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Bundala National Park

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Tissamaharam Road, Hambantota, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 644 9535
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“bird watching” (15 reviews)
“sri lanka” (32 reviews)
“early morning” (12 reviews)
Tissamaharam Road, Hambantota, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 644 9535
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We been with friends it was nice place with landscape specially for the birds watching we found a Safari jeep in Thissa Morning time is better to visit

Thank Jakariya M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did both Bundala and Yala and we both agreed that we much preferred the Bundala safari. It was much less crowded and the views and animals we spotted were very similar We were very lucky to see 3 elephants and plenty of other animals...More

Thank 99mrsm
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went there to avoid the crowded yala National Park. And we were not disappointed . It’s mainly birds (so it makes it not as “sensational” for some people) but the atmosphere in the park was really special - with no one around (we saw...More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very knowledgeable guide ,Damit made our trip to Bundala worthwhile Saw 37 species mostly shorebirds and a few huge crocodiles

Thank DCY47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Bundala because the drivers at Yala were on strike, but we feel like it was better touring Bundala. We got an early start with a driver with a 4-wheel drive jeep and watched the sunrise as we got to the park. We...More

2  Thank Limoncelloh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many amazing birds are just close to you! lovely and of course different nature in Sri lanka! Don't forget to ask for a guide before starting the adventure! Mr Sunil was with us as a guide and he really did his best.

Thank Rashin E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park was the alternative to Yala due to the Jeep drivers strike. Ok if you like birds but no leopards, bears and only one elephant. Plus we had a park guide that was not very knowledgeable and was difficult to understand. Save your money...More

Thank gordokj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yala was closed for our supposed-Safari due to strike of Safari Jeepney owners. We were looking for good options so as not to waste our time staying in Tissahamarama. Our villa host (who happened to be a local tribe from Yala) called up his driver...More

Thank Agnes A
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Bundala National Park is a great place to see Elephants and Crocodiles. Also have good camping sites. As this park has a long beach you may get a chance of seeing and Elephants on the beach. We had a late evening bath at the canal...More

1  Thank RoshanWATA
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We had a great day at Bundala national park! We saw Elephants, crocodiles, lots and lots of birds and at the end we even saw a python! We got recommended here about a good guide and we would recommend it as well. His name is...More

1  Thank Max R
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18 July 2017|
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Response from Bundala jeep S | Property representative |
hello sir , pleasure to hear ur request . u can go fully round of park in a half day . but u want u can spend full day .morning is the good time for birds watching ( start at 6 am) . my jeep charge for half day 4000... More
30 December 2016|
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Response from tribalmarco | Reviewed this property |
We paid 9000 rupees for 2 people but that included jeep, driver and entrance fees
Isuru A
5 September 2016|
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Response from JonathanvanBilsen01 | Reviewed this property |
The prices are about $25 US per person