Cinnamon Wild, Yala

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Why we like it

  • Bordering Yala National Park
  • A four star contemporary property
  • Each chalet has a balcony or terrace with views of the jungle or the ocean
  • One main restaurant and two bars
  • Set on 10 acres of pristine jungle and coastline
  • Activities on offer are safari drives into Yala National Park, birdwatching and lake fishing
  • An excellent choice of accommodation for all to be able to explore the natural wonder of Yala National Park

A&K Top Tip

A night drive allows a real insight into the nocturnal life in Yala, with infrared technology, night vision goggles are used to look in to the wild at night like a Leopard, an unforgettable experience.

Guest Testimonial

All in all a great trip and we will be recommending Sri Lanka and Abercrombie & Kent to our friends.

- AM, Hampshire



Cinnamon Wild has been created to reflect a nostalgic game lodge atmosphere. There are 68 chalets, eight with a beach view and sixty with a jungle view. Each chalet is spacious and has all the comforts needed for the modern traveler. The sea is tidal here so swimming in the ocean cannot be guaranteed, but there is a large outdoor swimming pool overlooking the lake to enjoy from the mid-day heat. There is a large observation deck with a 360 degree view, which is an excellent place to spend some time watching the wildlife pass by through the lodge and the prolific birdlife. Cinnamon Wild has a knowledgeable team of naturalists who are geared to bring the wild life experience an enlightening and memorable adventure.


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Best time to be there

During our winter months, when the humidity is lower and the temperature more comfortable for sightseeing and exploration. However, the monsoon season of May to September should not be discounted for travel as the whole of Sri Lanka is bursting into lush greenery due to the rainfall showing you a side of this island not everyone sees.

Fly to

Colombo (Sri Lankan Airlines daily)

flying time

10 hours non-stop

time difference

GMT +6 hours

Visas

Required for British Nationals from 1st January 2012.

Health Requirements

Yellow fever if arriving from endemic area

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