Take you pick from boat rides or jeep safaris to spend an afternoon with wild life.
March to July is marked as Gal Oya National Park’s feast for the eyes. Boat and/or Jeep safaris make for a splendid late afternoon with its animals spread across 100 square miles of rich and unique landscape of grasslands, evergreen forests, elevations and depressions of rocky plains, and water bodies.
Wildlife at the Park features toque and macaque monkeys, langurs, leopards, sloth bears, elephants, and over 100 species of birds, among many more inhabitants, like its butterflies.
Via cities of Ratnapura, Pelmadulla and also through Wellawaya and Monaragala, the Park is easy to access.
|Venue name:||Gal Oya National Park|
|Opening hours:||Daily 6am–6pm|
|Price:||Locals: Rs 40 (adults), Rs20 (children); Foreigners: USD 10 (adults), USD 5 (children); Rs 250 (vehicle entry charge), VAT|