Sri Lanka Wild Life Holidays

Sri Lanka is the best Wild Life Holidays Destination outside the Africa. According to wild life experts both local and foreign, Sri Lankan is the ‘Best Big Game Safari outside Africa. Though difficult to imagine, this tiny island being the next to the gigantic African Continent, When the likelihood and cost of seeing and photographing four or five charismatic animals (elephant, leopard, sloth bear, sperm Whale and blue whale) in a two week Safari, Sri Lank is the best destination. There are 17 National Parks and 54 Sanctuaries in Sri Lanka territory and each National park has unique story and story continues beyond the jungle. Furthermore travelling into the jungles with camps deep within the national parks is an undiscovered e treasure in Sri Lanka on the worldwide map. Unlike many of the parks in India and Africa, Sri Lanka’s are not commercial; the character of yester year remains intact thanks to the deferred start into the tourism arena. Sri Lanka has an amazing variety of fauna and flora, with some of the world’s highest densities of leopards and elephants. A visit to the Sri Lankan jungles is to enter a whole new world where nature has largely stayed still. Moreover, compared with Africa and India in a Sri Lankan wildlife tour of two weeks you have the best potential of seeing and photographing five charismatic mammals at a lower cost. Described as ‘’ one of Asia’s top wildlife destinations’ ’there are several national parks, of these the best known is the Ruhunu( Yala) national park In the deep south of the island. The parks are Gal oya, Udawalawa, Wasgamuwa, Minneriya, Wilpattu, Horton plains. The photography and vegetation change from park to park, even the fauna and flora. Most common in these parks are elephants and birdlife.