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Arugambay: Mangrove Watching in Pottuvil Lagoon

Arugambay: Mangrove Watching in Pottuvil Lagoon

Step into the captivating world of Pottuvil Lagoon with Arugambay Agenda's Mangrove Watching Eco Tour. A unique opportunity to explore the intricate mangrove ecosystem, this tour lets you witness nature's symphony in action. As you glide through the serene waters, keep an eye out for the graceful dance of crabs, the elusive presence of prawns, and the colorful spectacle of various bird species. The lagoon comes to life as the morning sun casts a golden glow or the evening sun paints the sky in hues of orange and pink. Don't miss the chance to spot elephants swimming gracefully in the lagoon and formidable crocodiles lurking beneath the emerald waters in the lagoon, a sight to remember forever. Our knowledgeable guides, well-versed in the wonders of Arugambay's nature, will be your companions, sharing insights and stories along the way. Let the TukTuk whisk you away from your accommodation to this serene haven, and sip on a refreshing king coconut as you take in the sights. Book your Mangrove Watching Eco Tour today and immerse yourself in the magic of Pottuvil Lagoon.

From: Ella - YALA Safari - Drop off: Arugam Bay / Arugambay

From: Ella - YALA Safari - Drop off: Arugam Bay / Arugambay

Embark on a thrilling wilderness adventure starting from your hotel in and around the Ella area, as we take you into the legendary YALA National Park, home to the world's most concentrated population of leopards. After starting the journey with you from Ella, we are aiming to be in the YALA National Park at dawn or dusk. These are two of the best times of the day, which gives you the highest chance of spotting the elusive Sri Lankan leopards, which is a leopard subspecies native to Sri Lanka. YALA boasts approximately a hundred individual leopards. What happens on a typical day on safari? A. Pick-up time at 3.30 a.m. - from the Ella area All pick up times - (Morning Safari - 3.30 a.m./ 4.00 a.m./ 4.30 a.m./ 5.00 a.m./ 5.30 a.m./ 6.00 a.m./ Afternoon Safari - 10.30 a.m./ 11.00 a.m.) Earliest two times in the Morning Safari (3.30 a.m. & 4.00 a.m.) are the most recommended. Please adjust the times in the itinerary according to the pickup time you select. B. Get down from the transfer vehicle (Air-conditioned Car or minivan) and get into the Safari vehicle - at Tissamaharama at around 5.30 a.m. Here, there's 1 hour break in Afternoon Safari for you to have lunch. (You can additionally buy lunch from us - USD 10 Per Person) C. Morning Wildlife Safari/ 1st Game Drive (Starting at 6.00 a.m.) D. Break at Patanangala Beach in YALA National Park (20-30 minutes) This will give you time to enjoy your breakfast (You can additionally buy breakfast from us - USD 8 Per Person) E. Morning Wildlife Safari/ 2nd Game Drive (Ending at around 9.30 a.m.) F. Get down from the safari vehicle and get into the transfer vehicle (Air-conditioned Car or minivan) - at Tissamaharama at around 10.00 a.m. G. You may be able to witness the wild elephants by the side of the road while passing the Lahugala area H. Drop-off time at around 1.00 p.m. - any hotel in and around Arugambay area. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities, so we use only the rugged Toyota Hilux 4x4 vehicles for the safari, specially equipped to navigate the YALA National Park's diverse off-road conditions easily. Marvel at the sight of majestic elephants, graceful spotted deer, and elusive sloth bears, among a plethora of other mesmerizing species. Your knowledgeable driver cum guide will regale you with insights into the behaviours and habitats of YALA's diverse wildlife. With over 130 avian species gracing its skies, YALA also offers a birdwatcher's paradise. After many hours of exhilarating exploration, go to your hotel in Arugambay area as a person filled with memories of a lifetime. NOTE - Ajith Safari Jeep Tours has been a safari operator for more than 30 years and also an authorized company to offer safari services in YALA National Park, all of our 4X4 vehicles have the necessary approvals and all of our drivers have the special licenses to provide their service as safari drivers in the YALA National Park, which are issued by the Department of Wildlife Conservation in Sri Lanka.

