Bundala National Park is an internationally important wintering ground for a migratory of water birds in Sri Lanka. Bundala harbours 197 species of birds, the highlight being the greater flamingo, which migrate in large flocks. Bundala was designated a wildlife sanctuary in 1969 and re-designated to a national park on 4 January 1993. In 1991 Bundala became the first wetland to be declared as a Ramsar site in Sri Lanka. In 2005 the national park was designated as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO, the fourth biosphere reserve in Sri Lanka. The national park is situated 245 kilometres southeast of Colombo.
Enjoy the exclusivity of a bird safari across the Bundala National Park and capture the sights of few of the rarest birds ever found in today’s world.
Choose from some of the most popular vacation packages
Starts 2.00 p.m. – Ends 6.00 p.m.
Enjoy a blissful safari as the sun sets behind the far-reaching horizon creating a fabulous setting! Ideal for evening wildlife photographs and bird watching.
Starts 6.00 a.m. – Ends 12.00 Noon
Enter the park before daybreak to catch the best of wildlife where your expectations of a safari amidst a multitude of harmonies by exotic birds found nowhere else but Bundala.