Great experience for Nature lovers in Kanneliya rainforest which is the closest forest to Galle. Its around 45 km from Galle which takes around 75 minutes drive. Visit one of the world's 21 Biodiversity Hotspots at Kanneliya Rainforest. The forest complex designated as a biosphere reserve in 2004 by UNESCO. The Kanneliya complex is the last large remaining rainforest in Sri Lanka. The Reserve today, is sans one of the most popular attractions. The forest reserve consists of a series of parallel hills and valleys ranging in elevation from 60m to 425m above sea level, and extending to an area of approximately 5306 hectares. It acts as a catchment for many rivers and streams; including Gin Ganga and Nilwala Ganga, that have their sources within the forest, and flow toward the west and the east of the forest respectively. The forest boasts a diverse range of flora and fauna. You might see monkeys, snakes, chameleons, extensive birdlife and a vast range of tropical trees, plants and flowers and a beautiful waterfall... This is a typical itinerary for this product Pass By: Kanneliya Rain Forest Reserve Galle District. Pick you from Galle city center or from your hotel at around 8am. You will first meet up me and drive to kanneliya. Meet the wildlife tracker (Gov. Officer) whom will be provided at kanneliya forest main gate and we will walk through...
I am a professionally Quantity Surveyor and have work in the construction industry for over 15 years in Sri lanka , Dubai (8 years) & Oman (2 years). Iam a nature lover. My home town is Hikkaduwa and I have settled in Galle , 7 years ago. I host my own villa (Seyansa Guest House) and deal with Guests for two years. Therefore, I have a sound knowledge in, what are the guest's expectations. With experience I have gained for last few years, I know all cultural and historic place in Galle and Hikkaduwa. I am a nature lover. Have visited and studied about Kanneliya forest. Additionally, at the entrance a well experienced government officer (Not co-host) will be join. I would like to provide you accommodation facilities also. In Galle - Seyansa Guest House. for more details follow us on Facebok (Villa Seyansa)
Lunch OR Traditional Sri Lankan dinner at my home
All tickets including guide fees
4 seater capacity hybrid car in good condition
Kanneliya Rainforest and waterfall Discover and feel the naturel beauty of the Nature. The scenery in the area is straight out of the Jungle. Make sure the opportunity to be out in nature makes. This a fantastic experience for couples, friends, children and families. We provide Transportation from around Galle Well experienced tour guide (government officer to enter the forest) Water , soft drink and snaks Lunch Entrance tickets
Easy. The walk is just a few kilometers and the terrain is fairly safe and flat. There may be leeches in the area. protection shoes are better. Start From Galle 8am.. Timing is flexible as per ur schedule..
Nature Tour in Kanneliya Rainforest