Udawalawa National Park located about 160 km away from Colombo and Sabaragamuwa provinces borders Sri Lanka .about 22- 38 Celsius Climate at the Udawalawa National Park. This Udawalawa National Park Day Tour safari times you can see many wild animals elephants, crocodiles, endemic birds. but very rarely can see the leopard in this Udawalawa national park. Also National, Park safari is Popularity to Elephants could easily be observed even at mid-Day. In Addition, 39 mammals and 183 birds have recorded.
A wildlife safari (Udawalawa Day Tour) is conducted through jeep and open van. Walking or private vehicles are not allowed inside the park. Elephant ride is also common in the park. The safari covers only hectare 30,821 inside the park. Spotting animals are rare in this safari. The jeep safari usually stretches for Three hours.
Although, Elephant Transit Home, A center of orphaned wild elephants has been established at Udawalawa National Park Day Tour by the Department of Wildlife Conservation. This Day Tour’s the increase of the country’s population, large-scale irrigation. Although, agricultural projects have fragmented the former habit of elephants resulting elephant mortality and the decrease of population. So, despite the mitigation measures to control human-elephant conflict. Then, the considerable number of elephant calves were recovered as orphans.
So, the DWLC pioneered a research project in 1995 at Udawalawa to rehabilitate and supplement wild elephant orphans back to wild. Visitors could enjoy the antics of these babies from a viewing platform at the center.