Experience a world where wild reigns supreme
PERFECT TIME FOR START : MORNING - 0600hrs | EVENING - 1400hrs
DURATION : AVAILABILITY :
• Meet Sri Lanka Mini tours representative at your hotel and you will transported to Wasgamuwa National park
• Start your jeep Safari
Wasgamuwa National park assisted for the displaced wild animals and its many water sources abundance animals roam. This magnificent nature park lies between the prince of the river “Mahawali” and Aban Gaga. The best time to enjoy the sight of large herds is during November to May. In the rest of the year the elephants tend to migrate to nearby Minneriya and Kaudulla National Parks. Wasgamuwa home too many rare birds, Mammals, reptiles and some flora.
More than 150 floral species have recorded from the park. Cryptocorynewalkeri and Munroniapumila are two plants with economic value.
The Main attraction would be herds of elephants. Elephants are bathing and feeding on the grass. Ripping it up and knocking it against their feet with their trunk to remove the soil from the root before eating around 150 elephants can be seen. Other wildlife includes Purple faced langur monkeys, wild boar, sambar and spotted deer, buffalo and rarely sighted leopards and sloth bears. Among the reptiles are water monitor, mugger crocodile, estuarine crocodile and python.
The number of bird species recorded from the park is 143. Among the bird populations are Sri Lanka Trogon, racquet tailed Drongo, yellow fronted Barbet, Sri Lanka spurfowl, white necked stork and lesser adjutant stork.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) offers exclusive safari tour for all kind of age who is fond of experience wild life of Sri Lanka. Our knowledge local experience naturalists will unforgettable experience with information on the different sites you visit.
Full day game drive upon request
What to bring
• Sun Hat
• All participants will be given a safety briefing.
• The importance of listening to the guide.
• Always stay in the van, truck, Boat or 4WD
• Keep your voices down.
• Don’t feeding to wild animals.
Be a responsible traveler with your every step to save the future