It’s fantastic birding territory and in praise of this it’s been made into a Ramsar site. Boat tours (Rs 2000 to Rs 4000 per boat, 1½ hours) are run by Maduwa River Boats from Balapitiya, 5km north of Ambalangoda.
Ramsar Convention wetland locates in Balapitiya a proximity destination to Colombo as well as Galle. It is known as one of world heritage site with very nice and picturesque pristine mangroves forest. This amazing place has been spread over 900 hectares with amazing 64 islands. There are mangroves…
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“It is a semi-precious stone which can find only in Sri Lanka, Ambalangoda near to Hikkaduwa find main mine in a vast area. People believe they get those mine as blessed by Moon. Visiting the moonstone mine is unforgettable experience because it is a superb place to grab more knowledge with adventurous experience. Also observe the mine culture is added advantage for the visitor. You can get unpolished moonstone from here after that it becomes polished precious stone which use for jewelry sector. Abele to reach the bottom of the mine and demonstrate the whole process in one place. This journey something should not missed by visitors. ”
“Rich Look is a shop that has a great selection of locally made garments. It is an especially good place to go and get little girls dresses. It is incredibly affordable and has a huge selection. ”