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Bundala National Park: Tours & Tickets

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Bundala National Park is an internationally important wintering ground for migratory water birds in Sri Lanka. Bundala harbors 197 species of birds, the highlight being the greater flamingo, which migrate in large flocks.[1] Bundala was designated a...more
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A 2 Road .bundala Junction Hambantota, Weligatta 82000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great national park in sri lanka and would advise anyone who is looking to visit to use Chaminda who organised the tour for use and even picked up from our hotel which was 3 hours away!!!. Very peaceful and beautiful place with loads to see...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Aman M
Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

Absolutely amazing afternoon close up with a herd of elephants, monkeys, more birds than I knew existed, crocodiles, water buffalo, jackals and lizards. Srimal was our guide, his knowledge of the park and the animals is excellent. He organised everything including transport to Bundala from...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

This is a vast marshy land. The park is quite big for Srilanka. There were only few birds due off season There were 3 elephants and some deer,one wild boar and about 4 big crocodiles. The habitat has changed a lot may be due to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 7SE3
Reviewed 24 August 2019

We used Chaminda’s company and while he was out with another tour to Yala, we were well taken care of by his wife’s cousin. Bundala was wonderful! We only saw two other jeeps the three hours we were there, much different from the other safari...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Erin N
Reviewed 16 August 2019

This place is very near to the Yala National Park.Bundala is the most important site for resident as well as migrant water birds outside of the northern part of the country. It is manage by wild life conversation. It was declared as a sanctuary in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank srilankansafetour
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

Despite the weather,, our safari in Bundala was great. The place is very peaceful: beautiful landscapes and not crowded at all (we saw just one jeep!). We saw many birds but also buffalos, monkeys, crocodiles, a mangoose and a big elephant. We made our safari...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michi74
Reviewed 28 July 2019

Thanks to our guide Srimal we had a great bird safari trip! Srimal is without any doubt the the best and most charming guide around. If you consider visiting Bundala, be sure to contact him via Khsrimal@yahoo.com or 0094779599397!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Benneman_DW
Reviewed 9 July 2019

Very scenic national park. Much smaller area than Yala. Less interesting in terms of wildlife, although still some great birds and crocs. So much less vehicle traffic is a benefit though. Much less scope for a full day trip than Yala. Overall, if I had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 July 2019

Birds are the major attraction here, but also monkeys, mongoose, crocodiles, monitor lizards, water buffalo. No elephants, unfortunately. We had a great day.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RoadTripRoger
Reviewed 3 July 2019

BundalaNP is a great place. not so many tourist and you will see plenty of wildlife. also you can drive with an open jeep and camp out!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Krissy J
25 November 2018|
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Response from MalithG | Property representative |
Yep. There are some elephants in Bundala. Thanks
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OK2122
12 August 2018|
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Response from MalithG | Property representative |
Just for all the people who commented. BUNDALA is one of best Wet Land in the world. There are NO LEOPARDS or BEAR. Yala National Park is the Best In Sri Lanka if you got a good guide. Check "Yala Wild Safaris" Thanks
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Kennikins
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check yalawildsafaris for prices. Thanks
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