Sri Lanka is one of the best wildlife watching destinations in the world. The objective of this book is to enable wildlife enthusiasts to plan a holiday which makes the best use of their time in line with their particular interests. Foreign visitors as well as residents, will the suggested wildlife itineraries and the recommended reading useful. Sri Lanka can claim to be one of the world’s best nature destinations. A broad range of factors influence this judgment. Some of the key factors are the island’s bio-diversity, the availability of field guide type literature, the presence of specialist guides and specialist tour operators, a mature tourism industry with a broad range of accommodation and other facilities for tourists and a good network of roads and reserves. Ethical travelers will also find Sri Lanka Tourism environmentally conscious and the destination as a whole committed to be carbon neutral.