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This lake is just out of the city centre on the main Galle road to the south.There many restaurants... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
3SEse7
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One of the most beautiful places in Sri Lanka

We had an unforgettable kajakride in Lake Bolgoda. Moreover, we explored the nature by a boat trip... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Birte M
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This lake is just out of the city centre on the main Galle road to the south.There many restaurants around .There is water sports but not close to each other.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had an unforgettable kajakride in Lake Bolgoda. Moreover, we explored the nature by a boat trip, went to a beautiful island (incl. pool) und had fun at a jetskiride.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Birte M
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Filled with all the rubbish in the colombo. It's not a must see place. You can always see it while you travelling in gall road.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Dilshan M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Ideal location for you to relax and enjoy. Of course boat rides are possible. And prior arrangements shall have to be made to spend your time on the Islands in the Bolgoda lake. Fantastic guest houses with buffet arrangements are available around the lake bank.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Wasantha N
Reviewed 4 August 2017

It was an amazing experience, absolutely beautiful view. My friends and I kayaked and jet skied on the lake and it was so much fun. A boat ride around sunset is a must! enjoy :)

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank shahd m
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Lots of birds to watch, great nature, peaceful and quiet - perfect place to move away from busy surrounding. Escapade hotel offers watersports such as jet ski, canoeing, boat ride, fishing and birdwatching.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lmestrovic4
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Spotting various herons, waders, cormorants and sea eagles plus watching the fishermen sit patiently makes for a wonderful relaxing excursion away from the hustle and bustle of the traffic. It's unspoilt and hope it remains that way. You can see the traditional fishing traps extending...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mary B
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Dont misunderstand this is not a exact place, But a large Lake like Water Body spread inland Colombo Town and Further South with so many Hotels and small Island inside it. So you cant find a exact place by this name unless you visit a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Nandana P
Reviewed 27 June 2016

an amazing lake covering many cities, with many places around it. food, booze & water activities ranging from all sorts.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Nirmalika P
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

One of biggest and beautiful rivers in sri lanka...more facinating to see in early morning and evening...several types of hotels located around the river...boat rides, floating restaurents also available...added more beauty for moratuwa panadura cities...

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank dmalith
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