What to do in Srilanka
Wild life & national parks - Minneriya

Elephants in Sri Lankan History and Culture

In Śrī Lanka no other animal has been associated for so long with the people in their traditional and religious activities as the elephant. This association dates back to the pre-Christian era, more than 5,000 years. Ancient ...


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Yala National Park

Yala National Park is a national park in Sri Lanka. The reserve covers 979 km², although only the original 141 km² are open to the public. It was established in 1894 as a Game Sanctuary.Much of the reserve is parkland, but it...



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Wilpattu National Park

Wilpattu National Park (Willu-pattu; Land of Lakes) is a park located on the island of Sri Lanka. The unique feature of this park is the existence of “Willus” (Natural lakes) – Natural, sand-rimmed water basin...


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Wasgamuwa National Park

Wasgomuwa National Park was declared in 1984 for Bio-diversity conservation. Wasgamuwa is only 145 (225 km) miles from Colombo via Kandy. The Park comprises of 39,322 hectares. Around 150 – 250 Elephants are found in the ...



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Udawalawe National Park

Udawalawe National Park is an important national park in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. The reserve covers 306 km² and was established in 1972 to protect the catchment of the Uda Walawe reservoir. The habitat is open park...


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Sinharaja Rain Reserve protected by UNESCO

Reserve is a national park in Sri Lanka. It is of international significance and can been designated a Biosphere Reserve and World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The hilly virgin rain, part of the Sri Lanka lowland rain s ecoregion, ...



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Minneriya National Park

Questo Parco Nazionale di 8889 ettari di estensione è famosa per la sua vasta popolazione di elefanti in branchi da 100 a 150in gira nella giungla e visto nel bacino idrografico del lago. L’ingresso è a Ambagaswewa circ...


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Lahugala Kitulana National Park

Lahugala National Park is 192 miles from Colombo on the Colombo, Wellawaya, Moneragala and Siyabalanduwa Road. There are 3 tanks (Lahugala, Kitulana and Sengamuwa) within the National Park and all of them are covered with Beru ...



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Kavudulla National Park

In the Polonnaruwa District is 6,900 hectares in extent including the Kavudulla Wewa and the surrounding jungle area. This was opened in September 2002 as a National Park. The entrance is at Door-9 Galoya on the Minneriya-Galoy...


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Knuckles Range protected by UNESCO

The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, northeast of the city of Kandy. The range takes its name from a series of recumbent folds and peaks in the west of the massif, which resemble the knuckles of clenched fist ...





 
What to do in Srilanka
 
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  • Temple of the Tooth complex, Kandy, Sri Lanka.
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