Half-Day Wild Safari in Kumana National Park

Half-Day Wild Safari in Kumana National Park

Immerse yourself in the captivating wilderness of Kumana National Park with Arugambay Agenda's Half Day Wild Safari. Whether you choose the morning session (05am-11am) or the evening session (01pm-07pm), prepare for an extraordinary adventure that will leave you spellbound. As the sun casts its gentle glow, embark on a journey into a realm where nature reigns supreme. Encounter the majestic leopard as it gracefully prowls through its domain, witness the gentle giants, elephants, as they roam freely, and marvel at the playful antics of bears. The park is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts, with sightings of deer, jungle buffaloes, and a variety of captivating creatures. Bird lovers will be enchanted by Kumana National Park's diverse avian population. With over 255 bird species, the park is a paradise for birdwatchers, offering a symphony of melodies and a vibrant display of colors as they flit through the lush foliage. Our experienced guides are passionate about conservation and will accompany you on this immersive journey, sharing their extensive knowledge of the park's flora, fauna, and ecosystems. Feel reassured as you explore the park in our comfortable and well-equipped 4WD vehicles, designed to tackle the rugged terrains while ensuring your safety and comfort. Book your Half Day Wild Safari today and discover the untamed beauty of Kumana National Park. Prepare to be enthralled by the wonders of nature as you delve into a world where harmony and raw beauty coexist.

Arugambay :Pottuvil Lagoon Safari Eco Tours

Arugambay :Pottuvil Lagoon Safari Eco Tours

Spend whole two hours enjoying the pristine nature and the rich wildlife in the Pottuvil Lagoon, with our experienced guides. Let the stress and negativity leave you as you immerse yourself in the pristine nature of the beautiful Pottuvil Lagoon. Get on a traditional boat to paddle away to spend a full two hours listening to the chirping birds and the cool wind blowing by. This Pottuvil lagoon tour starts picking you up from your hotel in Arugam Bay. Then we’ll take you to the lagoon where you can enjoy a traditional bot ride in the lagoon and discover the wildlife spectacle of the area. Birds watching in the Pottuvil lagoon is a popular activity as it’s home to birds such as sea eagles, kingfishers, pelicans, herons, Jacana, common coots, and darters. Fish, prawns, crabs, and crocodiles are also common sights in this part of the world. If you get lucky a bathing elephant or a herd’s sight could be captured. The glistening waters of the lagoon along with the thick greenery is an ideal place to enjoy a peaceful time, leaving the bustling city life behind. Once we finish the ride, we’ll take you back to your hotel offering you a hassle-free Pottuvil Lagoon tour.

Sri Lanka Sightseeing Tour by Car with Driver.

Sri Lanka Sightseeing Tour by Car with Driver.

Highly recommend car and driver service for our valued clients to make your traveling experience in Sri Lanka a memorable one. When you do self-driving in another country it is very important to be aware of their road rules, regulations, and the conditions of the roads. Nevertheless, when driving in Sri Lanka you must have local driving experience since Sri Lankan road culture is shocking for an amateur driver – cyclists swaying across rush-hour traffic, tuk-tuk weaving between lanes, pedestrians, dogs & cows ruminating in the middle of the main road. Our car with driver service will allow you to enjoy your holiday in full spirit without any hustle & bustle. The drivers are well-experienced, knowledgeable, friendly & familiar, and are capable of maintaining a better client-driver relationship while ensuring safe driving. We are committed to providing you with outstanding service to assist you in making your car and driver tour a memorable one.

ARUGAM-BAY to HIRIKETIYA/MIRISSA Transfer with YALA Safari

ARUGAM-BAY to HIRIKETIYA/MIRISSA Transfer with YALA Safari

Combine a transfer from Arugam-Bay to Hiriketiya, Mirissa, Weligama or Galle area with a thrilling day trip to Yala National Park. Experience the immense biodiversity of this park on this Sri Lankan animal safari. Be picked up from your accommodation in Arugam-Bay. Relax and take in the local scenery on the drive to Yala National Park. Board an open-topped safari jeep to get the best views and photo angles. See the animals during the day when they are the most active. Watch for leopards, sloth bears, elephants, crocodiles, monkeys, water buffalos, and a large variety of bird species. Get some great shots of these magnificent creatures. Hear about wildlife and get photography tips from your local guide. Let your guide show you the spots where the animals are likely to congregate. Then, head back to your air-conditioned car for the ride to your accommodation in Hiriketiya, Mirissa, Weligama or Galle area.

