We will start the Jeep tour from the main entrance of the Park near the car park. The safari will start at 6:00 am if you selected the morning, or 3:00 pm if you selected the evening safari.
Capture the golden opportunity to witness Asia’s largest gathering of mighty elephants, wandering in the green grassland overlooking the beautiful Minneriya reservoir- the heart of the life of the national park. Offering you a range of animals to discover, a Minneriya safari ride is a golden opportunity wildlife enthusiasts should not miss in their visit to Sri Lanka. Renowned as a prominent stopover for wandering elephants searching for food during August and September the dry season, Minneriya national park attracts up to 300 giants from the neighbouring national parks. The abundance of huge trees looks like clouds in green at distance such as Palu, Satin, Milla, Kalumediriya, and the diversity of lush grasses including Katu-una, Wali Indi, Illuk the provide ample of food for the wildlife adding contrasting tropical ecosystems to the Minneriya safari experience. Enjoy the flicker of monkeys swinging through the branches and search the forest for the sights of majestic elephants, leopards, sloth bear, mongoose, spotted deer, sambar deer, wild buffalo, porcupine and Indian pangolin. Do not miss out on this quintessential safari destination that offers the best spotting of wildlife in its strikingly beautiful forest. Plan your Minneriya safari with us and will make sure you a super thrilling and super smooth Minneriya safari experience.
Your safari will finish at 9:00 am if you are on a morning safari, or 6:00 pm if you’re on an evening safari. You will finish it at the entrance of the park, unless you stay in a hotel within a 5km radius of Udawalawe National Park’s entrance. In that case you will receive a complimentary drop off right to your hotel completing your safari.
What else you should know
Once you meet us at the car park to get on your jeep, you driver will conduct the tour in the best routes for animal spotting on the day while also sharing valuable information on the animals you see
- 3 Hour Safari by Private Jeep (Maximum of 6 Passengers per jeep) .
- Experienced Driver (Also your tracker).
- All taxes and service charges.
- Free Pickup/Drop off from/to any location within the radius of 5 KM from the Park Gate and Habarana Junction.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off if outside of 5km of the park entrance gate.
- National Park Entrance fees.
- Food and drinks.
- Expenses of a personal nature.
Habarana Junction, HabaranaGet Directions
Terms and Conditions
Cancellation, No Show and Refund Policy • Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts • Less than 24 hours and in case of “No Show” – No Refunds. • We reserve the right to cancel your holiday because of unforeseen circumstances.