Wilpattu National Park Safari
Today you will transfer to Wilpattu National Park where you will spend the night in an African style safari camp.
Wilpattu has a dense forest landscape interspersed with scrub, sand dunes and the unique Villu wetlands. It is the largest National Park in Sri Lanka and you will embark on an evening game drive in search of elephants and leopards, which are drawn here by the many lakes. You may also spot sloth bear, crocodiles and more.
Accommodation: Mahoora Luxury Camp 1x Standard Double Tent & 1x Family Triple (3 separate beds) as close to each other as possible
Mahoora by Eco Team Wilpattu Safari Camp, which borders the National Park, is maintained as a mini nature reserve with minimum disturbances. you can enjoy free wifi, a library and board games.Unlimited tea / coffee, fresh fruits, snacks, juices, soft drinks, and water is provided and there is a 24-hour power supply with laptop and digital camera charging facilities available.
Mahoora Safari Tents are the largest and most luxurious safari tents in Sri Lanka. Each tent is handmade locally using the finest of materials and designed to be fit for a king in the wild. Each of the safari tents boast a restful outer living area, an intimate bedroom and a private en-suite bathroom. Soft linens dress the comfortable full-sized beds, whilst wall-to-wall carpeting creates a feeling of comfort underfoot. The bathroom has a flushable commode, hot / cold shower and a washbasin and mirror. Experience a truly luxurious home in the wild with all the little details taken care of – from torches to umbrellas and luggage racks.*Note there is no air conditioning.
The meal plan for your stay is all inclusive. For breakfast, continental and Sri Lankan dishes including fresh juices are available, the lunch will be freshly prepared Sri Lankan dishes. Unlimited tea/coffee, fresh fruits, snacks, juices, soft drinks, and water will be provided throughout the day as well as local alcoholic beverages (beer and imported wine), and there is a daily five-course dinner menu with signature dishes including a BBQ around the campfire.
During your stay all entry permits and park fees for the entire stay are included, you will be provided with an exclusive Jeep with front-faced comfortable elevated seats for maximized game viewing and photography opportunities and an experienced naturalist is exclusively provided for each booking. You are not sharing either the Jeep or the naturalist.
A complimentary picnic basket for the Safari with chilled beverages and snacks for the safari break will be provided. For each night of your stay you will have one game drive included, either in the early morning starting at 05:30 am until 10:00am, or in the afternoon at 2:30pm until 6:00pm. You can also opt for a full day safari, please arrange this with your naturalist on arrival.
Meals: Breakfast Lunch and Dinner