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Kitulgala White Water Rafting Day Tour from Kandy

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Trip Overview

If you are looking for some adventure in Sri Lanka, then this river rafting experience on Kelani river at Kitulgala is a perfect fit for you. 

Kithulgala is an area covered in a rainforest. The Kelani River runs through the forest forming several continuous rapids. There are 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids spread over an area of over 5 km, giving the turbulent white waters. Arrive at the place and meet your rafting guide. Then change your clothes and get ready with gear, helmets and life jackets. Start the rafting session after the briefing about river and safety instructions. White water rafting in Kelani river dose not requires higher degree of rafting skills or swimming experience, even for the people who are experimenting it for the first time, families and small groups can go for a thrilling ride down the Kelani River.

Kithulgala has an adventure sports base with highly trained instructors, safety equipment, and medical assistance if required.


  • Visit unique evergreen rainforests at Kitulgala
  • Kitulgala was the filming location of the famous movie Bridge of the River Kwai (1957)
  • Enjoy thriilling white water rafting on the fast flowing river
  • Chance to spot rare brids species found only in tropical forests in this part of the world

Brief Itinerary:

  • Morning pick-up from your Hotel in Kandy
  • Start drive towards Kitulgala which takes approximately 3 hours
  • If you haven't had breakfast then driver will stop on way or you can have your breakfast on reaching Kitulgala.
  • Safety briefing by Rafting Instructors
  • Experience the 5 Km white water rafting experience in the picturesque Kelani River and cover 5 major rapids and 4 minor rapids
  • Enjoy a swim in the river or relax by the river
  • Break for lunch before we start our drive back to Colombo.

Basic Details

Start Point
Kandy Hotel
Finish Point
Kandy Hotel
Activity Level
Start time
7:00 am 7:30 am 8:00 am 8:30 am See more
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  • One 5 Km White Water Rafting Session
  • Professional English Speaking Rafting Guides
  • Safety Equipment and Gear
  • English Speaking Driver cum Guide
  • Hotel Pickup & Drop
  • Transportation by Air-Condition fully insured vehicles (Sedan Car or Van)
  • All Parking and Highway Toll charges where applicable
  • 1 Bottled Water
  • Video and Camera Permits


  • Breakfast, Lunch or any other Meals and Drinks
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in Inclusions

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Important Information

  • You will receive complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, in your Booking Confirmation Voucher
  • Pick-up available from Kandy and nearby areas
  • Child Ticket: Age 7-11 Years
  • Children aged 0-7 years are not allowed to join this tour. Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Non-Sri Lankan passport holders are requested to carry a valid ID for proof of identity
  • The itinerary sequence may have to be changed depending on the time and weather conditions

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refund if cancelled before* 3 days
  • No refund after that


Meet-up Information/Reporting Point

  • Meet & Greet your friendly driver at your Hotel lobby in Kandy
  • Once confirmed, the operator will be in contact with you to reconfirm the pick up time and itinerary
  • The driver will pick you up directly from your hotel or specified pick up point. Please enter your preferred hotel/pick up address at the checkout page
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