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Southern Sri Lanka Sightseeing Private Day Trip
Location
Galle, Bentota
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Duration
Full Day
Location
Yala , Sri Lanka
Duration
Full Day
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Southern Sri Lanka Sightseeing Private Day Trip

This tour covers the best part of Sri Lanka’s South Coast. You'll visit Galle, rich in colonial heritage, and explore the iconic Dutch Fort that encloses the city. You can walk along the ramparts and the cobblestone pathways that crisscross through the fort. Visit Ambalangoda mask factory and experience a memorable boat ride at Maduganga Ganga before visiting the Turtle Hatchery.

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Itinerary
07:30

You will be picked up from your hotel in Negombo, Colombo, Mount Lavinia, Wadduwa, Kalutara and then transfer to visit Dutch Fort of Galle. The fort is a historical, archaeological and architectural heritage monument, which even after more than 423 years maintains a polished appearance, thanks to extensive reconstruction work done by Archaeological Department of Sri Lanka.

10:30

After the Dutch Fort visit, you will be driven to Ambalangoda, known for its exquisite collection of native masks, carved throughout the generations of professional carvers from the region. Don's miss the variety of masks available for sale, as the current productions are more garish and vibrant in colour.

12:30

Later on you will drive to Balapitiya and enjoy lunch at Gangabada Asiriya Restaurant. After lunch, you can discover the unique beauty of Maduganga River on a boat trip. A relatively unspoiled lagoon, the Maduganga estuary is a 915-hectare complex coastal wetland ecosystem that opens to the Indian Ocean.

15:30

Visit a Turtle Hatchery in Kosgoda. Here, these almost-extinct turtles are breed and cared for. extinct form Sri Lanka. Visitors can see the new born turtles and even be a part of the process of releasing them in the sea.

17:00

You will be taken back to your hotel at the end of the tour.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Colombo, Negombo or Mount Lavinia
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fee to Turtle Hatchery
  • Boat ride in Balapitiya
  • Lunch at a local restaurant 
  • Bottled water 
Excludes
  • Entrance fee to the sites not mentioned in price Includes section
  • Tips to guides, restaurants. Tipping is expected
  • Personal expenses
Conditions
  • Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Cancellation Policy

  • 49 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: No Cancellation Fee
  • Within 48 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: 100% Cancellation Fee.
  • No Shows - 100% Cancellation Fee.
Know before you go
  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.
  • Roundtrip transportation is available from most centrally located Colombo, Mount Lavinia, Negombo, Wadduwa, Kalutara hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
  • You should wear comfortable clothing.
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USD
50.00

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