Only national park with a high density of leopards in Sri-Lanka

Only national park with a high density of leopards in Sri-Lanka

 Coati, belongs to the family of bears...

Coati, belongs to the family of bears...

 

WILPATTU NATIONAL PARK SAFARI - TWO DAYS / ONE NIGHT or even half day

Two Days / One Night:

  • Leave by boat to Willpatu and spend a night in the Wilpattu area in an eco based small guest house. very personal and authentic to suite Ruuk Village's overall concept.

  • You are picked up by a boat after breakfast at Ruuk Village entrance

  • You are then taken by boat to the point where safari jeep will pick you up

  • Spend the afternoon within the Wilapttu national park

    • Entrance tickets are covered

    • Water and a refreshments.

  • You are bought back to our partner "Eco oriented accomadation" within the wilpattu national park area

  • Enjoy a fish BBQ with a bon fire and some traditional music

    • Spend the night.

  • Sri Lankan authentic breakfast in the morning

  • After breakfast visit "Kala oya" to spend the morning hours

  • Lunch is served at the river ( optional ) or return back to Ruuk Village for lunch

In case you wish to be picked up at the Colombo international airport, we will arrange a driver to wait for you at arrival. The cost of this safari varies depending on the number of participants taking part, do drop us an email contact@kalpitiya.info

Half day tour:

  • After breakfast leave by boat to the elephant tree ( 700) year old tree which was brought to Wilpattu area by Arab merchants to feed their goats / cattle

  • drop off to the safari jeep

  • Safari tour in to Wilpattu national park

  • drop off to the boat and return to Ruuk Village

Why should you start your tour in Kalpitiya?

  • Your accommodation is right by the indian ocean ( just across the Kalpitiya lagoon on the west coast of Kalpitiya)

  • You get to experience two geographical areas during your stay ( Kalpitiya and Wilpattu). In Kalpitiya area with all its lagoons, fauna and flora. Watch the wild donkeys roam around freely and enjoy a beautiful sunset on our own private lagoon beach.

  • Enjoy one of a kind boat ride across the Puttalam lagoon, if every visitor agrees you can even visit an ancient Portuguese church on your way to Wilpattu

  • It is a unique trip, where only few of the visitors get to experience, maximum number of guests we accommodate is limited to 6

  • After the Wilpattu safari (next day) discover an area which is unspoiled by mass tourisms

  • If you hold a Sri Lankan passport or a resident Visa the listed price is diffrent. Contact us for more details.