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2 Days Tour to Galle & Yala National Park From Colombo provided by Apple Vacations Srilanka

2 Days Tour to Galle & Yala National Park From Colombo

2 Days Tour to Galle & Yala National Park From Colombo
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from £198.60 per adult (price varies by group size)
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What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Face masks provided for travellers
About
- 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. - Visit 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. at last, get experienced Sri Lanka's most famous wildlife park.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
Day 1 Tour Star 07.00 AM from Colombo and first visit to Galle Fort - First Step of the Tour will Be Madu River in Balapitiya for Boat Ride. This one-hour tour takes you on a boat safari through the primitive depths of the mangrove marshes in Madu River. Traverse the dark and dangerous caverns formed by the thick mangrove forests; interspersed with bright open stretches of water. Learn more about mangroves and their positive effect on ecology. Get a chance to see crocodiles, water snakes, tree snakes and wild boars in their natural habitat. Watch the cormorants; storks and many other avian life hunt for their prey in swift flow of Madu River. View the pots for catching prawn and shrimp left in some of the shallower areas of the river. Visit the old Buddhist temple on one of the islands that dot the river liberally. Stop by another of the islands; which are the source of the cinnamon industry of Sri Lanka. Purchase some fresh, high quality cinnamon to take home as a souvenir. Make sure to visit the outdoor fish massage parlor, where you can dangle your feet into a fenced part of the river to get treated by the massage fish. You will have to pay for your ticket for the fish massage parlor. You will Reach Galle Fort 1130 Hrs  Galle Fort in Sri Lanka: A UNESCO World Heritage Site 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. Some important monuments are:  1400 Hrs after Galle Fort tour proceed to lunch. Again start the Journey to Ahangama Fishing Village to get STILT FISHING Experience. You will enjoy the fishing 01 Hrs. and Overnight stay in hotel  Day 2 Today you will embark on a scenic drive to  Yala National Park- the Ruhunu National Park covers 126,786 hectaresIncluding the Strict Natural Reserve (Block II). The most familiar is Block I (14,101 hectares) and this block was established in 1938.Yala is famous for its big herds and large number of Elephants, Leopards, Spotted Deer, Sambhur, Crocodiles, Mongoose, Wild Boar, Wild Buffalo, and many other animals.More than 130 bird species are recorded which includes the resident and winter visitors.There are 7 Bungalows inside the Park with few Camp Sites. After safari proceed to Colombo and drop off at your desired hotel.  
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Call the number below and use the product code: 68395P159
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Breakfast • Dinner • Mangrove Boat • Bottled water • Air-condition Car or Van • Hotel pickup and drop-off • English Speaking Driver Cum Guide • Safari Jeep • Overnight accommodation at Galle
Exclusions
Food and drinks • Gratuities • Entrance fees (STILT FISHING Experience,Yala National Park)
Duration
2 days
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
Airports:
Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
Breakfast • Dinner • Mangrove Boat • Bottled water • Air-condition Car or Van • Hotel pickup and drop-off • English Speaking Driver Cum Guide • Safari Jeep • Overnight accommodation at Galle
Exclusions
Food and drinks • Gratuities • Entrance fees (STILT FISHING Experience,Yala National Park)
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
Airports:
Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
2 days
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
The duration of transfers are approximate 8 hours, 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
Not recommended for travellers with back problems
Not recommended for pregnant travellers
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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203senuria
203senuria
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Great food and great service.
It’s a great experience. The ambiance is very welcoming and charming. Amazing food and service. Staff are extremely
GPS550
GPS550
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Professions services
Very professional services. From beginning they were so easy to deal with. Great communication and quick response.
pasladlode
pasladlode
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Unbelievably good service
It's my pleasure to express my gratitude towards apple Vacations for their responsible service during covid 19 pand
shawncaulfield
shawncaulfield
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Disappointed- Terrible customer service
We've used Apple Vaca several times before and we travel frequently to different parts of the world, however given
JohnWongPE
JohnWongPE
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Fair price for 1 day trip
Car is normal. Driver is nice and driving skill is good. The visit of two places went well. The driver gave enough
ionica9
ionica9
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Best experience in Sri Lanka with Aaron
Aron, our tour guide is was very kind to drive us everywhere, even if we wanted to stop every day for fresh pineap
sumilumi
sumilumi
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Great way to see the major tourist spots in these towns!
Loved this tour with Keerthi! He was kind and attentive to my needs. I got to see ideal glimpses of each town prett
Natasha T
Natasha T
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Great full day excursion
This was so much fun! It was definitely a full day--4:45 pick up, drop off about 9 pm. Loved seeing the Bhuddas and
Savvy432ujg
Savvy432ujg
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Taxi service became a tour
We have book the airport transfer and we have impressed about driver attitude and politeness so we don’t won’t to s
davelV907WW
davelV907WW
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Afternoon tea at churros
Absolutely fantastic the food was amazing and the service was amazing see photos would definitely recommend it
303ifeanyi
303ifeanyi
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Amazing day trip with an engaged, personable professional guide/driver
Yesterday we went on a day excursion with Johny to Sigiriya world heritage site and temple in Dambulla. This has b
638mitchellw
638mitchellw
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Great Landmarks
During your trip you will see some amazing landmarks. Just be aware that you will be visiting some shops after your
yohtakubo
yohtakubo
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An amazing day trip!
This tour was amazing. We started at 5am and finish 4pm. We were planning to stay in Kandy after this trip and they
janicej767
janicej767
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Highlight of my visit to Sri Lanka
This tour is an absolute must for visitors to Sri Lanka. CJ, the guide and driver, was superb. He went out of his w
msripun2017
msripun2017
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Great trip with Great company
Simply can't say enough good things about Apple Vacations! We were so well looked after during our recent trip to
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