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Sarath Boat Tours

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No. 76/1 St.Joseph Mawatha | Eththukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
+94 71 721 3484
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Relaxing afternoon on the Dutch canals

Relaxing afternoon on the Dutch canals Surath took us on a wonderful afternoon adventure - and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bec1aw
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3 Hour Canal, Lagoon and Marshland Tour

Jude made this trip memorable with his in-depth knowledge of wildlife and informative narration. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim B
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We are doing boat tours over 25 years for foreigners. We do Boat trips in Negombo Lagoon , Dutch Canal and Muthurajawela Marsh. We guide you to see beauty of nature and marvelous Sceneries of Sri Lanka which are the places tourists’ love to see..We are Sarath Boat Tours !
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No. 76/1 St.Joseph Mawatha | Eththukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Relaxing afternoon on the Dutch canals Surath took us on a wonderful afternoon adventure - and mini wildlife safari - on the Dutch canals. Highlights included seeing many different birds, kingfishers, herons, giant river monitors, local villages and village people waving and being friendly, multi...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jude made this trip memorable with his in-depth knowledge of wildlife and informative narration. It was a highlight of our trip to Sri Lanka, and apart from the sights we got cool bottled water and pineapple, plus a very close up encounter with a troup...More

Thank Tim B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Solo boat trip in the afternoon, I was the only person. Jude was enthusiastic captain with his son, very good at spotting wildlife, thoroughly enjoyed. I would recommend. Saw eagles, monitors, owls, parrots, kingfisher (2 species), herons, lots of trees and plants :)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today we had 2 hours tour with Sarath Bout Tours. Many thanks to our guide Jude, who informed us about the jungle plants, showed the beautiful animals( birds, monitor lizards). Was such a nice day, amazing memories gonna stay for a long long time! We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a canaltrip and drove out into the lagoon. We went out to an island with Canals where we saw a lots of animals. The trip tok 3 and a half hours , then Sarrath showed us Negombo city.We also became home-grown for...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took the 2 hour Sarath boat tour around the Dutch canals and mangroves. The tour was easy enough to arrange with Roger,via our hotel and he met us at the agreed time in the hotel reception, before a short walk (about...More

Thank Harvey B
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just returned from a boat trip with Sarath’s boat trips. We went for the shorter trip and it was absolutely brilliant. Sarath took us down the Dutch Canals and into the lagoon spotting lots of birds, and water monitors and lots...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Our guide was very professional and has told us a lot about the animals of the environment! He took enough time to show us the channals and we have really enjoyed this activity... would advise to chose for SARATH boat tours! ( visted on April...More

1  Thank Nomen C
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Our guide was very attentive and enthusiasticly showed us every animal we could see on the tour. He also rested with us nearly the sea in order to enjoy the beautiful sunset. Thank you Jude (our Guide) for a memorable experience in Negombo!

Thank Christopher S
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Along the canal we saw the daily lives of the people who live there. Jude was great and pointed out birds (though we need to check exactly which type). There were various egrets and herons, small owls, water hens, lapwings, gorgeous iridescent kingfishers as well...More

1  Thank Linda-wanderer
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Response from bigfunfamily | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can’t remember but it was very reasonable and a trip we won’t forget ! Worth every penny
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