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Yala National Park, Tissamaharama

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National Park
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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  • Great park.. Large place and loads of time in between spotting animals and needs some one to be occupied with a large zoom lens camera or a binoculars, loads of patience to have a great visit...  more »
  • As soon as we arrived at Tissa, a lot of local safari tour guides stopped our tuk tuk and tried to give us information for Yala National Park Safari Tour aggressively and it was overwhelming. One tour...  more »
  • We went on a half a day safari from Cinnamon Wild (recommended!). It is best to arrange the trip from Tissa, as that will turn out to be cheapest. Even though we went in off season, when everybody rus...  more »