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Toddy Hunting on Two Wheels in Bentota
Location
Bentota
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Duration
Half Day
Location
Yala , Sri Lanka
Duration
Half Day
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Toddy Hunting on Two Wheels in Bentota

Get in to a bike is the best way to explore the typical countryside on a special toddy hunting tour through the paddy fields to coconut plantations. Get away from the busy city and exploring typical southern country side the exciting experience in your trip in Sri Lanka. Countryside of Sri Lanka cultures, customs, people living style and language is differing province to province. During this tour your will experience the traditional toddy trapper’s life in the coconut trees. Toddy tappers task is to climb the tree and get the flower from the coconut when the time is right. This is considered dangerous due to use of weather-worn ropes, slippery trunks of the palm trees and the wind.

  • Itinerary
  • Includes
  • Excludes
  • Conditions
  • Know before you go
Itinerary
07.30

Meet you cycling guide at your hotel lobby in Beruwela or Bentota and start an exciting cycling tour in the countryside of Bentota.

08.00

During this tour your will experience the traditional toddy trapper’s life in the coconut trees. Toddy tappers task is to climb the tree and get the flower from the coconut when the time is right. This is considered dangerous due to use of weather-worn ropes, slippery trunks of the palm trees and the wind.

10.30

The second phase of cycling will start just after the refreshment. You will cycle another 8-10 kilometers passing some beautiful countryside attractions and cinnamon gardens before reaching a small lagoon where you are going to have your second refreshment. After your refreshments, you will cycle approx 10-12 kilometers through the village to Bentota, passing some wonderful scenery with paddy fields. The toddy tapper usually walks a tightrope tied high above between two adjacent coconut trees. He holds on to a one rope at shoulder level and walks on the other ever so carefully, because a single misstep would be fatal.

11.30

Your cycle trail will end at your hotel in Bentota or nearby location. The total cycling tour will be 14-20 kilometers

Includes
  • Experience cycling guide and cycles
  • Bottle of water, Soft drink or Coconut drink and biscuits for refreshments
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Use of bicycle with helmets
  • Backup vehicle and first aids 
  • All Government taxes 
Excludes
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Gratuities (Recommended)
Conditions
  • Children 10 Years and younger are not recommended.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Adult price is applicable for all the participants.
  • This activity is subject to cancellation based on inclement weather. Activity can be rescheduled or the payment could be refunded.

Cancellation Policy

  • To receive a full refund, travelers should cancel before 24 hours of the experience starting date in the local time zone. No refunds will be given after that time period.
Know before you go
  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled starting time.
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
  • Adult Price is applicable for all the participants.
  • If you are pregnant, you should not take part.
  • You must be able to ride a bicycle on your own.
  • You should wear comfortable clothing.
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USD
45.00

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