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Bundala National Park

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Hambantota, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka
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“bird watching” (15 reviews)
“sri lanka” (29 reviews)
“bird lover” (5 reviews)
Hambantota, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago

there is a large collection of birds in bundala and elephants ,best is to stay near hambantota and book a tour from there. some hotel will provide you a morning meal and will provide lunch at the national park (if you go out from the...More

Thank Anandha J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb park situated in down soth for birds watching . Within three hour jeep safari, you will see lot of kinds of local and foreign species of birds here and ideal location for the photographers. Love this park.

Thank DToursTangalle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great guide, Asila, and a tracker from the park service, both of whom really made the experience. They set expectations low early - mostly birds, and maybe it typically is - but we saw elephant, crocodiles, deer, mongoose, monkeys, and a host...More

Thank elgo1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You need to buy tickets to enter this park. At the entrance you need to take a tracker from the wildlife department and go. The best time to go is early morning at 6am or at 3 pm when the birds are most active. Usual...More

2  Thank Evarts123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great safari with Srimal at Bundala. It is a beautiful park, brimming with monkeys and birds everywhere you look. There were only a few other jeeps when we visited which was nice and made the experience feel more natural. We saw lots...More

1  Thank Tamara M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bird park definitely has on and off seasons. Our driver and guide, srimal knew his birds and pointed them out to us. He had a good eye and made our time an enjoyable one, even though the number of birds was quite low, being...More

Thank sandra j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As always, so much to see in a great wildlife location. Stay alert for straying animals but enjoy the elephants.

Thank NaomaW
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

With all the good reviews for Srimal, we contacted him to arrange a safari in Bundala. For 11 000 rp we were supposed to have a private jeep with a driver and Srimal as a guide with us. We were disappointed when we saw that...More

Thank Cathlefebvre
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Best safari we've ever been on, and we've been to South Africa! Our safari, which was arranged by Kamal at the Lagoon Inn, situated right next to the park (0716310173) and a wonderful place to stay, was absolutely fantastic. We had everything explained in perfect...More

1  Thank acz109
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This little gem is often passed by. It's a wetland on the south coast and boasts a wide range of birds. We were there for a few hours out of the really busy bird season but still had a great time photographing herons, langurs, crocodiles,...More

Thank Dave C
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18 July 2017|
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Response from Bundala jeep S | Property representative |
hello sir , pleasure to hear ur request . u can go fully round of park in a half day . but u want u can spend full day .morning is the good time for birds watching ( start at 6 am) . my jeep charge for half day 4000... More
30 December 2016|
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Response from Exclusivelanka | Reviewed this property |
Bundala entry fees 10 Us $per person and that will convert into local currency rates on the day and kids are chargedif they are between 6-12 y. + other official charges includes Rs. 250 vehicle entry fee +service charge and... More
Isuru A
5 September 2016|
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Response from JonathanvanBilsen01 | Reviewed this property |
The prices are about $25 US per person