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Adventures in Kitulgala beyond White Water rafting
A mere 2 hour drive from Colombo-Nuwara Eliya road, Kitulgala is a Rain Forest patch which attracts many resident and foreign tourists for its natural beauty. The Academy Award-winning movie The Bridge on the River Kwai was filmed on the Kelani River near Kitulgala, although nothing remains now except the concrete foundations for the bridge Kitulgala is the base for white-water rafting in Sri Lanka but there are myriad of leisure and adventure activities that can be done in Kutulgala.
At Sri Lankan Expeditions, suggests following things to do if you are planning a trip to Kitulgala,
Sri Lankan Rice and curry for lunch and Curd with honey must is highly recommended to experience the local food flavours.
While one night or two nights stay is recommended Kitulgala can be enjoyed in one day also. But staying a night will be a nice experience. A night out in a eco lodge near the river bank in Kitulgala is amazing experience amidst a roaring campfire.
On your request we at Sri Lankan Expedition would be happy to formulate an itinerary and send it to you which include transfers, accommodation and activities for your Kitulgala holiday.
Once you are done in Kitulgala, our next suggestion is Maskeliya and Norton Bridge which is a famous stop over when Climbing Adam's Peak. Not only Adam's Peak we have many great things to do in Maskeliya. Click here to read about best things to do in Maskleiya......
Kelani River which runs through Kithulgala and its forests enables tourists to enjoy White Water Rafting and river bathing. Inside the jungles of Kithulagala one can trek to waterfalls, natural streams, pre historic caves and traditional villages. Kithugala is most known base for many adventure activities in Sri Lanka.
Either you specifically go to Kithulgala or stop during your transfer to Nuwara Eliya, Kithulgala provides you many attractions and activities.