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Eco Friendly River Safari

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Open Now: 5:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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Highly knowledgeable, friendly and professional our team are ever attentive to your requirements, working with you to produce an unparalleled service. We have more than 20 years experience. Best location in Galle for Bird Watching. Glide in a boat...more
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Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 111 9128
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never done this trip before but what a joy steady boat trip down the river stopping as often as wanted guide was good fun as well as very knowledgeable on everything we could see alot of monkey's, water monitor (very close up) all manner of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank whitehousem1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our river safari, seeing both wildlife and flora and fauna. Our guide was knowledgeable and happily answered our questions. I recommend going in the morning - before the day gets too hot or the sun too high.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank PaulaGodden
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Great trip in nature. Amazing fauna and flora. Every question hot and answer. Sometimes with a lot of humor.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank nelevdbos
Reviewed October 29, 2018

This trip is fabulous. Krishnan is a gentleman; communication before the trip was excellent and he was informed, friendly and helpful throughout the trip. Go early in the morning - we saw monkeys, water monitors, herons, water buffalo, peacocks, kingfishers and many other beautiful animals...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Martyn F
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Amazing fauna and flora river boat tour! Perfect helpfull guide! We definitly recommand of you want to see birds/monkeys/fish/plants etc. ...

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank FranH704
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

A very knowledgeable and friendly guide escorted my girlfriend and I on two hour boat tour along the river. A wealth of wildlife: birds, monkeys , reptiles: were identified and seen at close quarters. - The boat was comfortable and had a removable awning in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Daniele B
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

For us this was a very nice experience. We did the river safari during sunset. You can only do it at 6am or 4pm (sunrise or sunset). You are all alone on the river, no other tourists/boats and you see a lot of animals (birds,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dschamph
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful and engaging trip of the river near Galle, full of wildlife, and our guide gave us so much information. We saw many birds, monkeys, HUGE monitor lizards, cinnamon plantations, lotus flower beds. Our guide even made us Lotus flower necklaces!! He was very kind...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tieps
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We were so happy that we choose this river trip. The guide was so amazing! It's takes more than 2hours,we so animals and many flowers also. We touched sleeping plans,saw eagle which the guide saw only 3 times. Saw many varans in the trees and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Renata K
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful trip of about two hours where you’ll be enchanted by the natural offerings along the river. I thoroughly recommend this tour, the guide gently takes you through the flora and fauna, as well as the animals from monkies to sea snakes, lizards to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Contact For Details +9477 111 9128 or Email Us ecomahamodara@gmail