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Madu Ganga Biodiversity Area

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Balapitiya, Sri Lanka
+94 77 335 3275
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Private Day Tour: Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“nature lovers” (6 reviews)
“madu ganga” (8 reviews)
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Balapitiya, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 335 3275
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"nature lovers"
in 6 reviews
"madu ganga"
in 8 reviews
"monitor lizards"
in 5 reviews
"fish massage"
in 8 reviews
"boat safari"
in 6 reviews
"cinnamon island"
in 21 reviews
"the river"
in 8 reviews
"cinnamon oil"
in 4 reviews
"sri lanka"
in 5 reviews
"early morning"
in 3 reviews
"floating shops"
in 2 reviews
"mangrove trees"
in 2 reviews
"bird species"
in 2 reviews
"fish farm"
in 3 reviews
"prawns"
in 3 reviews
"cinnamon tea"
in 2 reviews
"biodiversity"
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

The tour time is around 1hr, they will take you along the villages and let you meet with Cinnamon family. A very good experience I had along with some coconut water.

Thank Yasir M
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

The beautiful ride on River madu is something you should not miss in your lifetime if you visited Sri lanka. The river is so rich in biodiversity, You will see few birds and animals on your way. Also visit to island and cross rich mangrove...More

Thank Traveloney
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

The Madu River (looks more like a lake) and its numerous small islands are a protected reserve under the Ramsar Convention (According to Wikipedia, the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat is an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable...More

Thank Max J
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Our boat ride for visiting various areas of the Mangroves was smooth. Avoid the Cinnamon Island. I think best time for visit will be early morning.

Thank ambadkar
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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We took a tour of Madu Ganga early morning. The tour took about 1.5 hours. The boatman stopped at a number of islands for some activities. Cinnamon island was nice, but the person was keen to sell something to us in the end. The kids...More

Thank vinay k
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

You wil definitely enjoy the mangroves and aquatic life they offer. Saw an iguana, big squirrels, several birds including kingfisher. If you get a good boatman he can only guide you.

Thank vidyapm
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

The voice of the boat very annoying , because the boat old , No I would recommend visitors to attend because you will enjoy nature never

Thank aboda d
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

The speciality of this experience is that you tend to visit some unfamiliar places which you haven't seen in any of the other areas. The boat costed us LKR 2.5k (2 adults and a kid) and pretty sure that you could get it even lesser...More

1  Thank IsuruMa
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

Whilst staying at Ceysands Hotel, my husband and I decided to do the Madhu or Madu river (Ganga) safari trip and it was just brilliant! It is a MUST-DO for any nature lover, with a rich ecology system full of mangroves, birds, trees and animals...More

1  Thank LadyPavlova
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Reviewed May 13, 2017

We saw a few blue jellyfish in the saltwater river, and also a few birds. However you need an expert with you to show you the sights and where the wildlife live.

Thank LocalActingGlobal
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