• Sri Lanka Bird Watching Tours with Mahoora
  • Family Wildlife Safari Camps with Mahoora
  • Sri Lanka Wildlife Safari Photography

Safari in Sri Lanka with Mahoora Tented Camps


Photography Safari Sri lanka

The Mahoora Photography Safari in Sri Lanka is dedicated to guests who have a passion for photography or filming be they amateurs or professionals. Mahoora offers a customized vehicle which allows for easier photographing of wildlife and scenery by guests, whilst on the move. Wildlife photographers will be made available on request, to assist guests through their wildlife safari. Our drivers are also well versed in helping photographers, as every angle and unique location is important to ensure that ‘once in a lifetime shot’.

Mahoora can also provide a photography safari through Sri Lanka’s rich cultural and heritage sites, enlisting the services of a photography guide if required. Customized photography safaris can be designed by the Mahoora Team, to suit every requirement.

Birding Safari Sri Lanka

With over 420 bird species recorded in Sri Lanka, Mahoora Birding Safaris are a nature-lover’s dream. Experienced naturalists accompany guests to enhance each birding safari and with a little bit of luck, guests may observe some of the rarest birds in Sri Lanka.

Birding safaris are offered at various national parks in Sri Lanka, but for the avid ornithologist the Sinharaja Rainforest is the place to visit. This virgin rainforest is home to the largest and longest studied mixed species of birds feeding in a moving flock and is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve. Bird watching is something which can be enjoyed by everyone and with such a variety of birds to be spotted it is a truly exhilarating experience.

Family Safari Sri Lanka

What better way for a family to bond than in the wild! A family safari is an ideal way to enjoy Sri Lanka’s wilderness. Family safaris provide excellent learning opportunities for children and with Mahoora’s special naturalist guides for children and young adults, none of those opportunities will be missed.

We also provide flexible times and special meals and of course a private jeep. You and your family will enjoy an experience unlike any other with the range of family safaris and exciting adventures on offer by the Mahoora team.

Self Drive Safari Sri Lanka

For the true adventurer, Mahoora offers self-drive safaris all round Sri Lanka’s diverse and often challenging terrain. 4WD vehicles are provided to guests to drive through Sri Lanka’s many national park, accompanied by a professional naturalist guide to enhance the safari experience.

Be it cruising along the sand dunes between the ocean and lagoons, testing courage and skills on the 32 inland hairpin bends, or crossing rivers and streams in the country’s central wilderness, a Self-Drive Safari by Mahoora in Sri Lanka, is the ultimate holiday adventure experience.

Honeymoon Safari Sri Lanka

In the warm embrace of Mother Nature, you and your loved one can enjoy a truly unique honeymoon experience. The Mahoora Honeymoon Safari is a memory to last a lifetime. Spend your mornings and evenings exploring the diverse jungles of Sri Lanka’s national parks, looking for those wild animals which roam free in this amazing little island paradise.

Once you are done, return to the luxury of your own private safari tent camp in Sri Lanka national parks where a roaring campfire, specialized decorations by our team and atmospheric lamps create a romantic ambience under the clear canopy of a million stars. All you need to do is just sit back and enjoy!

Relive the great loves of Sri Lankan history on a cultural safari. The history of this island is often dotted with tales of romance and a honeymoon that is surrounded by declarations of eternal devotion etched in art, sculpture and architecture will illustrate the age-old belief that true love will always stand the test of time.

Walking Safari Sri Lanka

Slow down the pace and explore the wilderness on foot on a walking or trekking safari. This unique experience is an ideal alternative to a jeep safari. With a guide by your side, each and every exclusive aspect of Sri Lanka’s natural environment will be shown and explained to you.

A walking safari allows for up-close and personal encounters with Mother Nature’s beauty with a special emphasis on her small miracles like butterflies, birds, dragonflies, plant life and amphibians that call this island home. You can choose from hard or soft trails for your trekking safari experience and with our expert guidance, even take a night safari.

Fly-in Safari Sri Lanka

Cut down on your travel time and arrive in style at any of the national parks in Sri Lanka. After you fly in, a jeep will meet you at your landing point and transfer you to the park or your luxury tented safari campsite. Fly-in safaris can be via helicopters, fixed wing airplanes or sea planes. For a full list of options check out www.flysrilanka.lk

By spending less time on the road, you can have more time exploring Sri Lanka’s diverse national parks. In addition to which you will be treated to a bird’s eye view of the spectacular ‘Pearl of the Indian Ocean.’

Hot Air Ballooning Safari Sri Lanka

A Mahoora Hot-Air Balloon Safari is an adventure like no other. See the country from above as the balloon glides over forests and rivers where you may even see Sri Lankan Elephants and wildlife.

Experience the thrill of cultures long gone as you gaze upon Dutch forts and citadels of ancient civilizations and of course the soothing calm of the Indian Ocean and our beautiful beaches. Mahoora Hot-Air Balloon Safaris offer a unique opportunity to indulge in an experience like no other - the perfect treat for a special occasion.

Whales Watching Safari Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan waters offer wildlife enthusiasts the world’s best location for watching Blue Whales and Sperm Whales on their migratory route to feeding grounds in the Bay of Bengal and the Horn of Africa. Mahoora’s Whale and Dolphin Safaris have never left a visitor wanting when it comes to observing these mystical creatures of the deep blue sea in their natural habitat.

Sri Lanka is situated within the International Whaling Commission’s protected zone in the Indian Ocean. With protection guidelines in place, customers of Mahoora get to witness these mammals without causing any stress or discomfort to them. Travelling only a short distance from Sri Lanka’s coastline to the towns of Mirissa, Kalpitiya or Trincomalee, Blue Whales and Sperm Whales can be observed alone and in pods.