Kumana National Park


Kumana National Park - Where Wilderness Unfolds its Beauty

Embrace the allure of nature at Kumana National Park, an enchanting destination that beckons from the vicinity of O2 Hotels & Resort. Situated on the southeastern coast of Sri Lanka, Kumana is a pristine haven celebrated for its diverse ecosystems, exotic birdlife, and untouched landscapes.

Avian Sanctuary

Step into a realm of avian wonder as Kumana National Park is renowned for being a birdwatcher’s paradise. Home to over 200 bird species, including rare and migratory birds, it offers a unique opportunity to witness the vibrant colors and melodies of Sri Lanka’s winged residents.

Migratory Birds Galore

During the migratory season (April to July), Kumana transforms into a captivating spectacle as numerous species of migratory birds, including flamingos and pelicans, grace the park’s wetlands. It’s a breathtaking experience for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers alike.

Nature’s Canvas

Explore the varied landscapes of Kumana, from dense mangrove swamps to lagoons and golden beaches. The park’s diverse ecosystems create a picturesque canvas that captures the essence of Sri Lanka’s natural beauty.

Elephant and Leopard Encounters

Kumana isn’t just a birdwatcher’s haven; it’s also home to a variety of wildlife. Keep an eye out for elephants, leopards, and other mammals that roam freely within the park. Safari adventures provide a chance to witness these majestic creatures in their natural habitat.

Kudumbigala Sanctuary

Adjacent to Kumana, the Kudumbigala Sanctuary offers a spiritual and historical dimension to your exploration. Explore ancient rock caves and stupas that tell tales of an ancient Buddhist monastery, providing a tranquil contrast to the vibrant wildlife.

Coastal Retreat

Kumana National Park extends to the coastline, offering a serene retreat where the land meets the sea. Enjoy the tranquility of the coastal areas and witness the harmonious coexistence of diverse ecosystems.

Nature Trails and Exploration

Engage in nature trails within the park, allowing you to connect with the natural wonders at a more intimate level. Immerse yourself in the sounds of the wilderness and discover hidden gems along the trails.

As a guest at O2 Hotels & Resort Yala, your proximity to Kumana National Park invites you to a world where nature takes center stage. Whether you’re captivated by the symphony of birds, the diverse landscapes, or the thrill of wildlife encounters, Kumana promises an enriching journey into the heart of Sri Lanka’s untamed wilderness.

Distance From Hotel :- 50km

Travel Time :- 1 Hour To 1 1/2 Hours From O2 Villas & Resort Yala