Anuradhapura & Wilpattu

The city of Anuradhapura was ones the capital of Sri Lanka dating back its ancient time. It was a rich city of historical value. World famous Buddhist Shrines, Giant Statues, Stupas and Dagobas still stand the test of time in this city. Due to its rich cultural and historical values, Anuradhapura is recognized as a world heritage site.

Within a short distance – 30 km from west Anuradhapura is yet again another fantastic park called the Wilpattu National Park. This park is recognized as one of the best Safari Park’s in Sri Lanka. The park consists of a variety of reptiles, rare birds, mammals, Elephants, Crocodiles and other wild animals to its kingdom.

A trip never to be forgotten can be well planned by Glamorous Lanka Holidays.

Departing location: The tour can be either started off from Colombo or the South Coast.

Places of Interest in & around the area:

Ancient City of Anuradhapura – the first capital of Sri Lanka then, during the ancient time and its historical values and the ancient civilization. Treasuring the most magnificent sites of giant Statues,
famous Buddhist Shrines, Temples and other historical places.

Wilpattu National Park: recognized as one of the best Safari Parks in Sri Lanka. It is 1300 square kilometers in total, and offers a wide range of Reptiles, Mammals, Leopards, Bears, Elephants, fascinating Birds, Crocodiles and a whole host of other animals which are seen in their natural habitat.


  • Transport to Anuradhapura and Wilpattu from Colombo and back
  • Lunch on Tour
  • Entrance fees to Wilapttu National Park and historic sites in Anuradhapura
  • Jeep hire at Wilpattu

  • Anything that is not highlighted above