Yala national park basking on the southern province of Sri Lanka is one of the most visited tourism destinations in Sri Lanka. Yala national park was established as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900 and upgraded as a National park in 1938.
In addition to enter the park you must come to the gateway at Tissamaharama. You can entertain an aromatic area on a safari jeep provided by the authorities. The park gets rain water during the months of May to September. Significantly the park is positioned in the dry semi arid climatic region. The park is divided in to 5 major divisions. Two of them can be accessed by the public. Ruhunu National park and the Kumana National park are open to the public.