Kitulgala / Kandy-water rafting, kayaking-rainforest trek and Kandy - 2 Days

Day 1
Day 1 : : COLOMBO / KITHULGALA

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

WHITEWATER 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

The kayaking is another great way of exploring the thousands of kilometres of Sri Lankans magnificent waterways and coastline.  A guided Sri Lanka kayaking trip can take you anywhere from the pure waters in Sinharaja to the coastal region of western Sri Lanka, or the towering grandeur of Kitulgala to open water safari around, for instance, Kelaniya river. Paddle with various fish species; paddle around the untamed wilderness of Kitulgala rainforest while listing to the soothing music of birds.

Overnight stay in Kithulgala

Day 2
2 : : KITHULGALA / KANDY / COLOMBO

Breakfast t hotel and leave for Colombo via Kandy, en-route visit tooth relic temple and spice garden and Pinnawala elephant orphnage.

PINNAWALA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, the foster – home of elephants of different age and size feeding, bathing, playing together and even mating. These have been found injured or left abandoned in the wilderness. There are even little baby calves born in captivity.

KANDY

A ruled in Kandy up to 1815 although the rest of the island was under the British regime. Finally, it was ceded to them by the Chieftains of Kandy who were disappointed over the king’s cruel deeds. Today Kandy is one of the most important cities owing to the presence of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth of the Buddha.

Visit Temple of Tooth Relic in Kandy enjoy a typical Sri Lankan Cultural Show of Drumming Dancing music and fire walking.

TEMPLE OF THE TOOTH

Sri Dalada Maligawa (Sinhala) or The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex which houses the Relic of the tooth of Buddha. Since ancient times, the relic has played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy was the last capital of the Sinhalese kings and is a world heritage site partly due to the temple.

SPICE GARDEN

Visit a spice garden at Matale where spices and herbs used for Sri Lankan cuisine and medication are grown Spices of Sri Lanka attracted the early seafaring merchants who made the long voyages to purchase this precious merchandise.

Inclusions

  • • Accommodation in 4-star hotels
  • • Discount voucher of 10% at a Jewelry shop
  • • Discount voucher 5% to shop at the Spice garden
  • • Entrance fees for the following sites and activities
  • 1. whitewater rafting Kithulgala
  • 2. Kayaking
  • 3. Rainforest trek
  • 4. Tooth relic temple
  • 5. Spice garden
  • 6. Pinnawala elephant orphanage
  • • Meeting arrangements at the airport on arrival and departure
  • • Service of a national tour guide throughout the tour
  • • Entire ground transportation as per the tour itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • • All government taxes

Price does not include

  • • Airport taxes (Generally included in Air Ticket) & “Electronic Travel authorization“ (ETA) Fee (US$ 20 per person)***
  • • Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry, telephones, etc.
  • • Video and Camera permits.
  • • Any meals not specified, throughout the tour
  • • Any other services not specified.
  • *** tourist visa Is a mandatory requirement for few countries, implemented by Sri Lanka Government with the effect of 1st of January 2012, it is advisable to bring a copy of ETA approval notice along with you, for more information please refer http://www.eta.gov.lk/ / http://www.immigration.gov.lk/. From 1st August 2019 most countries exempted from the visa and no required to obtain visa to arrive the island as a tourist.
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FAQ

Can you pick-up us from other location than Colombo

Pick-up location and drop off location can be adjusted to meet your requirement, however, there could be an additional fee for that

21 days or less                                    – 100% cancellation charge.

Between 21 days and 30 days       – 50% or the equivalent of the first two days charges.

Above 31 days                                    – No cancellation charges provided no commitment or advances are made to 3rd parties.

Single supplement USD 110

Child supplement USD 100

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Price From USD 280 USD $ 240/person
240
Total $ 240 USD

Trip Facts

  • Private transport
  • Number of person of the booking
  • HB, Breakfast and dinner included
  • 1300 hrs
  • 1100 hrs