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Private Day Trip to Galle from Bentota

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Madu River, Nilwala River Safari, Bridge View, Custom Road, Balapitiya , Sri Lanka, Balapitiya 80550 Sri Lanka

    Go on a wonderful boat ride down the Madu River with its flourishing ecosystem. Pass through the secretive passages created by the mangroves. See the basking crocodiles and water monitors. Visit one of the small islands with its cinnamon harvesting natives. Enjoy the restorative qualities of the famous fish massage. Observe the waterbirds in their natural habitats.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Galle Fort, Church Street, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka

    Discover the city of Galle, where the Portuguese and Dutch made their headquarters, and its secrets. Visit the Galle Fort which is one of the best preserved fortifications in Asia. View the Maritime Museum, Galle National Museum and the lighthouse. Walk through the cobblestoned streets with their Dutch names as you learn more about their histories.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Meetiyagoda Moonstone Mine, Kahawa - Batapola Rd, Meetiyagoda, Sri Lanka

    Hear more about the difficulties faced by the miners. Grab the opportunity to purchase some marvellous pieces; though you will need to haggle to get a reasonable price. This tour shows you the traditions of one of the oldest trades in Sri Lankan history - gem mining.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Bentota, Bentota, Galle District, Southern Province

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your Hotel in Bentota
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
    • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle.
    • Service of an English Speaking chauffeur guide.
    • 1-Boat Safari in Madu River.
    • 1-Liter Water Bottle Per Person.
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Madu River
    • Meals where not specified.
    • Gratuities
    • Expenses of personal nature
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed September 10, 2019 via mobile

    Booking through lakpura tours was a good decision for us, the company manages proper & well organised tours, with well trained staff, our driver was very polite, knowledgeable, informative and attentive at all times, I highly recommend to book with themMore

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank amit v
    lakpura-sales1, Public Relations Manager at Lakpura LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    J19822 Thank you so much for taking your time to share an insightful review of your excursion experience and our service. We are thrilled to hear the lasting impression the experience has left on you, Your wonderful comments and positive feedback is a great incentive...More

    Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

    Fantastic surroundings at Galle Fort, the cricket ground, the ocean, the Dutch and English influences history, it makes for a wonderful tour. We used Lakpura for our tour and the driver was excellent, patient and very generous with his knowledge. We stopped by the turtle...More

    Thank Sturt80
    Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Lakpura LLC, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

    Ref: J17408 Hi Stewart, Thank you so much for your thoughts about your experience and the service that Lakpura offered you. It was my pleasure to make the necessary arrangements for you. My main objective was to ensure that you will have a truly memorable...More

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