The Minneriya National Park

the minneriya national park

Minneriya National Park, located in the North Central Province

famous for its large herds of elephants reaching 300 specimens.

Elephants of Minneriya

Declared a National Park on August 12, 1997, it extends in a dry area 9 kilometers east of the town of Habarana.

The Minneriya water catchment area surrounded by a green prairie area is the vital center of the park.

During the dry season from May to September, the vegetation and waters of Lake Minneriya attract and provide sustenance for elephants from the provincial forests.

National Park of Minneriya

The Safari takes place on board an authorized 4×4 jeep and accompanied by a local guide for a duration of about 2 hours.

You will also encounter buffaloes, deer, macaques, crocodiles and pythons, besides among the birds you can observe hornbills, herons, storks, cormorants, and parrots.

The large artificial lake Minneriya was created by building a dam on the Minneriya river at the behest of King Mahasen to the government of Anuradhapura from 277 AD. to 304 AD

Powered by the Amban River, the main tributary of the Mahaveli River, which flows through the artificial channel of Elahera, work carried out during the reign of Vasabha (65 AD-109 AD).

Sri Lanka is indeed the perfect place for children and for people who like animals and nature.

This country is incredibly green.

It is impossible not to find elephant herds on safari or even on the same road traveling.
It is also very easy to see leopards, macaques and other types of monkeys, giant squirrels, jackals, etc. etc

Furthermore, walking with children and adults through the Peradeniya Botanical Garden is a delight. Along with the giant trees and millions of plants, we will also find monkeys and other animals in this immense place.

We use all the available and easy-to-use technologies to stay in touch with our customers.

Besides the email, the most used method, we are always available by phone and WhatsApp.

It is also possible to communicate via Skype or FaceTime or any other application available to the customer, but only with prior appointment.

We pay a lot of attention in being able to communicate to the customer all the necessary information to offer all the tranquility to you even while you are on Tour.

Living and working in Kandy, facilitates access to privileged information to create new routes and itineraries to Sri Lanka.

This allows us to design exclusive and unique journeys, reaching some places that only we know.

This is why we receive an excellent score in everything related to the design of customised and on-demand trips.

Moreover, we pay a lot of attention to everything related to the management of the booking and assistance, always in English, Spanish and Italian, of your trip to Sri Lanka.

Meanwhile, those who love exotic beaches, full of palm trees and coconut trees, offer beaches in the west of the country such as Bentota, Ambalangoda, Chilaw and Negambo.

You can also swim in the Indian Ocean in the east of the country on the beaches of Trincomalee, Pasikudah, Nilaveli …

If you like surfing you can practice at Arugam Bay, Weligama or Mirissa. 

And of course, we have the beaches of southern Sri Lanka such as Tangalle, Unawatuna, Galle, Ahangama, etc. etc

If you like cities, we have Kandy, Jaffna, Galle Fort and Colombo where you can walk and shop among the wonderful shops and restaurants.
In a nutshell, we have a country with a wide variety of climates, places, cultures, religions, etc. 
Where we will always find Sinhalese smiling and waiting for us with open arms.

Coming to Sri Lanka and not being surprised is absolutely impossible.