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Muthurajawela Marsh

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Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 0114030150
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Fishing with fingers!

This boat safari is well run, very affordable and our family of 6 enjoyed it, despite not seeing very much bird/wild life along the way. We went early afternoon, so as other... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Clarkston, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

You will have an amazing boat trip along the British & Dutch canals. See the amazing bird life, water lilies & lizards as well as where jungle & marsh lands meet. Friendly fishermen collecting crabs with their nets & locals doing their washing on the rocks. You won't be disappointed.

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Genoa, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This boat safari is well run, very affordable and our family of 6 enjoyed it, despite not seeing very much bird/wild life along the way. We went early afternoon, so as other reviewers recommended, try for early morning times to see the best wildlife. We enjoyed seeing young kids catching fish along the side of the canal using one finger... More 

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Colombo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The boat safaris are wonderful. The guides are well knowledgeable about the area and the indigenous birds. Beautiful area with a lot of greenery and a nice lagoon.

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Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Like the boat tour. I hate the smell of some areas. Can see lots of fishes baby croc swimming around. Some water snake. If you are lucky enough monkey.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed this trip, we saw monkeys, lots of different birds and monitor lizards. The guide was very informative. Just a shame to see so much rubbish littering the side of the canal.

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Udaipur, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

There was unnecessary hype about this marsh. We barely go to see a few birds and monitor lizards. The guide was very quite and inaudible and did not seem too interested. I've been on better marsh visits in Kerala. One can give this a miss!

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

It was a good trip where you can see a different type of birds if you do that early in the morning. And lot of mangroves and many island in the Negombo lagoon.It is adviceable to book a boat in advance to avoid delay to start the trip.

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

it was grate place to visit. Lot of birds monitors aligators and some small animals.nice boat ride and safe.from negombo only 2000 rufees by tuk tuk and driver will stay until you finish your boat ride.lots of fishemens fishing in lagoon.

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Surrey, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

As there were four of us, we hired a boat from the many boatsmen by the bridge. We saw monkeys on an island, water monitor, sea bream being bred, and best of all huge fruit bats. would recommend.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

It was a little difficult to find, but we had their telephone number and got help from them to reach the place. The boat ride was nice, as it gave us the opportunity to see the canal and the laguna with plenty of birds and few more animals. Well worth the effort.

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Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 0114030150
Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo

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