 2019 €375
01 Jan 2019 10 Jan 2019 €395
Please note

Yala Game Park is closed for 30 days during September / October. During this period the safari will be to Udawalawe Game Park which is located approximately 50 miles inland from Yala Safari with appropriate accommodation.

Fact File
  • Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee
  • Average Flying time: 10-14 hours
  • Spoken Language(s): Sinhala, Tamil, English
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