Udawalawe National Park Safari trip from Unawatuna

Udawalawe National Park Safari trip from Unawatuna

Get away from Unawatuna for the day and explore Udawalawe National Park as a private tour on this full-day tour by Safari Jeep. Udawalawe is an important habitat for water birds and Sri Lankan elephants, as well as many other animals including sloth bears, sambar deer, wild boar, water buffalo, junglefowl, crocodiles and rarely leopards. Afterwards, enjoy lunch in Udawalawe followed by a visit to the Udawalawe Elephant Transit Home (optional).

Not Only Unawatuna But also From Galle, Mirissa and Ella are few other destinations where you can participate in this Udawalawa national park safari experience with our service. Please see the important info section to discover the tour cost and information.

We arrange this Udawalawa National park tip as 2 sessions from Unawatuna. Morning and afternoon session. for morning session Your driver will pick you up from your hotel in Unawatuna or in the nearby area around 3.00am. In the morning 6.00am Reach to The Park and start the morning session of safari, board into the Safari Jeep and 3-hour of wildlife spotting in Udawalawe National Park. Early-morning arrival gives you a better chance in some months of the year of seeing some of the Park's wild animals, including elephants, sloth bears, sambar deer, wild boar, water buffalo, jungle fowl, eagles, monitors, and crocodiles with amazing colorful Nature with morning sunrise. if you are looking forward to the afternoon session of the safari, we will pick you up around 8.30am from your staying location in Unawatuna reach to the park 11.30am. after the lunch start the afternoon session of the safari. we will inform and advise you about the which session is better for your trip by taking in into consideration of current climate and other several environmental conditions in the Udawalawa national park area which cause wildlife appearance.

Please Note: we give the priority to guest requests when arranging the National Park Trip. therefore you could choose your safari session according to your travel schedule.

Stopping for lunch en-route in Udawalawe

(own cost). If you wish, you have the option to spend 45 minutes at Udawalawe Elephant Transit Home

(own cost), which was set up with help from the Born Free Foundation and looks after orphaned elephant calves until they are strong enough to survive in their natural habitat. 

If you do morning session you will be back to your staying hotel at Unawatuna around 1.30pm. otherwise if you do afternoon session of safari, you will be back to your staying hotel at Unawatuna around 7.30pm. you will arrive back in Unawatuna, where you will be dropped off at your hotel.

given time might be changed upon weather and traffic condition.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"A maximum of 15 people per booking"
"Minimum age is 6 years"
"Please Note that, if you are looking forward to dropping off at another location instead original picked up location after the safari, might be additionally changed according to the Distance from Udawalawa National Park."
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"

Start Time: If you wish to do the morning session of the safari, departure will be at 3am from your hotel at Galle.
If you do the afternoon session of the safari, departure will be at 8.30am from your hotel at Galle.

Duration: 13 Hours
Start location: As we pick you up from your staying hotel please provide your staying hotel name and address.
Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Driver/guide and Safari Jeep
  • Bottled water

Not Included

  • Any other entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities


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