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Frequently Asked Questions about Yala Safari Camp

Our tented safari camp in Yala, is located in the buffer zone of Yala National Park making it the closest accommodation option when visiting Yala National Park. Returning to tented safari camp in the evening, you’ll find our tented safari camp in Yala lit up by a roaring log-fire and copra torches/hurricane lamps. Enjoy a mouth watering menu of local & western cuisine and a selection of beverages, whilst discussing about the authentic jungle experiences of the day with our guide and ranger and of course the photographs.

1. Where is Yala Safari Camp Located?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yala tented safari camp is located in the buffer zone of Yala National Park, It is the closets accommodation to the Yala National Park.

2. What is the Yala Safari Camp experience?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yala Safari Camps are specially designed for the wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers, who are passionate and seek unique, affordable Sri Lankan wildlife adventures with value for money .At Yala Safari Camp professional services from skilled staff are on offer along with comfortable accommodation, making your experience indelible.

3. How is the Yala Safari Camp Accommodation?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Accommodation in Yala safari camp is fitted with spacious tented camp with comfortable pillows and crisp linen. It’s an experience just like in a hotel.

4. Is Yala Safari Camp available throughout the year?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yala safari camp available throughout the year except for September full month and early October. This is due to park is closed for rejuvenation during September and October.

5. Are there family tents in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yes we can arrange family tents according to your request.

6. How many people can be accommodated in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yala safari camp can accommodate total of 9 people in a single booking.

7. Does Yala safari camp cater to children?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Very much. We propose that due to the wild nature and often rugged off-road trails traversed during a true safari adventure, safaris are generally suitable for children over the age of 3 years. However, younger children can be accommodated on request.

8. What is the light source in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

The camp power source is acquired from solar power and tents are lit up with solar powered lanterns.

9. How is the lighting in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

The Yala safari camp will be illuminated with campfire and there are oil or copra torches & site perimeter is surrounded by hurricane lanterns. These lamps are looked after till morning by staff not letting them to dwindle.

10. Can guest charge Laptops, mobile phones and digital cameras inside the Yala safari camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yes guest can charge their electronic devices within the tent.

11. Is the tents in Yala Safari Camp air-conditioned?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yes the tents are air conditioned for your convenience because the climate around Yala National park is dry and sun is harsh.

12. How is the washroom facilities in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

The washrooms and shower facilities are located inside the tent.

13. Do you provide toiletries in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

If you need your own toiletries you are more than welcome to bring but the basic needs such as hand wash, body wash, shampoo and toilet paper will be provided and refilled by our staff.

14. How is the meals in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Meals are freshly prepared at our jungle kitchen and you can order either Sri Lankan or western meals under the shades of trees. Lunch is served in Sri Lankan manner with boiled rice and curry with spicy Chicken/Beef/Pork with fresh salads. Dinner is served amidst a roaring log fire with western dishes such as BBQ with pork, beef, chicken, sausages and prawns. You can have your dinner under the sky filled with stars.

15. How is the drinks in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

You will be provided with water, fresh fruit juice tea or coffee according to your requirement throughout the day. Other than that you can have chilled beer and wine.

16. How is the Safari Experience in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

The safari jeeps in Yala safari camp is driven by experienced drivers with special guidance with support of a park ranger. The jeeps are specially modified with high elevated front facing seats with comfy cushions. You will be provided with chilled beverages throughout the Safari ride in Yala National Park.

17. What are the jeep models of the safari jeeps in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

Yala Safari camp use japan made vehicles with open sided & with comfortable seats.

18. What are the includes of Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

The Yala safari camp include the tented accommodation, all meals , all beverages , all game drives , Yala National Park entrance fees and all taxes. There is no any additional charge.

19. What are the Safari timing in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

There are three main safari times in Yala Safari Camp

• Morning Yala Jeep Safari begins at 5:30 am and will retune to the campsite @ 10:30 am – 4 hours

• Afternoon Yala Jeep Safari begins at 2:30 pm and will return to campsite @ 6:30 pm – 4 hours

• Full day Yala Jeep safari begins at 5:30 am and will return to the campsite at 6:30 pm – 12 hours

20. How is the cancellation policy in Yala Safari Camp?

August 03, 2022 | by Krishan

There are three main safari times in Yala Safari Camp

• Cancelled by you with a notice coming to us less than 45 days prior to arrival date there will be no refund for you.

• Cancelled by you with a notice coming to us more than 45 days prior to arrival date 80% of the total will be refunded to you.

• If there is no showing up in particular date there will be no refund for you.

• None refundable fee 20% of the total value.

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