The rich vegetation of the forest is home to many wild animals. The park hosts 80 bird species including endemic birds like Sri Lankan Myna, Layard’s Parakeet, Sri Lankan Horn bill, Yellow fronted barbet etc.

Best time to visit

  • Anytime of the year

Some of the birds you can spot:

Sri Lanka Junglefowl
Brown-fish Owl
Spot-bellied Eagle Owl
Alexandrine Parakeet
Layard’s Parakeet
Jerdon’s Leafbird
Sri Lanka Spot-winged Thrush

Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher
Lesser Hill Myna
White-rumped Shama
Sri Lanka Hanging Parrot
Lesser Goldenback
Indian Pitta