Discover Elephants and reserves Sri Lanka

Tame or wild, the elephant remains part and parcel of the Sri Lankan landscape. Do not miss a trip to the Pinnawela orphanage, where tourists can feed the babies. The Bundala reserve us home to many herds of wild elephants, while the Wirawila reserve will appeal to birdwatchers and ornithologists.

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    Sri Lankan elephant

    Elephants are numerous in Sri Lanka, where there are many sanctuaries to protect the various species

    © Zoonarm bründler / age fotostock
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    Elephant family, Sri Lanka

    The Sri Lankan elephant population is now largely restricted to a few National Parks and Nature Reserves.

    © Ivan / age fotostock
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    Elephants

    The Sri Lankan Elephant is one of three recognized subspecies of the Asian Elephant.

    © Ivan / age fotostock
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    Elephant sign

    Danger, elephants crossing!

    © Ivan / age fotostock
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    Elephants in Sri Lanka

    An elephant family in Sri Lanka.

    © mike smith / age fotostock
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    Elephants in water

    An important cultural symbiosis has continued to exist between the elephant and humans for over two thousand years in Sri Lanka.

    © mike smith / age fotostock
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