Day Visit to Dutch Galle Fort & Bentota Mangrove Safari From Colombo

Come fall in love with Sri Lanka's best tourist spots in this tourist Galle which is the capital city of the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. The town has a World Heritage Site to its name and that is predominantly responsible for its popularity with tourists. This is the 300-year-old Dutch Fort, but there are other historical buildings to view as well. During your boat ride, in madu Ganga you can see a huge mangrove forest by the river banks. Boats will ride under a short tunnel, which is made out of mangrove. You can see many birds and animals who are living in this aquatic environment.

per adult from

$121

NZD

Duration

10 to 12 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Madu Ganga Mangrove Safari
    • English Speaking Driver Cum Guide
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Galle Fort
    • Entry/Admission - Galle Fort Lighthouse
    • Entry/Admission - Madu Ganga Biodiversity Area
    • Entry/Admission - Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Galle Fort, Church Street, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka

    The Galle Fort, or Dutch Fort as it is also known, is a fortification first built by the Portuguese on the Southwestern coast of Sri Lanka. The initial fortifications, which were built in the late 16th century, were quite basic. According to a statement by UNESCO, the site was recognized as a World Heritage Site for its unique exposition of an urban ensemble which illustrates the interaction of European architecture and South Asian traditions from the 16th to the 19th centuries which is the criterion number four for such recognition.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Galle Fort Lighthouse, Rampart Street Galle Fort, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka

    The Galle Fort, or Dutch Fort as it is also known, is a fortification first built by the Portuguese on the Southwestern coast of Sri Lanka. The initial fortifications, which were built in the late 16th century, were quite basic. According to a statement by UNESCO, the site was recognized as a World Heritage Site for its unique exposition of an urban ensemble which illustrates the interaction of European architecture and South Asian traditions from the 16th to the 19th centuries which is the criterion number four for such recognition.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Madu Ganga Biodiversity Area, Balapitiya Sri Lanka

    Madu River, home to charming mountains; a cinnamon estate where you can purchase cinnamon oil, sticks and powder; a fish ranch where you can take care of fish and hold a child gator; and taste on a delicate coconut purchased from an islander. For a voyage with a distinction.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Hospital Street Galle Fort, Colombo 00001 Sri Lanka

    Located in Galle, Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct as the name would suggest is a shopping mall located in a beautifully restored colonial building originally built during the Dutch occupation. It has a constantly growing selection of places to eat, drink or shop. There are fabulous bay views from its upper balcony.



    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: Colombo, Colombo, Western Province

    Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, has a long history as a port on old east-west exchange courses, administered progressively by the Portuguese, Dutch and British. That legacy is reflected in its engineering, blending pilgrim structures in with elevated structures and shopping centers. The monumental Colombo National Museum, committed to Sri Lankan history, outskirts rambling Viharamahadevi Park and its mammoth Buddha.


    Pass By: Galle, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

    Alluded by local people as the Eighth Wonder of the World this antiquated castle and stronghold complex has noteworthy archeological significance and draws in a great many voyagers consistently. It is likely the most visited traveler goal in Sri Lanka.


  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Return Detail :
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    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Apple vacations pvt Ltd

Activity ID: V-68395P75

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