Home > Trip Types > Nature & Wildlife Safari Tours

Wildlife is packed in Sri Lanka considering its little size. Sri Lanka has 26 national parks, The most famous national parks are Yala National park, Udawalawe National Park, Wilpattu National Park and Minneriya National park. Sri Lanka famous for Asian elephant and leopards, (one of the big cats). Sri Lanka has the highest leopard density when compared with other countries. Leopards are evolved more like a jaguar with more muscular than a jaguar. As well as Sri Lanka has the highest density of elephants in Asia. Elephants gather in large numbers in the evening and early morning to drink water from the lakes in national parks. Yala and Wilpattu are best for spotting leopards in Sri Lanka due to its high leopard density. Yala is similar to Savannah because yala is mostly scattered with shrubs, grasslands and occasional big trees. If you are in to elephants the best parks are Udawalawe and Minneriya. Generally, Sri Lanakan National parks accommodate many animal species that consists with mammals, Reptiles, Amphibians, Birds and Invertebrates.