All posts tagged "wild life"
Why Sri Lanka named as Asia’s Leading Destination 2017?
At the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia 2017, which were held in Shanghai, Sri Lanka won following two Awards: Asia’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2017 Asia’s Leading Destination 2017 Sri Lanka emerged as an interesting travel...
- Posted June 7, 2017
Wildlife National Parks & Forest Reserves in Sri Lanka
In Sri Lanka Natural Forests are managed by Forest Department and Department of Wildlife Conservation. Visitors are allowed for recreational purposes (Eco-Tourism) in following protected areas in Sri Lanka. Biodiversity and Eco-Tourism in Sri Lanka National Geographic...
- Posted June 1, 2017
Guide to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage- What to do and see
Situated just outside the town of Kegalle, some forty kilometers west of Kandy, the Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage is one of Sri Lanka’s most popular tourist attractions. It was set up in 1975 to look after seven orphaned...
- Posted May 31, 2017
Why you should not go to Yala National Park & Alternatives
Many travel itineraries by Private tour operators focus on a limited number of wild-life sites in Sri Lanka, which has tremendously increased the pressure on these sites Why you should not go to Yala National Park The...
- Posted May 30, 2017
Wilpattu National Park Map & Tourist Attractions
Wilpattu National Park is among the oldest and the largest (131, 693 ha) National Parks in Sri Lanka. Key tourist attractions of this National Park is its large network of Villus (Natural Water Tanks) and it is...
- Posted May 9, 2017
Management and Behavior of Elephants at Pinnawala orphanage
The Elephant Orphanage at Pinnawala is a unique resource in Sri Lanka, attracting large number of visitors daily. This post gives you some of the unknown facts on elephants living in orphanage: elephant biology, ecology, conservation, breeding...
- Posted November 5, 2012
Bird watching trips Sri Lanka & Birding Map
Sri Lanka can be considered as an Ornithologist’s paradise due to its abundance of bird life. A total of 444 birds have been recorded, of these 250 are resident and 33 species are endemic, and others are...
- Posted April 11, 2012