Srilanka has a rich and exotic variety of wild life. The jungle of Srilanka abound in a variety of wild life.The best known National park is the RUHUNU NATIONAL PARK at YALA .There are also many beautiful National park in Srilanka
The only ever green rain forest in Srilanka.Which belongs to few remaining virgin forests in the world.,is home to hundreds of indigenous flora and many kinds of birds. beasts and reptiles. The Sinharaja forest,11,187 hectares in all was declared a men and biosphhere reserve (M.B.R) in1978 and it became a national heritage wilderness area under the national heritage wilderness area act in 1988.This virgin forest was named world heritage site by UNESCO in 1989. This is Srilanka's most important rain forest. The forest hasThis is Srilanka's most important rain forest. The forest has tall trees growing in close proximity but winding pathes make it.easy to walk along the forest floor.it is in habited by water minitors , macaques ,leopards,giant squirrels, purple -faced ,leaf monkeys and many animals.
Horton plains surrounded most popular and important mountains .They are Kirigalpottha mountain (second in srilanka) and Totupola mountain (third in srilanka). Accessing those in at this area is easier.About 10.5 km needs to travel to the top of the Kirigalpottha mountain.Totupola mountain accessing way is at Pattipola entrance.Baker's water fall is popular water fall which is at Horton plains.
If you will visit Srilanka don't miss this place .Because this place is very nice.
The infauna includes large numbers of warblers, together with the usual low country birds in forested areas and a variety of rep tors .water birds , faun on the reservoir include rare visitors such as Indian cormorant and osprey Srilanka jungle fowl , Malabar , pied Horonbill , endemic gray horonbill ,and brown -capped babbler.
Vegetation ,originally forested,grass land thorn-scrub now predominate.Tree species include satin(chloroxylon swietenia) , Halmilla(berrya cordifolia) , Ebony(diospyros ebenum) , Ehela(cassia fistula) , Kolon(adina cordifolla) , Milla(vitex pinnata) , Kon(schleichera oleosa) and kunumella(diospyros ovalifolia) , scattered trees constituting 20-25% of exciting cover,are mainly Satin, Ehala ,Kumbuk,and the endemic mandorang are dominant.
You will different species of animals brought from long neck various countries of the world at the Dehiwala zoo .lions,tigers, leopards, bears,cheetahs, wolves, hyenas, rhinos, etc. Even huge animals like elephants ,giraffes, are also kept in the zoo.