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13 June 2020

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Wilpattu National Park

Located 30 km from both Anuradhapura and Puttalam, the national park is easy reach. Containing of dense pockets of jungle scrub interspersed with small clearings amongst tanks that fill and shrink with seasons; Wilpattu National Park is home to elephants, spotted deer, sloth bears, wild pigs, crocodiles and more,

if you are lucky leopards can also seen in the park. At 1085 square kilometres, Wilpattu is Sri Lanka’s largest park and one of its oldest.

 

Morning or afternoon safaris are a great way to see some of Sri Lanka’s wildlife and scenery and can be combined with trips to other sights with in the Cultural Triangle.

Introduction of Wild Life and Nature In Sri Lanka

Many travellers choose Sri Lanka as a destination because of its very diverse wildlife. From flora to fauna, a lot of species are only endemic to Sri Lanka. Despite its small size, Sri Lanka claims of one of the highest rates of biological endemism in the world whether in plants or animals and is included amongst the top five-biodiversity hotspots in the world. Both tourists and locals come to nature reserves and forests to get a glimpse of rare creatures for maybe once in their whole lifetime.

Activities Near Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura was Sri Lanka’s first city and the capital for more than 100 kings ruled the kingdom, the ruins of Anuradhapura now a UNESCO World Heritage. This kingdom is a part of Cultural Triangle tells a story of an amazingly sophisticated history that this beautiful island had in the past. This civilization was formed with advanced science & technology, health care systems (Ayurveda) and highly disciplined spirituality. The city has lots of monasteries practicing the ancient teachings and exploring tranquillity. It is one of the very significant cities of Asia

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Wilpattu National Park

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Anuradhapura Ancient

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Aukana Standing

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Resvehera Monastery

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Ritigala Rock Monastery

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