Private 02 Day Leopard Safari in Yala from Bentota

Kid Friendly in Galle
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Tour description

You will be picked up form your hotel in Bentota / Beruwela at 0800 hrs and proceed to Yala. Evening you will enjoy a Game driveat the Yala Park  at 1500 hrs. Overnight at your hotel in Yala. You will enjoy 2 game drives during your stay.Yala is famous for its big herds and large number of Elephants, Leopards, Spotted Deer, Sambhur, Crocodiles, Mongoose, Wild Boar, Wild Buffalo, and many other animals. More than 130 bird species are recorded which includes the resident and winter visitors.

ItineraryDay 1: Colombo-yalaPass By: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceWhen you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs.Stop At: Yala National Park, Sri LankaYala National Park is a huge area of forest, grassland and lagoons bordering the Indian Ocean, in southeast Sri Lanka. It’s home to wildlife such as leopards, elephants and crocodiles, as well as hundreds of bird species. Inland, Sithulpawwa is an ancient Buddhist monastery. Nearby caves contain centuries-old rock paintings. Southwest, Magul Maha Viharaya also has ancient Buddhist ruins. Both are pilgrimage sites.Duration: 4 hoursPass By: OTN World, Colombo, Western ProvinceWhen you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs.Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at 3 star hotelDay 2: Yala-Galle-ColomboStop At: Yala National Park, Sri LankaYala National Park is a huge area of forest, grassland and lagoons bordering the Indian Ocean, in southeast Sri Lanka. It’s home to wildlife such as leopards, elephants and crocodiles, as well as hundreds of bird species. Inland, Sithulpawwa is an ancient Buddhist monastery. Nearby caves contain centuries-old rock paintings. Southwest, Magul Maha Viharaya also has ancient Buddhist ruins. Both are pilgrimage sites.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceOld Town of Galle, Sri Lanka. ... Galle was built as a fortified coastal city with large walls along the seashore. It was designed with a European way of thinking – that attacks from colonial competitors could come from the sea as well as the land.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Galle Fort, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceThe history of Galle extends thousands of years to biblical times. In more recent times it was a prize to be possessed for western traders in search of wealth and glory. Its beautifully preserved colonial Dutch fort with its quaint city with cobblestone streets within is a place time forgot. Close by are magnificent beaches, rainforests and other attractions. It is definitely a fascinating place to visit.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Galle Fort Lighthouse, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceGalle Lighthouse is an onshore Lighthouse in Galle, Sri Lanka and is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports AuthorityDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Dutch Reformed Church, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceThe Groote Kerk or Dutch Reformed Church is located within the Galle fort in Galle, Sri Lanka and is situated near the entrance to the fort. The church was built by the Dutch in 1755 and is one of the oldest Protestant churches still in use in the countryDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project, Kosgoda, Galle District, Southern ProvinceWelcome to Sea Turtle Hatchery - Mahamodara. We rescue turtles who are in danger of loosing their lives to the fishing industry whether they are caught in nets or hunted for meat. We currently have 40 turtles, including 4 types of turtle. All are welcome to come and visit to see and learn about Tara turtles here in Sri Lanka.Duration: 30 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

What's included

  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Bottled water
  • English Speaking Driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Transport by Air condition vehicle
  • Jeep Hire to Yala Park.
  • Entry/Admission - Yala National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Yala National Park

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entry/Admission - Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1: Colombo-yala Pass By: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province When you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs. Stop At: Yala National Park, Sri Lanka Yala National Park is a huge area of forest, grassland and lagoons bordering the Indian Ocean, in southeast Sri Lanka. It’s home to wildlife such as leopards, elephants and crocodiles, as well as hundreds of bird species. Inland, Sithulpawwa is an ancient Buddhist monastery. Nearby caves contain centuries-old rock paintings. Southwest, Magul Maha Viharaya also has ancient Buddhist ruins. Both are pilgrimage sites. Duration: 4 hours Pass By: OTN World, Colombo, Western Province When you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs. Meals included: • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight at 3 star hotel

Day 2: Day 2: Yala-Galle-Colombo Stop At: Yala National Park, Sri Lanka Yala National Park is a huge area of forest, grassland and lagoons bordering the Indian Ocean, in southeast Sri Lanka. It’s home to wildlife such as leopards, elephants and crocodiles, as well as hundreds of bird species. Inland, Sithulpawwa is an ancient Buddhist monastery. Nearby caves contain centuries-old rock paintings. Southwest, Magul Maha Viharaya also has ancient Buddhist ruins. Both are pilgrimage sites. Duration: 4 hours Stop At: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province Old Town of Galle, Sri Lanka. ... Galle was built as a fortified coastal city with large walls along the seashore. It was designed with a European way of thinking – that attacks from colonial competitors could come from the sea as well as the land. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Galle Fort, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province The history of Galle extends thousands of years to biblical times. In more recent times it was a prize to be possessed for western traders in search of wealth and glory. Its beautifully preserved colonial Dutch fort with its quaint city with cobblestone streets within is a place time forgot. Close by are magnificent beaches, rainforests and other attractions. It is definitely a fascinating place to visit. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Galle Fort Lighthouse, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province Galle Lighthouse is an onshore Lighthouse in Galle, Sri Lanka and is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports Authority Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Dutch Reformed Church, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province The Groote Kerk or Dutch Reformed Church is located within the Galle fort in Galle, Sri Lanka and is situated near the entrance to the fort. The church was built by the Dutch in 1755 and is one of the oldest Protestant churches still in use in the country Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project, Kosgoda, Galle District, Southern Province Welcome to Sea Turtle Hatchery - Mahamodara. We rescue turtles who are in danger of loosing their lives to the fishing industry whether they are caught in nets or hunted for meat. We currently have 40 turtles, including 4 types of turtle. All are welcome to come and visit to see and learn about Tara turtles here in Sri Lanka. Duration: 30 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast No accommodation included on this day.