Private tour

1-Day Tour of Both Yala and Udawalawe National Parks

1-Day Tour of Both Yala and Udawalawe National Parks

From £105.75 per person

Enjoy a 1-day trip to two of Sri Lanka's most beautiful national parks, Yala and Udawalawe. Keep an eye out for leopards, elephants, water buffalo, jackals, leopards, and other animals from the comfort of a rugged 4x4 vehicle.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 14 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup from any hotel in Yala, Tissamaharama, Kataragama, Hambantota or Udawalawe.
Private group


  • See both Yala National Park and Udawalawe National Park in one day
  • Enjoy a private guide in a 4x4 vehicle
  • Spot leopards, elephants, water buffalo, jackals, leopards, and many other animals
  • Experience sunrise and sunset surrounded by magnificent wildlife
Full description
Start the day with an early morning pickup at 5 AM from your hotel and make your way to Yala National Park, home to 44 varieties of mammal and 215 bird species. Meet your private guide and climb into a sturdy 4x4 vehicle. Enjoy sunrise at the park — the ‘Golden Hours’ of the day — and explore the light forests, scrubs, grasslands, lagoons, and magnificent range of animals Following the safari, there will be a picnic lunch before the drive to Udawalawe National Park. Arriving here in the afternoon allows you to explore from 2:30 PM until sunset when the park closes at 6 PM. Search for the world’s most concentrated number of elephants, spotted deer, jackals, wild boar, wild buffalo, crocodiles, and many other animals as your knowledgeable guide and driver expertly navigates the vast area and roads.   After the closure of the park, the trip concludes with a drop-off at your hotel.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees to national parks
  • Picnic lunch with fresh fruit
  • Cool box and drinks
  • Private transportation
  • All taxes
  • Expenses and gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Smoking
  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Entrance fees to national parks and all taxes are included in the ticket price
  • A cool box and drinks will be provided
  • Expenses and tips are not included in the ticket price
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