The Yala National park, established in 1938, is 979 sq.km. in extent and is situated about 300 k.m. from Colombo. Yala is home to over 200 species of birds and over 40 species of mammals, it has one of the highest leopard [ panthera pardus kotiya ] densities in the world.
Pics by : Gerrit,Netty,Hans and Hanneke [ Belgium ]
Sri Lanka Tour, May 2011