If you are coming to the Blue Turtle Hotel in Tissa, one thing almost sure is that you are willing to enjoy a wildlife trip in one of the National Parks of the area.
The Blue Turtle Hotel is very close to 3 famous National Parks in which you will be able to experience a safari : the Yala National Park, the Bundala National Park and the Udawalawe National Park.
Each one of these parks is different and here is a quick description of them.
The Yala National Park
The Yala National Park is the most famous one and one of the largest natural reserve of Sri Lanka.
Among the variety of wild animals, it is best known for its high population of leopards. The park has one of the highest leopard densities in the world.
From the Blue Turtle Hotel you can reach the park within 25 minutes.
The Bundala National Park
The Bundala National Park is a bird sanctuary which counts around 200 species of birds. The park is an important wintering ground for migratory birds.
It is the smallest park of the three and it is always very calm and relaxing to visit it.
The park is a 25 minutes ride from the Blue Turtle Hotel.
The Udawalawe National Park
The Udawalawe National Park is the third most visited park in the country.
Mostly famous for the many elephants you will be able to spot there, it has beautiful landscapes to offer.
The park is a 45 minutes ride from the Blue Turtle Hotel.
How to book your safari ?
There are three options available: morning safaris, afternoon safaris and full day safaris.
We can organize each one of these safaris.
It is very easy to book one!
All you need to do is choose the option during your booking process through the website or you can simply book it at the frontdesk of the hotel.