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Wilpattu National Park

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off Chilaw Anuradhapura road, Sri Lanka
+94 77 347 6288
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“wild boar” (26 reviews)
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off Chilaw Anuradhapura road, Sri Lanka
+94 77 347 6288
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great park teeming with wildlife (more birds than animals though), do come with a pair of binoculars, plenty of water and food, and do arrive early (gate opens at 6.30 am and queues form quickly). You'll need to hire a jeep and very preferably a...More

Thank Tiffany_T_user
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very scenic experience. Our visit here included 5 adults and 1 4yo child. I recommend a full day safari (starting at 06:00, with a lunch break, and ending at 18:00). Strongly recommend taking at least 2 large bottles (6l) of water, along with lunch (as...More

Thank Rehman A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my friend thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Wilpattu, we got to see lots and lots of different bird species, 2 different species of monkeys ( and lots of them), an elephant, lots of deer, a wild boar, a monitor lizard, some stoats, a...More

Thank Lily2207
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to spot leopards I highly recommend a full day safari in place of a 3 hour safari as you increase the chance of spotting one. The Jeep cost for a full day safari is Rs. 8,000/- You need to tell your hotel...More

Thank Evarts123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This national park is not as commercial as others yet. The whole experience was good. The park is rather large so we managed to cover only a bit of it but still managed to spot a leopard. Not a bad way to spend the day...More

1  Thank nehamehra21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great full day safari, we saw three leopards, elephants, many spotted and samba deer and birds without the crowds of Yala. We had great stay at Wilpattu House which is very close to the west entrance to the park.

1  Thank 60bigdave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with friends and we enjoyed wonderful tented accommodation in a very peaceful area of the National Park. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff on site who looked after us like royalty and provided us with wonderful food at mealtimes. We ate...More

Thank MrsV480
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful national park many variety of wild life. Elephants, deer.Sambhar. wild boar.Leopold and many birds not blocked by safari jeeps

Thank lakshmanisaac
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a very disappointing experience hear at the park .After spending 3 hours touring the park we only saw Birds 🦅 dear two monkeys 🐒 and a lizard 🦎 No sign of anything else I realise there’s no guarantee of seeing...More

2  Thank Jane b
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We had a jeep that was not great in the rain! It leaked!! Unfortunately the rain impacted on the animal sightings so we saw no elephants or sloth bears or leopards. Lots of deer including spotted deer and Samba. Birds were the highlight with lots...More

Thank Robert H
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Shamila J
16 January 2018|
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Response from niranga w | Reviewed this property |
You can find some attractive offer in wilpattu national park web site. Generally for vehicle it will be around 5000 to 6000 and entrance fee will be around 4000 to 5000. Normally 2 person plus vehicle will end you up some... More
13 January 2017|
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Response from Prasad T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Wilpattu is a large national park. So best to go for a full day safari. Full day safari will cost about LKR 10000. ($70) It is not necessary to book in advance. If you need to share a ride with someone, could be... More
23 October 2016|
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Response from Janaka K | Reviewed this property |
8000-10000 LKR for fullday safari(for jeep only).There are few accommodation options(comfortable camping/hotels/guesthouse) near park & check TA hotels section for that, you can choose suitable place based on your... More