• Mahoora Safari Camping

    Welcome to Mahoora Safari Camping - Yala.

  • Mahoora Safari Camping

    Separate jeeps are provided for tent categories to explore and witness the beautiful sights and sounds of the Yala National Park.

  • Mahoora Safari Camping

    Mahoora Safari Camping in Yala is a true joy that brings you in harmony with nature.

Mahoora Safari Camping

Offering nature and wildlife enthusiasts a memorable vacation in Sri Lanka, Mahoora Safari Camping in Yala is a true joy that brings you in harmony with nature. With a chance to experience nature at your doorstep, these tented safari camps offers you the best experience possible. With two categories to choose from, guests are provided with sealed and modern tents with en-suite bathroom facilities while all meals are provided on a day to day basis with fresh produce and with the aid of an onsite kitchen tent. Safaris can be organized within the Yala National Park in the mornings and night while trips can be extended upon special requests if you are a photography enthusiast.

Location

Offering guests the option of setting up base along the borders of the well known Yala National Park, Mahoora Safari Camping is the perfect way to enjoy some of the best outdoor experiences. Boasting of the ultimate camping experience, Yala can be reached by road in about 5-6 hours via the Southern Expressway and the Southern coastal road while the distance from Colombo to the Park Entrance is about 305km. Inland air transfers can also be arranged if you find the distance too far to travel by road.

Accomodation

Guests can choose from two types of tents from Mahoora Safari Camping in Yala. The two categories are Mahoora Elite and Mahoora Explorer. Either tent categories offer raised or single beds with en-suite bathroom, fresh linen, hot and cold water, jeep facilities for safaris, laptop and digital camera charging facilities at the campsite, electric illumination upon request in the mornings and from 6.00 to 11.00 pm in the night. The Elite category offers more space and a number of additional features when compared to the Mahoora Explorer.

Excursions

Separate jeeps are provided for tent categories to explore and witness the beautiful sights and sounds of the Yala National Park. Jeeps are usually front-faced with comfortable elevated seats that are ideal for maximized game viewing and photography. A naturalist can be provided if you wish to learn about the surroundings in detail. Yala covers a land area of 1300 sq km and is home to various eco systems. With 44 species of recorded mammals the Park is famed for its population of the Sri Lankan leopard, Sri Lankan sloth bear, the Sri Lankan elephant as well as over 200 species of birds, and various species of reptiles and amphibians. The safaris are usually enjoyed between 6.00 am to 10.00 am or 2.30 pm to 6.00 pm. Unlimited safaris can be organized upon special request for photography enthusiasts. Yala Safari Jeep Excursions

Facilities

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Bird Watching

All meals at the Mahoora Campsite in Yala are freshly prepared onsite and there is a tented well equipped kitchen with refrigerator and freezer facilities. If you choose the Mahoora Elite category, then guests are guaranteed a seven course dinner menu with signature dishes for one night, live cooking for breakfast with Sri Lankan and continental dishes, unlimited local alcoholic beverages from beer, arrack and gin to imported wines and even tea and coffee. Facilities are all inclusive and guests do not have to pay extra. The Explorer offers guests a BBQ dinner menu for one night while basic a la carte menus are available for extras. A limited quantity of beer is made available for no extra cost.

Rooms

Mahoora Explorer

The Mahoora Explorer is a bit basic with tented accommodation, raised beds with bed linen and a bedside table with amenities. The tent is fully sealed while there are nets so that the space is ventilated. The tent also consists of a private relaxation area in the veranda/porch area with two chairs and a coffee table. The en-suite flushable toilet offers hot and cold water, a wash basin and a shower area. Other facilities include a laptop and digital camera charging facility at the campsite and electric illumination from 6.00 pm to 11.00 and in the morning on request.

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Mahoora Elite

This category offers spacious tented accommodation with a bedroom, en-suite bathroom and living area. The bedroom usually includes a raised bed or two single beds with a partitioned en-suite bathroom. The living area boasts of a comfortable couch, mini library with lighting and easy chairs to relax. The bathroom consists of a flushable toilet, hot/cold water facilities, wash basin, shower area and personalized Mahoora toiletries which are of course complimentary. Other facilities that come along with the Mahoora Elite category includes white linen, bedside stool, baggage rack, a laptop and digital camera charging facility at the campsite and electric illumination from 6.00 to 11.00 pm and in the morning upon request.

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