Minneriya National Park Safari – Special Private Elephant Safari

3 hours approximately
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Description

Highlights

  • Observe local wildlife roaming freely in their natural habitat.
  • Complimentary pick up and drop of.
  • Flexible departure timings that suit your schedule.
  • Enjoy a day with mother nature away from the busy city

Experience 

Observe the Gathering of elephants as you explore the territory Of The Minneriya National Park with your experienced chauffeur guide in this 3 hour Minneriya national park safari. Seize the chance to spot a variety of Sri Lankan wildlife and spend time with mother nature.

Your day starts with a pick up at your preferred time (choose from 5.30 AM – 6.00 AM or 2.30 PM – 3.00 PM) from your hotel in Habarana or Polonnaruwa. Your chauffeur guide will drive you to Minneriya National Park. After entering the park territory stand the chance to spot any of the park’s wildlife ranging from leopards, sloth bears, wild buffalo, deer, grey lancers, porcupines, an assortment of birds and various other animals. Stand the chance to observe ‘The Gathering’ of elephants, a name specifically given for the hundreds of elephants that saunter on the banks of the Minneriya Reservoir. The gathering of elephants in Minneriya is regarded as the largest herd of Asian elephants that gather at any one time.

Your 3 hour Elephant Safari at Minneriya Park will come to an end with a drop off at your hotel. Depending on where your hotel is you can opt to stop for some sunset photography at the Minneriya Tank and the standing Buddha Statue at Giritale

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATIONMinneriya
Tour Duration3-4 hours approximately
INCLUDED
Hotel pick up and drop off from hotels in Polonnaruwa and Habarana city limits Or from Colombo (Airport, Port & City Hotel)
Private jeep safari (Can Accommodate 6 guests)Experienced Chauffeur
NOT INCLUDED
Meals and refreshmentsEntrance fees to Minneriya Park (You may ask the Tours Manager to include based on your nationality)
Sri Lanka National Guide (Can be arranged)
Photographer

Tips 

  • Admission tickets to National Park should be purchased at the park’s ticket office upon arrival & if you have issues having local currency asked your tours manager to arrange the tickets fee. Tours Manager will manage locally & keep the fee with the chauffeur
  • The Tour fee included all service charges, VAT, Fuel for Safari jeep, Parking & Tips for Chauffeur. No Hidden charges or extra charges to be paid during the tour
  • The chauffeur do not speak very good English to give a narrated tour, if you wish to have a private narrated tour request Arooha’s Tours Manager to arrange a national guide (Request should be made very early to avail the guide)
  • We will be able to accommodate the guests who wish to save transfer from Colombo to Habarana or Polonnaruwa or Sigiriya along with the Minneriya National Park Safari. After  the safari the chauffeur will drop you in the hotel in mentioned cities
  • Usually Minneriya National Park Safari tour is ideal to book with Hiriwadunna Village Tour. Where as a local village tour take place in the morning and guest go on an evening Minneriya National Park Safari

Itinerary

1

Pick Up

Your chauffeur guide for the day will pick you up from your hotel if it is within Habarana or Polonnaruwa city limits. If your hotel is in Sigiriya or Dambulla, pick up can be arranged for an additional fee.

2

At Minneriya National Park

Observe gatherings of elephants that occupy the banks Of The Minneriya Reservoir. Spot wildlife including leopards, deer, wild buffalo, sloth bears, grey lancers, purple-faced leaf monkeys and variety of bird species.
Depending on the location of your hotel you can also visit the Minneriya tank for some sunset photography and the standing Buddha at Giritale.

3

Drop off

Your chauffeur will drop you back to your hotel in Habarana or Minneriya.

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