This Bird watching and Nature trekking tour at Udawatta Kele Sanctuary will give you an exciting experience complete with a tuk tuk ride in the Hill Country of Sri Lanka. The sanctuary located north of Kandy Lake is an eco-tourism site which expands over 103 hectares. This garden has an exclusive collection of avifauna. Other than that, it is one of the beautiful bird sanctuaries in Sri Lanka. The sanctuary contains three Buddhist forest monasteries and three cave dwellings for Buddhist monks & the sanctuary acts as a catchment area for the supply of water to the city of Kandy. this is a great place to explore the bird life where approximately 80 species of birds can be seen.
You will be Picked up from your hotel in Kandy and transferred by tuk tuk for a bird watching and nature trekking tour at Udawatta Kele sanctuary. TukTuk is a very typical form of public transport, part of the everyday street scene. On the TukTuk, you can sit and stretch out, protected from the sun, and rain, and with a great breeze.
Before starting the trekking, you will be well informed by your Nature guide regarding the trail and the forest reserve.
Start the Nature Trail with your guide. Udawatte Kele sanctuary houses to varieties of birds like yellow fronted barbet, Layard’s Parakeet, Spot bellied eagle owl, Sri Lankan hanging parrot, Green fronted leaf bird, and native three-toed Kingfisher, & Sri Lanka hill myna, are some of them. The sanctuary is a good location for panoramic photographs of Kandy city and butterflies, mammals that come very close to you. Endemic animals like toque macaque, jackal, porcupine and mouse deer seems to be common. Obviously, 460 species of plants, especially lianas, Shrubs, herbs and small plants are survived in the jungle.
You will be taken back to your hotel.