Kithulgala White Water Rafting

The town of Kitulgala is where this tour will take you for a day filled with extreme adventure. Kitulgala is a small, yet beautiful town located in a wet zone rain forest, approximately two hours away from Colombo. This town is one of the wettest zones in the country not only because it has the Kelani River running through it but also because it experiences two monsoons every year. These monsoons trigger the water flow in the river and make it an ideal location for adventurous sports such as white water rafting. Also, the green surroundings and wet atmosphere make it an ideal location for a bird habitat; hence bird watching is a common activity in Kitulgala. In addition to that, an interesting episode in the history of Kitulagala is the filming of the movie “Bridge on the River Kwai” in 1957. Remains of the concrete foundation of the bridge are still visible today.

At a glance

Is this day tour for me?

This tour is ideal for those who love adventurous activities such as white water rafting and exploring jungle cave.

Can it be tailor-made?

Yes, we can customize the tour for you. If you wish to go to any place not mentioned in the route, simply inform us in advance and we will make the arrangements.

When to go

Since Kitulgala is an extreme wet zone, any time of the year is ideal for water sports and cave exploration. Departure from Colombo should be by 7.30 a.m.

Transfers

Hotel – Tour Attractions – Hotel

Things you will do

White water rafting






Sri Lankan rice & curry for lunch

Places you will visit

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Not to miss in this tour

Sri Lankan white waters

A picture of the beautiful Kelani River

Adventure activities

Sri Lankan Rice & Curry Lunch

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