Sigiriya to Minneriya Park Elephant Gathering Private Safari

Outdoor Activities in Sigiriya

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Watch the World largest wild Asian Elephant Gathering at Minneriya National Park on this private jeep safari tour. Accompanied by an experience safari game driver, view the elephants eating, bathing, and playing in their natural environment and the banks of the Minneriya Tank.. If you are lucky at inside the park, it’s possible to see deer, wild buffalo, iguana, purple-faced monkeys. Also assorted birds like eagle, Hawk, parrot, Green bee eater & peacocks.
Meet your safari game driver from your sigiriya hotel at 5.30am, 2:15pm for your private jeep safari tour of Minneriya National Park. You can select 2 tour options. Morning safari or Evening Safari. Morning safari is better for mostly bird watching & might few elephants. Also foe see many elephants gathering, evening safari is recommended. .Experience “The Gathering,” a name given to the elephants that assemble on the banks of the Minneriya Reservoir during the dry season. The Minneriya gathering is the world largest grouping of wild Asian elephants at any given time.View the famous elephants as they graze on the grasses growing on the tank bed. Perhaps you’ll spot any of the park’s diverse wildlife, including deer, wild buffalo, grey langers, purple-faced leaf monkeys, porcupines, and assorted birds.   When your tour is complete, your vehicle will return you to your hotel in sigiriya

What’s included

  • Professional Safari game driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Sigiriya city area hotels only)
  • Private Jeep safari

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees to Minneriya Park (Usd 15+Tax per person)
  • Food and drink
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off, if outside of Sigiriya (can be arranged for an additional fee)
  • Gratuities