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Private Tour: Udawalawe National Park Safari

  • See and photograph some of the largest herds of Asian elephants in Sri Lanka
  • Travel in a sturdy 4x4 vehicle that gives access to all areas of the park
  • Have time to ask plenty of questions on this private tour
Private Tour: Udawalawe National Park Safari
From US$ 33.00
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Half Day - Jeep + 2 TicketsMost Popular
Safari for 2 Persons including the entrance tickets in a Safari Jeep: Either a Morning Safari - 05.30 am to 09.00 am OR an Evening Safari - 02:30 pm to 05:30 pm
US$ 111.00
Half Day Jeep Only
Safari for 1 - 6 Persons in a Safari Jeep: Either a Morning Safari - 05.30 am to 09.00 am OR an Evening Safari - 02:30 pm to 05:30 pm
US$ 33.00
Full Day - Jeep + 2 Tickets
Safari for 2 persons with entrance tickets Full Day Safari - 5:30 am to 5:30 pm
US$ 144.00
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Take a tour of Udawalawe National Park, one of Sri Lanka's largest animal sanctuaries. Because this is a private tour, you’ll have plenty of time to hear commentary about the wildlife you’ll see and ask questions. Keep an eye out for elephants, water buffalo, fox, leopards, and other animals from the comfort of a rugged 4x4 vehicle. Morning, afternoon, or full-day options are available to suit your schedule.
What to Expect
Make your way to the gate of Udawalawe National Park, where you’ll meet up with your private guide. Climb into a sturdy 4x4 vehicle, which gives access to all the rugged areas of the park and offers clear views of the animals.

One of Sri Lanka’s largest parks, Udawalawe is known for its large Asian elephant population, which can number up to 100 in a single herd. Other animals in the park include jungle cats, fishing cats, gray hangers, toque macaque, foxes, bandicoots, mongooses, jackals, wild boar, and water buffalo, among others. Learn about the wildlife and ecosystem from your guide along the journey.

Morning or afternoon departure options let you choose your own itinerary to fit your vacation schedule. A private guide means you and your party will receive personalized attention and have plenty of time to ask questions.
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Reviews (21)

1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic knowledgeable Driver

The driver was fantastic he knew where all the good parts of the site where and he was happy to push his vehicle right to the front so we got the best possible views of the animals. He was knowledge and informative and pointed out...More

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A Very Nice Time

We went on the half day tour, and we really enjoyed ourselves. I brought the kids along, and the experience of watching the elephants in their habitat was pretty amazing. Definitely recommended!More

1  Thank John T
Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Lakpura LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ref: J17517 Hi John T, Thank you so much for taking your time to share an insightful review of your experience and our service. We are glad to have arranged you an enjoyable tour of the Udawalawe National Park, Your wonderful comments, and positive feedback...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Amazing experience

Our driver spotted - while driving - lizards on the branches, birds on the trees, crocodile hidden in the water, the elusive jungle cat that we struggled to see with our naked eye. He was incredible and we are pleased we didn't pay additional at...More

1  Thank MDR0608
Reviewed 10 July 2018
Unforgettable safari

Our safari with Lakpura LLC was absolutely great! We got to see lots of elephants thanks to our driver who was really focused on us having a good experience. He had also a very good knowledge of the many kinds of birds and monkeys of...More

Thank maripili
Reviewed 2 May 2018
Excellent viewing of Wild ellephants

We had agreat afternoon safari with Lakpura LLC. Within minutes of entering the park we saw loads of wild elephants. Lots of great birds, freshwater turtles. We had a great guide too.More

Thank Jackie M
Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Lakpura LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Ref: J17482 Hi Jackie S, Thank you so much for your wonderful, insightful review of your experience. We are glad hear that all the arrangements were in place for your safari tour at the Udawalawe National Park and that you had a pleasant experience. Hope...More

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Cynthia C
23 June 2018|
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Response from Tracey G | Reviewed this property |
Udawalawe is renowned for Elephants not leopards as I understand it. Yala is probably best for leopards.