Top 5 Places to Encounter Elephants

In Holiday Reviews - Africa, Holiday Reviews - Africa & Indian Ocean Islands, Top Lists by The H4C Team

Elephant gathering in Sri Lanka; photo: Daniel Newcombe – Flickr

3. Minneyira National Park, Sri Lanka

Minneyira National Park is famous for ‘The Gathering’, where hundreds of elephants make the journey every year to an ancient reservoir, as they have done for centuries. Watch massive herds of elephants bathe in the sun, play in the water and socialise and be in awe of one of the world’s most spectacular wildlife events. 

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