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Wilpathu National Park Safari

Wilpattu National Park Safari
Make your way through the mystic woods into a lush green forest that is enriched with a vast range of animals, flora, and fauna. From spotting animals like wild boars, bears, and leopards, to the musical sounds of several uncommon species of birds including Parakeet, eagle, and bulbul – the Wilpattu National Park is nothing less than an enchantment for visitors in Sri Lanka. It is the largest National Park in the country. Immensely endowed with natural richness, it is indeed a nature lover’s paradise.

Wilpattu is comparatively calm and not bustling with tourists. This makes it the perfect gateway to explore the enriched Sri Lankan animal kingdom with a unique chance to see several fascinating animals and birds. WilPattu originates from the word ‘Willus’ or Natural Lake. The park is scattered with sixty natural lakes, making them ideal spots for animal gatherings.

What makes Wilpattu National Park Safari worthwhile?

The safari is one of the sought after activities as it can be equally enjoyed by grownups and youngsters. A thrilling jeep safari awaits you to explore the untouched beauty of this park. Hop onto the ride, and experience the wild animals in their natural habitat. Check out sloth bears peeping out of the bushes at random, a herd of elephants walking in a sequence, an abundance of leopards laying around, a couple of water buffalo’s engaged in their summertime activities – Overall,  Wilpattu packs it all for you.

If you are traveling with kids, the safari is sure to be a joyride. Group travelers, couple travelers, as well as, family travelers can be a part of the safari and enjoy it at their own pace.

A little more into the exotic birds

Apart from the major animals, you can also can a glimpse of migratory birds like open billed stork and more. Some other rare breeds like Asian paradise flycatcher, Malabar pied hornbill can also be spotted. One thing that you cannot miss in Wilpattu is the national bird of Sri Lanka, jungle fowl, which may be present in over 12 breeds.

Let’s get going

Don’t forget to keep a day for experiencing Wilpattu National Park. It offers the unruffled nature at its best. From educational importance to adventure and entertainment, Wilpattu is a prime choice for all types of travelers alike.

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