• Overview
  • Trip Outline
  • Trip Includes
  • Trip Excludes
  • Reviews
  • FAQ

The "Wildlife Big Five in Sri Lanka" tour is a special tour tailor-made for nature enthusiasts like you! Brace yourself for a captivating encounter with nature's magnificent giants: the majestic Asian elephant, the elusive leopard, the adorable sloth bear, and the awe-inspiring blue whale and sperm whale.

The tour length is 10 days and it covers the following destinations. 

  • Negombo
  • Yala
  • Lunugamwehera
  • Udawalawa
  • Mirissa
  • Colombo

Following is the proposed itinerary. But, this tour can be customized to fit your needs, interests, and budget. Make an inquiry and get a tailor-made trip that perfectly aligns with your specific requirements.


Day 1

Rest at Negombo

On arrival, to be met by our English-speaking Guide. Transfer to your hotel in Negombo. [Optional: Negombo fish market, visit Palagathuray beach]

Overnight Stay at Negombo

Day 2

Transfer to Yala

Travel to Yala. En route, stop at Aluthgama (experience the turtle hatcheries) and Hambanthota (Ridiyagama Safari Park). Rest at the hotel in the evening.

Overnight Stay at Yala

Day 3

Safari at Yala National Park

Full-day jeep safari at Yala National Park (best known for leopards and elephants).

Overnight Stay at Yala

Day 4

Safari at Yala and Lunugamwehera

Half day jeep safari at Yala National Park. In the evening, do jeep safari at Lunugamwehera National Park.

Overnight Stay at Yala

Day 5

Travel to Udawalawe

Visit Elephant Transit Home at Udawalawe. In the evening, jeep safari at Udawalawe National Park.

Overnight Stay at Udawalawe

Day 6

Safari at Udawalawa National Park

Full day jeep safari at Udawalawa National Park (This has the highest density of wild elephants in Sri Lanka). In the evening, travel to Mirissa.

Overnight Stay at Mirissa

Day 7

Whale watching at Mirissa

Early morning, sail to offshore of Mirissa for whale watching (to see Blue Whales and Sperm Whales). In the evening resting at the hotel.

Overnight Stay at Mirissa

Day 8

Relax and Enjoy the Hotel and Surrounding

Full day rest and enjoy at the hotel.

Overnight Stay at Mirissa

Day 9

Travel to Colombo

Travel to Colombo and visit Diyasaru Wetland Park (birding and wetland wildlife). In the evening, shopping at Colombo.

Overnight Stay at Colombo

Day 10

Departure Transfer

Proceed to the Airport in time.

(Safe trip home)

  • Accommodation (Full-board) 
  • Transportation (air-conditioned) 
  • English speaking guide 
  • Wildlife specialized guide for safari
  • Entry tickets to excursions
  • Personal expenses
  • Liquor
  • Tips

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Wildlife Big Five in Sri Lanka”

We provide good hospitality, you will feel here home environment.