Minneriya National Park Private Safari
With the grace of majestic elephant herds and pristine tropical dry forest settings, a Minneriya National Park Safari is a perfect way to visit the world's largest land animals in their natural habitat.
As featured on:
- Private Safari Jeep (Maximum of 6 Passengers per jeep).
- Experienced Driver (Also your tracker).
- Free Pickup/Drop off from/to any location within the radius of 5 KM from the Park Gate. (GPS: 8°01'58.8"N 80°49'28.0"E)
- All taxes and service charges.
- Park entrance tickets.
- Hotel Pickup/Drop off from/to any location outside the radius of 5 KM from the Park Gate. (GPS: 8°01'58.8"N 80°49'28.0"E)
- Food and drinks.
Our designated meeting point is the Park Gate (GPS: 8°01'58.8"N 80°49'28.0"E) of the Minneriya National Park.
Safari Safety Guideline:
Please refer to our safari safety guideline to understand how animal safari tours operate.
Elephant Migration between Minneriya, Kaudulla and Hurulu Eco Park
There are three national parks in the close proximity within that region. They are the Minneriya National Park, the Kaudulla National Park, and the Hurulu Eco Park,. All of the three parks are immensely popular among locals and foreigners the world over for their large herds of elephants. Generally, each year during the months of July to September large groups of elephants are found in the Minneriya National Park and then they migrate to Kaudulla National Park during the months October to November due to high rains and lakes getting filled up. Then the elephants move on to Hurulu Eco Park for the final leg of their migration during the month of December to January.
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 life at 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 neighboring national parks.
Enjoy the flicker of Monkeys swinging through the branches and search the forest for the sights of the majestic Elephant, Sloth Bear, Mongoose, Spotted Deer, Sambar Deer, Water Buffalo, Porcupine, and the 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.