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Yala National Park, Tissamaharama
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Embark on a safari into Yala National Park, Sri Lanka’s most popular national park and a bustling wildlife sanctuary, housing an array of wild animals. The second largest national park in the country, it boasts one of the highest densities of leopards in the world, so if you’re lucky you might spot this elusive predator. Driving through the semi-arid plains and grasslands, you'll almost certainly encounter elephants, sloth bears, macaque monkeys, water buffalo, and a variety of other animal species. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Tissamaharama holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Yala National Park and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I love Animals and believe in respecting their environment. I also refrain from visiting zoos or viewing shows that involves animal training and abuse. That said, Yala was something I was looking forw...  more »
  • Like everyone else I also went to this park with expectation of seeing my most favourite big cat leopard. Unfortunately i was unlucky on that day as i couldn't spot any. But those who have studied abo...  more »
  • The drivers in the vehicles are definetely crazy but this is funny.If you're lucky you can see a leopard.I have seen a bear ,different types of endemic birds, elephant families(they're just appeared i...  more »