Arugam bay to Ella Drop (Private Tour)

Arugam bay to Ella Drop (Private Tour)

Arugam Bay to Ella Drop by Ranweli Tours ----------------------------------------------------- Experience a seamless private transfer from Arugam Bay to Ella with Ranweli Tours. This journey covers 135 km and takes approximately 3-4 hours, providing a comfortable and scenic drive. Starting with a pickup from your hotel or any location in Arugam Bay, our professional and friendly driver ensures a smooth and enjoyable ride. Along the way, enjoy a visit to the beautiful Ravana Waterfall, a popular attraction near Ella. This stunning waterfall offers a perfect photo opportunity and a chance to take a break. Optional stops can be arranged based on your preferences, allowing you to customize your journey. Our service includes bottled water and a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle for your convenience. Please note that meals are not included. Trust Ranweli Tours for a reliable and enjoyable transfer experience, making your trip from Arugam Bay to Ella relaxing and memorable.

From ELLA to ARUGAM-BAY transfer with YALA Safari Tour

From ELLA to ARUGAM-BAY transfer with YALA Safari Tour

Combine a transfer from Ella, Haputale, or Bandarawela to Arugam-Bay area with a thrilling day trip to Yala National Park. Experience the immense biodiversity of this park on this Sri Lankan animal safari. Be picked up from your accommodation in Ella, Haputale, or Bandarawela. Relax and take in the local scenery on the drive to Yala National Park. Board an open-topped safari jeep to get the best views and photo angles. See the animals during the day when they are the most active. Watch for leopards, sloth bears, elephants, crocodiles, monkeys, water buffalos, and a large variety of bird species. Get some great shots of these magnificent creatures. Hear about wildlife and get photography tips from your local guide. Let your guide show you the spots where the animals are likely to congregate. Then, head back to your air-conditioned car for the ride to your accommodation in Arugam Bay.

Yala National Park : Luxury Camping Adventure & Safaris

Yala National Park : Luxury Camping Adventure & Safaris

Free pick up & drop off are available from following areas. Colombo, Negombo, Wadduwa, Kalutara, Waskaduwa Beruwala, Bentota, Kosgoda, Ahungalla Hikkaduwa, Galle, Unawatuna, Talpe Ahangama, Koggala, Habaraduwa Weligama, Mirissa, Matara Hiriketiya,Dikwella, Tangalle, Ranna Hambantota, Weerawila, Tissamaharama, Ella, Bandarawela, Nuwara Eliya, Kandy areas. Colombo, Wadduwa, Kalutara, Waskaduwa, Beruwala, Bentota, Kosgoda, Ahungalla, Hikkaduwa, Galle, Unawatuna, Talpe, Ahangama, Koggala, Habaraduwa, Weligama, Mirissa, Matara, Hiriketiya, Dikwella, Tangalle, Ranna, Hambantota, Weerawila, Tissamaharama, Ella, Bandarawela, Nuwara Eliya, Kandy areas. (For any other areas, please drop us a message, and we will arrange pickup from there.) Embark on a glamping adventure at the one of the largest national park in Sri Lanka, Yala. Check into your luxurious campsite and get acquainted with the onsite amenities. Spend some free time relaxing and enjoy a delicious lunch at the campsite’s main restaurant or at one of the many outdoor locations. After your lunch it’s time to head out into the wilderness and immerse yourself in the fascinating natural landscape of Sri Lanka. On the game drive, look out for leopards and elephants in their natural environment and learn about these animals from your experienced guide. After your safari, head back to the campsite to freshen up before drinks and appetizers around the campfire. Dine on a BBQ dinner and mingle with the other guests as you talk about the wonders of the safari. Wake up early on the second day to freshly brewed local tea or coffee, then head out for another game drive to search for animals at their most active part of the day. After the drive, enjoy a tasty breakfast of freshly squeezed juices and seasonal fruit before check out at 11am and the return journey back.

Colombo Airport (CMB): Private Transfer to Arugam Bay

Colombo Airport (CMB): Private Transfer to Arugam Bay

Avoid taxi lines and complex public transportation services with this private transfer from Colombo International Airport to Arugam Bay. Select the vehicle size appropriate for your group, and reach your destination in air-conditioned comfort. After going through customs, meet your driver in Colombo International Airport. Then, head to your air-conditioned vehicle with your driver and drive toward Arugam Bay. Choose between a mini car, sedan, or van for your transfer, depending on the size of your group. The activity provider's support service is available 24/7 should you need it.

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