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
Guided trekking to Kanneliya Forest
Bottled water & refreshments
Roundtrip transportation to and from most Galle; Unawatuna; Koggala; Hikkaduwa & Beruwala hotels
Live tour commentary provided in English
All current taxes
Expenses of personal nature
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.
- Kanneliya Forest
- Kanneliya Road
- Kanneliya Forest Southern Province