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Get out of the city and go on an adrenaline-filled white water rafting adventure on this full-day tour from Colombo. Depart from your hotel and travel in an air-conditioned car or van with a driver to Kelani River. After a safety briefing from the instructors, hop in your white water raft head out on the water. Pause in Kithulgala for a traditional Sri Lankan lunch.
Experience the thrill of 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids along the Kelaniya river of Sri Lanka and then trek to to the famous Katarangala streams to find yourself sliding down streams and jumping off rocks!
Experience the thrill of 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids along the Kelaniya river of Sri Lanka and then zipline to the river, trek to to the famous Katarangala streams to find yourself sliding down streams and jumping off rocks
Sri Lanka’s River Kelani is perfect white-water rafting territory for both beginners and experienced rafters, and lies within easy striking distance of Kitulgala. With this private trip, take full advantage of the proximity of Kelani’s rapids and jungle setting to experience the thrill of rafting, all without any organization on your part—all the required equipment, instructions, guiding, lunch, and return transport are supplied for your convenience.
Experience the thrill of 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids along the Kelaniya river of Sri Lanka and then trek to to the famous Katarangala streams to find yourself sliding down streams and jumping off rocks.
This trip is ideal for people who also are planning on climbing Adam's Peak. The cycling start point is close to the guesthouses where you stay before climbing Adam's Peak. The ride is through small back roads snaking through tea estates and forests. The best way to explore a country is by bike. The white water rafting is exciting and happens on the Kelani River. Depending on the water levels it'it has 5 grade 3-4 rapids. It's the perfect end to a fun bike ride.
Experience White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River in Kitulgala covering 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids. The distance covered is around 5 KM. The river and its surrounding will make you feel enchanted, with a memorable experience during your White Water Rafting Tour in Kitulagala.
Explore the Sri Lanka highlands on an adventurous, 6-day private journey to tea plantations, villages, lush forests, and towering waterfalls. From a sunrise climb up Adam’s Peak to white-water rafting, you’ll experience some of Sri Lanka’s most thrilling activities, meeting locals along the way. Coordinated transport and activities take care of the planning in these remote locations, so you can focus on discovering remarkable landscapes, culture, and people.
Enjoy an active day away from the hustle and bustle of the city on a whitewater rafting tour along the Kelani River. Reach the rural start point easily with hassle-free transfer from your hotel, then paddle along five kilometers of rapids and falls under the professional supervision of your private guide. All necessary equipment, plus drop-off to selected hotels, comes included.
Experience a side of Sri Lanka's other tourists rarely see in this waterfall-abseiling tour. The UNESCO World Heritage Site has one of the most adventurous trekking and abseiling paths in the country—about 6 miles (10 kilometers) both ways. A nature guide who knows the area intimately leads you to a hidden waterfall for a swim and abseiling from 150 ft , the perfect ending to an action-packed day.
Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of Kandy on a whitewater rafting tour on the Kelani River. Follow a five-kilometer route through seven sections of rapids, deep in Kitulgala’s dense forest, ideal for beginner-level thrillseekers through to experienced water-sports enthusiasts. Benefit from the undivided attention and supervision of your private guide and avoid hidden costs with lunch, refreshments, and round-trip transfer included in the price.
Excursions from KitulgalaBeli Lena CavesLocated 8km from Kitulgala, the caves revealed the remains (ten skeletons) of the prehistoric “Balangoda Man” (Homo sapiens balangodensis), Sri Lanka’s oldest inhabitant, deduced to have lived there 32,000 years ago.Adam’s PeakThe foot of the Adam’s Peak is a two hour drive away from Kitulgala. December to April is the traditional season for the night ascent of the 2234 meter stepped mountain where many travel to worship.ActivitiesIn addition to whitewater rafting; Kithulgala is also a natural centre for many other adventure sports, including abseiling, canyoning, white water and flat water kayaking and many more. As such Kithulgala has an adventure sports base with highly trained instructors, safety equipment and medical assistance if required.
Experience White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River that takes you through 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids. The river and its surroundings will make you feel enchanted while also having a memorable experience during your White Water Rafting Tour in Kithulgala. Safety gear, modern rafts, and a comprehensive safety briefing will be given by our white water rafting instructors prior to your adventure.
Looking for a perfect getaway in Kitulgala? Experience a Camping and Trekking adventure along with White Water Rafting and other fun and thrilling adventure activities in Kitulgala. Day 1 On arrival: sip a welcome drink, relax and followed by lunch. You will then enjoy a catamaran ride across the river before commencing a nature trek through the rain forest. Before going back to camp to refresh yourselves with a hot cup of tea and snacks. Indulge in a delicious BBQ dinner before spending an unforgettable night under the stars. Day 2 Wake: You will be awoken up to the call of bird sounds and the gushing river where you will sip a cup of tea before indulging in breakfast. Experience the thrill of Kitulgala White Water Rafting and other activities till your departure after noon.
The Kelani River and its white water rapids—suitable for beginners and families—sits inland from, and within day-tripping distance of, Colombo. Prebook this small-group tour to make the most of the river’s rafting opportunities, and get everything you need laid on, from rafting equipment to safety briefings, and round-trip transport to and from the Kitulgala raft base. Lunch is included—hard-earned replenishment after negotiating the rapids.
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