Wilpattu Site

Wilpattu National Park is one of the best camping place for wildlife lovers. Wilpattu’s varied natural environments; coastal belt, natural lakes (villus), cliff tops, scrub lands, open grasslands and heavy forest provide for numerous species of animals.

Distance from Airport : 179km


This National Park offer the best chances for sloth bear sightings in Sri Lanka. Wilpattu is specially well-known for its sloth bears. Elephants, water buffalos, and spotted deers can be also seen here. And the other biggest attraction at Wilpattu is Leopard. Over 31 species of Mammals have been recorded in Wilpattu. Mugger Crocodiles are frequently seen in the Villus. Thus its worth to spend some 2-3 camping night here.

You can easily access Willpattu by a Safari Jeep. You can experience BBQ dinners, nature walks, beach walks, photographs, paintings etc.

Alankuda beach, Waikkal Beach, Mundal Lagoon, Puttalam Lagoon, Bar Reef Sanctuary, Paramankada Cave Temple are the other main attractions around Willpattu National Park.

Hotels Nearest
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Camping Site, Wild Life Safari, Flora & Fauna, Nature, Sri Lanka, Biodiversity, Sightseeing, National Park, Eco-Tourism