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Exotic Safari Holiday

While Sri Lanka is famed for its cultural riches, stunning beaches, beautiful landscapes, delightful cuisine, the island's carefully protected safari parks and bird sanctuaries are indeed very special. It is here you will observe the elusive leopard and sloth bear in their natural habitat, crocodiles and alligators roaming the wetlands, where endemic birds chatter and welcome the migrant species who make that annual pilgrimage during their winters for the sun tan and the warmth of the animal world and where the majestic elephant calls the tune in the jungles.

Abans Tours proposes a stunning Exotic Safari Holiday to give you that close encounters with the gentle kind... welcome to our world of safari holidays and explore the National parks of Wilpattu, Uda Walawe, Mineriya, Lahugala, Bundala and Yala to mention a few. If the mood is for adventure with nature, we'll include a night or two under the stars of the exotic sky in a tent. Our specially selected 4x4 Jeeps and SUVs will take you through some of this stunning terrain in the isle of Sri Lanka. It is also in sunny Sri Lanka where you can mix a safari holiday with a dip in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean or play a round of golf! Throughout, you will experience the Abans Touch.

Seven nights on a Safari Holiday

Day 1 - Airport / Negombo



After a warm welcome at the Colombo International Airport, Katunayake you will be transferred to the fishing village of Negombo, where the experience begins. Depending on the time of arrival, after unwinding from the jetlag with a dip in the pool or the warm waters on the Indian Ocean, wonder around the Fish market. Overnight in Negombo

Day 2 - Negombo / Willpattu

After breakfast you will embark on a drive along the North west coast towards the low-land dry zone of Sri Lanka. The first encounter with the wild begins later afternoon at the Wilpattu National Park renowned for its lakes and exotic bird life, and an array of other animals. Sun set is indeed very special in the animal kingdom as some animals return to their habitat to spend the night, other prepare for their hunt to feast on the evening main meal.

The Night will be spent at the Mahoora Tented Safari Camp.

Day 3 - Willpattu / Dambulla

Waking to the sounds of the orchestra of the chirping birds, you will head out once again in to the wilderness of Willpattu by Jeep with a picnic breakfast. The park is also famous for it's the elusive leopard and if luck is with you, you may also witness a morning hunt.

Late evening, you will be transferred to Dambulla.

Overnight in Dambulla.

Day 4 - Dambulla / Uda Walawe

After breakfast drive though scenic countryside to Uda Walawe. The Uda Walawe national park was created to provide a sanctuary for displaced wild elephants. The highlight of this national park would be the gathering of the Sri Lankan Elephant that roam freely.

Overnight in Uda Walawe.

Day 5 - Uda Walawe to Yala

With a p packed breakfast embark on a Safari after a relaxing overnight at the Grand Uda Walawe Hotel. Amaze yourself with herds of elephants young and old and take time to study their behavior.

Late afternoon Leave for the south coast safari park of Yala.

Overnight stay at the Mandara Hotel Katharagama or similar.

Day 6 - Yala

The National Park has one of the highest leopard densities in the world. Though elusive, you need to keep a close watch on the rock formations that dot the park and tree tops. The park also boasts of wild elephants, sloth bears, water buffalos, spotted dear, Crocodiles and a wide variety of birds.

Overnight at the peacock beach resort or similar

Day 7 - Yala to Bentota via Galle

After breakfast leave for Bentota, visiting the Dutch Fort in Galle en-route. A visit to a Turtle Hatchery is a must while a stroll on a boat safari on the river will enlighten the beauty of the waterways that dot the island abundant with bird life.

Overnight at the Pandanus Beach Hotel or similar.

Day 8 - Bentota to Airport

Transfer to the Airport for return flight

Seven nights from USD 995.00

Extend your Holiday

Settle down on a golden sandy sunny palm fringed beach to relax after your tour. During the short stay at the Pandanus Beach Resort treat yourself to some tropical island fruit and pamper in an authentic Ayurveda Spa.

Included

  • Air-conditioned transportation thought the tour
  • English speaking chauffeur
  • 6 Nights in superior category accommodation as indicated above or similar on availability
  • 1 Night in a tented camp
  • Safari & Entrants fees for the mentioned National Parks
  • 4x4 Jeeps at National parks
  • Meals as applicable

Visa Information

Tourist need a short stay via to enter Sri Lanka. short stay can be applied online simply by logging on to

Additional Information

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Price Prices are per person
Check In from 12:00
Check Out until 11:00
Double Room Occupancy Maximum room occupancy of 2 adults Per Double Room
Single Room Occupancy Maximum 1 adult per Single Room
Currency In Sri Lanka you pay with Sri Lankan rupees
Hotel Availability Please note that the hotels detailed above are subject to availability. In the event that one or more of these hotels are unavailable for your trip, we will accommodate you in an equivalent hotel
Travel documents Please note you will receive your travel documents containing hotel information and transfer information shortly after booking.
Cancellation Conditions This offer cannot be cancelled or modified and is not refundable. Please note that independently of these cancellation conditions, if you choose to pay by instalments any deposit or down payment paid is strictly non-refundable.

Excluded

  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities on site for drivers
  • VISA fees
  • Personal expenses on site
  • Optional Excursions
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary

Payment Policy

All packages will be confirmed after full payment is received.