Kaudulla National Park

Kaudulla is the newly established national park in the heart of the cultural triangle. Kaudulla in the country and has excellent potential for viewing elephant and other species of wildlife. The location is situated in 30km away from Polonnaruwa District in North central province.

This park stands on the fringe of the ancient Kaudulla Tank. It established a 6656-hectare elephant corridor between Somawathiya Chaitiya National Park and Minneriya National Park. Just 6km off the Habarana–Trincomalee road at Gal Oya junction, it is already a popular safari tour from Polonnaruwa and Habarana because of the good chance of getting up close and personal with elephants. In October there are up to 250 elephants in the park, including herds of juvenile males. There are also leopards, fishing cats, sambar deer, endangered rusty spotted cats and sloth bears. The best time to visit is from August to December.

Topography is varied with hills, lowlands, forest and scrub land. Kaudulla is an ancient irrigation tank with a capacity of 104,000 feet acres. The main source of water is giant canal which is around the tank. The main annual rainfall is about 1500-2000 mm; mean annual temperature is 20°C.

Thank You For Contacting SriLankaHalalTrips.com

We acknowledge the receipt of your inquiry. A SriLankaHalalTrips.com Sales Consultant will contact you shortly. We treat all inquiries as important and aim to reply within the same working day.

Remember that you can also contact us through our Hotline or Whatsapp, which connects you directly to our sales consultants. We can discuss your holiday inquiries by Email, Phone call, Whatsapp or Skype video calls, just let us know what you would prefer.


We acknowledge the receipt of your bookings. We have emailed the booking confirmation with payment link for the credit card payments.
Please quote your booking reference for all correspondences with us. For any further assistance, please feel free to get in touch with us. click here to contact us.