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Guided Nature Trail to Kanneliya Forest

By Beyond Escapes Private Limited
Free cancellation available
4h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Hotel pickup
Multiple languages

Highlights

  • Visit one of the world's 21 Biodiversity Hot spots

  • Witness extensive bird life in the forest

  • Observe a diverse range of endemic flaura & fauna

  • You can feel fresh & pure several waterways during the trek

  • Best to whom seeking adventure based tours

About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided trekking to Kanneliya Forest

  • What's included

    Admission fee

  • What's included

    Bottled water & refreshments

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from most Galle; Unawatuna; Koggala; Hikkaduwa & Beruwala hotels

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's included

    All current taxes

  • What's excluded

    Expenses of personal nature

  • What's excluded

    Meals

  • What's excluded

    Gratuities (Recommended)

Know Before You Book

  • Children 10 Years and younger are not recommended.

  • You must have a reasonable level of fitness.

  • You must be able to walk on unpaved or uneven terrain.

  • If you are pregnant, you should not take part.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Maximum group size is 8 people.

  • In order to redeem your voucher, you must present a valid passport or government-issued photo ID that matches the contact name you used when booking. If you do not present a valid form of identification, you will not receive admission, and you will not be issued a refund.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Galle, Unawatuna, Koggala, Ahungalla Hikkaduwa, Beruwela and Bentota hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.

What you can expect

Take a guided trekking tour to Kanneliya Forest Reserve, located in the Galle district. This is the largest of the Kanneliya-Dediyagala-Nakiyadeniya, forest complex. Kanneliya rain forest covers an extent of 10,140 hectares and identified as one of the richest areas in terms of flora in the whole of South Asia. Usually the streams are running with their full force of water through the jungle and create beautiful cascades and sceneries.

7:30 AM - You will be picked up by an Air conditioned vehicle and driven to Kanneliya

8:15 AM - Arrive at Kanneliya and start your nature trail with the trekker. This trail starts off from the Kanneliya Conservation Centre. It first climbs up to the Kabbale Mountain Peak where a panoramic view of the KDN complex can be seen. The trail completes the circle climbing down to the “Anagimale” water fall back to the conservation centre.

11:30 AM - You will be taken back to your hotel. Arrive at your hotel approximately at 12:30.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Kanneliya Forest
  • Kanneliya Road
  • Kanneliya Forest Southern Province

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Galle Southern Province
  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Koggala Southern Province
  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Unawatuna Southern Province
  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Hikkaduwa Southern Province
  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Beruwala Western Province
  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Bentota Southern Province
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  • Ahungalla Southern Province
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