Let paddle power take you to the hidden treasure in Kandy,Sri Lanka
PERFECT TIME FOR START : MORNING - 0900hrs | EVENING - 1300hrs
DURATION : AVAILABILITY :
• Meet our SLMT representative at your hotel in Kandy and transfer to the Polgolla
• Starting your canoeing excursion
The 335km long Mahaweli is Sri Lanka’s longest river. This wilderness adventure is journeyed by canoeing. If you are staying in Hill capital this best chance to explore natural beauty of the Kandy.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) evoke you and which provide a unique natural beauty and rich bio diversity of around Mahawali River. A canoe gives you a view of the bio diversity banks from the river, where you will get a good view of both the wildlife and the local community going about their day life.
The canoeing trip is best taken in the early morning or the evenings, as these are the times when birds and other animals are most active. See a diverse array of birds, water monitors lizards come to the area to feed in the resource-rich waters. In the trees along the river banks, see the aquatic plants bird’s nest and monkeys.
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 Mahawali River. Start the tour by meeting with our local guide. Canoes, oars, life jackets, snacks and refreshment, helmets and experience guide will be providing. Better to bring your own towel and change of clothing.This tour is giving you real unforgettable canoeing experience nowhere else to be found.
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
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