This tour covers the best part of Sri Lanka’s South Coast. You'll visit Galle, rich in colonial heritage, and explore the iconic Dutch Fort that encloses the city. You can walk along the ramparts and the cobblestone pathways that crisscross through the fort. Visit Ambalangoda mask factory and experience a memorable boat ride at Maduganga Ganga before visiting the Turtle Hatchery.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Negombo, Colombo, Mount Lavinia, Wadduwa, Kalutara and then transfer to visit Dutch Fort of Galle. The fort is a historical, archaeological and architectural heritage monument, which even after more than 423 years maintains a polished appearance, thanks to extensive reconstruction work done by Archaeological Department of Sri Lanka.
you will be driven to Ambalangoda, known for its exquisite collection of native masks, carved throughout the generations of professional carvers from the region. Don's miss the variety of masks available for sale, as the current productions are more garish and vibrant in colour.
Enjoy lunch at Gangabada Asiriya Restaurant. After lunch, you can discover the unique beauty of Maduganga River on a boat trip. A relatively unspoiled lagoon, the Maduganga estuary is a 915-hectare complex coastal wetland ecosystem that opens to the Indian Ocean.
Here, these almost-extinct turtles are breed and cared for. extinct form Sri Lanka. Visitors can see the new born turtles and even be a part of the process of releasing them in the sea.
You will be taken back to your hotel at the end of the tour.
Hotel pickup and drop-off in Colombo, Negombo or Mount Lavinia
Entrance fee to Turtle Hatchery
Boat ride in Balapitiya
Lunch at a local restaurant
Entrance fee to the sites not mentioned in price Includes section
Tips to guides, restaurants. Tipping is expected
Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
The Cancellation policy will advise the time of booking
Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.
Roundtrip transportation is available from most centrally located Colombo, Mount Lavinia, Negombo, Wadduwa, Kalutara hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
You should wear comfortable clothing.