Day Trips, Tours and Excursions from Elephant Reach, Yala

Elephant Reach Yala is a luxury Hotel that is located in Yala with many national parks within easy reach. A unique nature resort with many tropical trees such as Kohomba, Mango & Kadju (cashew), guests can experience a picturesque drive from the airport to the hotel. Offering an exclusive hospitality experience, you can relax and enjoy a nature filled holiday. Chalets are well maintained and come with modern facilities while hotel facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a lovely restaurant and bar as well as safari jeeps with guides for you to explore the wonders of natural habitat that our mother Lanka has in store.


Located in the South passing Weligama, Tangalle and many seaside resorts is the luxury hotel Elephant Reach Yala. The distance from the commercial capital of Colombo to Elephant Reach is approximately 265km. This unique nature resort is spread across 4 acres of land while the property is built under the shades of tropical trees.


Located close to many national parks and sanctuaries, guests can hire vehicles to explore these wonders that Sri Lanka has to offer. "Yala" which is one of the well preserved wildlife sanctuaries in Sri Lanka is only a 30 minute drive away from Elephant Reach. Elephants, Sloth, Bears, Leopards, Spotted Deer, Wild Boar, Sambhur, Deer, Hare, Crocodiles, Snakes, Iguana and birds in thousands could be witnessed from the vehicles that you choose to travel.

Other excursions include trips to "Bundala" which is famed for birds and wild animals, "Uda Walawe" which is a park that is home for about 250 elephants as well as deer, leopards and numerous species of birds, "Kumana" - a bird sanctuary with a natural swamp lake, "Lahugala" - a small elephant park and many more. Guests can also travel to Kataragama which is a religiously important location for most of the Sri Lankans.