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 country's varied natural highlights.
Selected Wildlife Holiday Ideas:
Nature & Wildlife Explorer
Get a feel for the wide variety of natural sites, birds, and animals that Sri Lanka has to offer whilst staying in tucked away accommodation.
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.
Sri Lanka's Big Mammals
Tailor-made for wildlife enthusiasts. Travel off-the-beaten-track with expert guides in search of elephants, leopards, whales and more.
Classic Sri Lanka With A Wildlife Focus
A classic Sri Lanka holiday tweaked to place a greater emphasis on wildlife. See the animals without missing the culture, beaches and local-life.