Let paddle power take you to the hidden treasure at Rakawa,Sri Lanka
PERFECT TIME FOR START : MORNING - 0900hrs | EVENING - 1300hrs
DURATION : AVAILABILITY :
• Meet our SLMT representative at your hotel and transfer to the Rakawa
• Starting your canoeing excursion
Rekawa is a small village on the south coast of Sri Lanka and a seaside rural community engaged in fisheries and agriculture. Its long sandy beach and mangrove skirted lagoon gives it a rustic beauty. There is high local biodiversity as, in addition to mangrove forest, the local vegetation consists of scrub jungle, medicinal plants, and fruit trees.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) offers unique exercise through untouched mangrove forest. Rekawa lagoon is filled with many species, some migrant birds nest in these mangrove. As of the mangrove growth, the natural life is joined with these water swamps and lagoons in Kalametiya.
Also a wide variety of wildlife, including mammals, reptiles, 150 resident and migratory bird species, and many arthropods and aquatic creatures can be seen here.
Your canoeing excursions will began starts at the Polgolla Dam and moves upstream along the Mahaweli River on a flat water bed towards Katugasthota and Haloluwa. From there, you will turn back to your starting point.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) offers you an extension canoeing experience in Rakawa. Start the tour by meeting with our local guide. Canoes, oars, life jackets, snacks and refreshment, helmets and experience guide will be provide. This tour is giving you real unforgettable canoeing experience.
What to bring
• Extra cloth and towel
• All participants will be given a safety briefing
• the importance of listening to the guide or instructor
• Always wearing life jacket
• Always keep on your mind you are involving with deep fresh water
Be a responsible traveler with your every step to save the future