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5-Day Wildlife Photography Tour

Starting From

USD 1100.00

Per Person
Adventure
BB
5 Days   4 Nights
Colombo
Total USD 1100.00
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Tour Overview

Wildlife photography is one of the most challenging forms of photography that gives an opportunity to collect lifetime memories. This tour includes four different wildlife sanctuaries including one rain forest and three national parks that are famous for different wildlife habitats. You will have the opportunity to photograph the nature wonders at Sinharaja Rainforest, leopards in Yala National Park, Elephants in Udawalawe National Park and birds in Bundala National Park whilst enjoying the luxury comfort at the best wildlife accommodation options.

Itinerary

You will be Picked up from Colombo or any other beach destination in south west coast of Sri Lanka and driven to Sinharaja (approx. 3 hours’ drive). On arrival at the Sinharaja, you will check in to the Rainforest eco lodge. Late afternoon, your nature guide will take you on a memorable trekking tour in the Sinharaja rainforest which is one of the eight UNESCO World Heritage sites available in Sri Lanka. With so many species of endemic flora and fauna, Sinharaja will create a big opportunity to photograph some wonders nature creations. Dinner and overnight stay at Sinharaja Rainforest Eco Lodge.
After Breakfast, you will be driven to Udawalawe (approx. 3 hours drive) where you will start a game drive at Udawalawe National Park which is one of the best homes for Asian Elephants. This will be another great photographic opportunity that is totally different to Sinharaja. On completion of the Safari, You will enjoy your lunch at Grand Udawalawe Hotel and then drive to Yala National Park. Dinner and overnight stay at Leopard Nest Campsite.
Wake up at dawn around 5:00am to freshly brewed Ceylon tea or coffee. Then leave on morning game drive at 5:30am with your camera to photograph the thrilling adventure of Yala National park including roaming elephants and more leopards per area than anywhere else on the planet! Return from morning game drive at 9-10am to freshly squeezed juices from seasonal fruits followed by breakfast. After breakfast, you can relax and unwind by taking a nap in the hammock or checking books about wildlife in the library. After Lunch at the campsite, you will be taken to Bundala National Park which is an excellent choice for Bird watching and photography. Dinner and overnight stay at Leopard Nest Campsite.
Wake up early morning and start a trekking tour with our naturalist to Nimalawa Lake where you will have another different photographic opportunity. Return to Campsite in time for breakfast. After breakfast, you can explore the village and experience the village life in the surrounding area and arrive at the campsite for Lunch. In the afternoon, you will start your game drive at Yala National Park to have another chance of photographing the Leopards. Dinner and overnight stay at Leopard Nest Campsite.
After breakfast, you will be driven back to Colombo or your beach hotel situated in southwest coast.

Tour Includes

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Dinner and Breakfast at Rainforest Eco Lodge
  • Lunch at Grand Udawalawe on Day 2
  • All meals at Campsite from Dinner on Day 2 to Breakfast on Day 5
  • All Park Entry fees and trekking charges
  • Cost of jeep hires for Game drives
  • Transportation by an Air conditioned vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Service of an English speaking driver throughout the tour
  • Mineral water bottles during the tour and safaris
  • All government taxes

Tour Excludes

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Know Before You Go

  • Hotel pickup is available from most of the centrally located hotels in Colombo, Mount Lavinia. Negombo and most of the south beach hotels up to Mirissa.
  • Airport pick up will be arranged based on your flight details.
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • The duration of transfers is approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible. 

Tour Conditions

  • Confirmation will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult
  • Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

Cancellation Policy

  • 30 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: No Cancellation Fee
  • 29-14 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 50% Cancellation Fee
  • 13-8 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 75% Cancellation Fee
  • Within 7 hours prior to the scheduled starting date: 100% Cancellation
  • Fee. No Shows - 100% Cancellation Fee.

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