If you want to enjoy the wildlife of lush evergreen rain forest and dry deciduous and marine forest in the same tour, this is an ideal option for you. You will explore more species of wetland flora and fauna in Sinharaja which is listed as one of the eight UNESCO world heritage sites in Sri Lanka and get the opportunity to experience a dry zone national park that has the highest density of leopards in the world.
8:00: You will be picked up from your hotel and driven approximately 4 hours to reach Sinharaja 12:00: Arrive at Rainforest Eco Lodge in time for lunch. After Lunch, check to the hotel and spend couple of hour at leisure enjoying the surrounding of the hotel. 15:00: Your guide will take you on a memorable nature trail in Sinharaja that can be described as a Tropical Lowland Rainforest or Tropical Wet Evergreen Forest. Whatever its 'technical' name, it is undoubtedly a rich treasure trove of nature with a great diversity of habitats and a vast repository of Sri Lanka's endemic species found nowhere else in the world. 17:30: Arrive back at your hotel with wonderful photographs and spend rest of the day at leisure. Enjoy your dinner and spend the overnight at Rainforest Eco Lodge.
05:00: You will get your wakeup call that give you the message to get ready for the morning trekking tour that will start at 5:30am. This early morning trails will provide maximum opportunity to witness the beauty of the rainforest. 07:30: You will arrive at your hotel in time for breakfast. After breakfast, you will check out from your hotel and proceed to Yala. 12:30: Upon arrival at Tissamarama, you will be collected by the Leopard nest jeep and driven to Leopard Nest. 13:00: Arrive at the Leopard Nest campsite and check in to one of the nests in the campsite followed by a short introduction by the camp manager on everything you need to know about the campsite. 13:00-14:30: Enjoy Lunch at the main restaurant in the campsite or at one of many outdoor locations available in the campsite. After lunch you can relax and unwind by taking a nap in the hammock or checking books about wildlife in the library. 15:00: You will start your evening game drive at Yala National park to experience the wildlife treasure in one of the best homes for Leopards and other animals in Asia. 18:30: Arrive at the Campsite and enjoy your private Alfresco shower followed by drinks and appetizers around the campfire. 21:00 Dinner will be served at one of many locations available through the camp. Dine under the stars for an unforgettable evening meal in the jungle experience. Stay overnight at Leopard Nest.
Wake up around 5:00 am to freshly brewed Ceylon tea or coffee. Leave the campsite at 05:30 am and start to trek through thick bushes with a pathway access to a wonderful lake which offers breath-taking views and bird watching opportunities. If you are fortunate enough, you will encounter wildlife like elephants; Deers; palm squirrels; wild boars; etc. Also, you will confront both endemic and migratory birds; butterflies and lizards and land monitors slithering around the lake. Capture the splendid views of wildlife and nature to take back home. Don’t forget to ask your naturalist to share his adventures in the wild during the trek. Enjoy breakfast at a private location by a lake whilst listening to the singing of birds and feeling the fresh breeze. Return from the nature trail and check-into the campsite to refresh your souls before leave. You will check out at 11:00 am and be transferred back to your hotel.