Kaudulla National Park, Habarana

4.0
#2 of 19 in Parks in North Central Province
Experience one of Sri Lanka's newest national parks and wildlife reserves at Kaudulla National Park, where you can come in close contact with elephants, among other majestic creatures. Opened in 2002, the corridor park houses up to 250 elephants, as well as endangered species such as leopards, sloth bears, sambar bears, and rusty spotted cats. Go on a jeep safari to observe and learn about these animals' behavior and habitat, or opt for a catamaran ride to explore this eco-tourism attraction by water. The weather can get relentlessly hot, so carry a hat and remember to put on sunscreen. Put Kaudulla National Park into our Habarana online trip itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Habarana.
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  • We were enchanted to get up close to a herd of more than 70 elephants and see a wide array of birds on the safari. Nonetheless, you need to be aware that the roads are a bit unbearable. But it’s worth...  more »
  • A nice park but not good for people with weak backs. The road is bar poor. We visited the park in the late afternoon. With more than 100 jeeps entering the park at the same time, it was not possible to approach the elephants up close. The many jeeps always obstructed a good view.
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