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Sarath Boat Tours

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No. 76/1 St.Joseph Mawatha | Eththukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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An amazing 3 hour trip

Jude made the whole trip exqusite. He could spot the wild life with ease. We went in the early... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Sarath Boat Tour with Jude

Yesterday we visited Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage then travelled to Negombo to take the canal... read more

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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

Jude made the whole trip exqusite. He could spot the wild life with ease. We went in the early morning and saw loads. We saw kingfishers, water monitors, a water snake and even a chameleon on the Dutch Canal. Out on the lagoon he pointed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yesterday we visited Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage then travelled to Negombo to take the canal / mangrove cruise with Sarath Boat Tours. Our guide / boat driver Jude was amazing. He pointed out wildlife we would have missed, provided us with fresh fruit and cold drinks...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are staying in Negombo and interested in wildlife, you really must do this trip. We did the afternoon trip, starting at 14.30 and finishing at 18.00. There is a morning trip for the early risers starting at 07.00. The entire trip was in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2-3 hours trip was so kind. Sarath is very nice Guy who knows animals here and he can easily see bird hiding around The trees. He stops nas show us many od them. It was Perfect First Day on Sri Lanka. He is The best...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had an amazing experience with Jude (tour guide) where we discovered bustling Negombo’s culture / history and wildlife. Jude knew what he was doing — a skilled skipper as well as a knowledgeable guide with a sharp eye for the local...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the Marsh and Canal Tour with Sarath Tours and my guide was Jude. It was an excellent tour from start to finish. Pick up was prompt and we were taken to the start point where we were introduced to Jude. The tour...More

Thank Philip H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful tour showing wildlife if Negombo: Dutch Canal, Negombo Lagoon, fish market and Jungle. Captain Jude was very polite, kind and informative.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jude did an answer job of showing us around, very knowledgable and great to see all the birds and monkeys! Thanks

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Boat trip on the Dutch Canal and in the mangrive marsh is one of the best programs in Negombo and you should choose for it Sarath Tour. Sarath and his family are very nice people, great guides, especially Jude. We had a 3.5hours long trip...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Recommended by an older couple who were visiting Negombo since 1981. Best time is before the sunset ;)

Thank Philipp S
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Sorry can’t remember but it was very reasonable and a trip we won’t forget ! Worth every penny
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