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Kithulgala Water Rafting Package with Jungle Trekking


Kithulgala water rafting package by seerendipity tours is truly an adventure pack, it includes Kithulgala water rafting (5 km), kayaking in the Kelaniya River and 1-hour jungle trek in the rain forest. You will have a comfortable ride on the Kithulgala water rafting package, in one of our air-conditioned luxury vehicles.

Kithulgala is an earthly paradise for adventure enthusiasts and it has earned the nickname “adventure playground of Sri Lanka”, due to the abundance of adventure thrills this jungle paradise offer, and rafting the Kelani River is one of the island’s ultimate thrills. The trip down the Kelaniya River, the water rafting routes about 5km in length and has 5 major rapids and 5 minor rapids.


Is this trip right for you?

  • The entire trip is private (transfers and sightseeings), and the only you and your associates take part in the trip.
  • This one day trip mainly is an adventure trip with exposure to pristine forests.  It’s one of the shortest trips we run in our Original style, perfect for those with very little time and a desire to see the natural beauty of Sri Lanka.
  • The tour mainly revolves around Sri Lanka hill country city of Kitulgala. You will be making frequent stops during the trip.
  • Sri Lanka can get extremely hot in the summer. While we aim to do outdoor activities when the heat is considerably low (in the morning and evening), however, there are instances that we have to do them during mid-day,  remember to keep water on you and to bring a hat, sunscreen, a long-sleeved shirt, and anything else that will protect you from the sun.

Highlights

  • White-water rafting in the River of Kelaniya (5 KM)
  • Kayaking in Kitulagla along River of Kelaniya(5 KM)
  • 1-hour rainforest and village trek (1 hour), in search of exotic Sri Lankan bird species. 

Itinerary in a nutshell

06.00 am Pick-up from the hotel in Colombo

09.00 am Arrival to Kithulgala and starts the white water rafting adventure

11.00 am jungle trek and Bird watching tour in the rainforest

01.00 pm local lunch in a restaurant

02.30 pm kayaking in the River of Kelaniya

04.30 pm leave for the hotel in Colombo

06.30 pm arrive at the hotel in Colombo


Trip includes

  • Entire ground transport in an air-conditioned, modern, private vehicle.
  • English speaking driver/ guide (please inquire for other languages).
  • Local lunch
  • All entrance fees and activity cost as per the tour itinerary.
  • Equipment and safety gears required on the trip.
  • All government taxes.

Trip excludes

  • Personal expenses such as tips and gratitudes
  • Any other extras

Trip map

Itineraries

Day 1

Time : 6:00 am

Colombo-kitulgala-Colombo

Meet and greet by Seerendipity tours representative and leave for Kithulgala,

 

WHITE WATER RAFTING

 

White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River in Kitulgala covering 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids. This activity is for anyone above the age of 10 years with safety gear, modern rafts, and a comprehensive safety briefing will be given by our white water rafting instructors beforehand. The distance covered is around 5 KM. The river and its surrounding will make you feel enchanted, with a memorable Experience during your tour.

 

BIRD WATCHING

 

You will walk through the village, jungle and plantations and search for the indigenous bird. Kitulgala is a top pick among the bird watchers in Sri Lanka where you have the opportunity to see many species of birds. Nature lovers, in particular, ornithologists, will be rewarded with sightings of the Crested Serpent Eagle, the Ceylon Spur Fowl, the Ceylon Hanging Parrot and the Lay lard’s Parakeet. Activities such as mountain-biking, cultural sites and sites of fruit orchards and lowland tea plantations can be experienced in Kitulgala.

 

TREKKING THROUGH RAINFOREST

 

Experience various fauna and flora of the Rainforest of Kitulgala Forest Reserve and see beautiful sceneries of waterfalls and streams hidden inside the forest. Have a cool dip in a scenic flowing water stream during your Rain Forest Trek in the Jungle of Kitulgala.

KAYAKING

 

Kayaking in Kitulgala is suitable for experienced as well as novice paddlers and lasts about 1 hour. The 5-kilometre journey offers many beautiful places to stop, like sandy river banks, huge boulders and the labyrinth patches of riverside forests.

 

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  1. :

    A short trip but very interesting with exposure to the pristine forested surrounding. The water rafting was very interesting and jungle trekking was also good. We had teh chance to mingle with people in the village and they are very friendly. The village is very beautiful.

  2. :

    This is our second trip with Seerendipity. Earlier we did one-day Galle trip with them and this time we wanted to see a bit of countryside and do jungle trekking. This was a perfect trip for us because we love nature. Waterrafting was also very interesting. Our guide chamal was very nice and friendly.

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