Sri Lanka is one of the most bio-diverse islands in the world and one of the best countries in Asia to spot elusive animals such as elephants and leopards, making it a haven for wildlife lovers. There are numerous reserves and national parks that provide some incredibly memorable safari experiences.
Read our detailed descriptions of Sri Lanka's national parks and places of wildlife interest, or see our nature-orientated holidays that take in some of the country's varied natural highlights.
To learn more about the destination see our comprehensive guide to Sri Lanka.
Selected Wildlife Holiday Ideas:
Sri Lanka's Big Mammals
Calling wildlife enthusiasts. Travel off-the-beaten-track with expert guides in search of elephants, leopards, whales and far more.
Birdlife and Natural Wealth of Sri Lanka
This holiday is ideal for those who love nature, especially birdlife. Visit the beautiful rainforests, coast, and wetlands of Sri Lanka.
Nature & Wildlife Explorer
Gorgeous scenery, birdlife, and the varied animal population that Sri Lanka has to offer, staying in tucked away hotels.
Nature Trails and Cultural Tales
Unique two-day walking trail in the hills with an off-the-beaten-track safari and Sri Lanka's ancient cultural sites.