This advance kayaking excursion lasts upto 6 hours. The upper river, which is with 7 km stretch, could take up to 4 hours. This stretch has a Class IV rapid totaling 6 rapids. And the lower section of the Kelani river offers another 7 km of Class II and Class III rapids and could take up to 2 hours.
And these each rapid requires different technical skills. You must be able to comfortable perform a roll and a wet exit before being taken to upper section. Once all the hard stuff is done there will be time to surf few waves and relax floating down!
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Terms and conditions
Booking : Book online, call us or drop us an email.
Price : The price may slightly go up or down at the time of booking.
Payment : Full payment is settled prior starting the tour/excursion.
Days of the tour or the hours of excursion : The tour or the excursion is completed within mentioned time.
Per hour vehicle detention fee : 3 USD - Tuk Tuk / 5 USD Standard car & van
Weather : If weather conditions are unfavourable activities will be adjusted accordingly.
Today's Marine Forecast : Sri Lanka Department of Meteorology / Buoyweather
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Refund : Refund will be determined after reducing third party's and our costs.
About this activity
Beat Season : All year around
Available : Daily
Arranging time needed : 1 day
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Starting point : See on the map
First intake : 7 AM
Last intake : 5 PM
Whole excursion hrs : 2- 6 hrs (round trip including transportation to the starting point and safety briefing)
Minimum age : 5
Previous experience needed : None
Prerequisites : For rapid II, III & IV, kayakers must be able to comfortable perform a roll and a wet exit before being taken on the river.
Restrictions : Do not touch corals please / Be a responsible and ethical snorkeler and diver / No flash photography of ancient paintings / Cover your knees and shoulders before enter any temple. / Do not leave plastics behind / Please do not feed wild animals.
Price includes : Experienced guides trained in CPR & artificial respiration / International standard safety equipment / Formfitting life jackets / Helmet / Comprehensive first aid kit / Throw bags / Drinking water / Mobile phone in case of emergencies / All Gov taxes.
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Optional : A well-spoken local animal expert / historian could be arranged with an additional fee.
You may bring : Water shoes, sandals with and ankle strap or a pair of trainers / Quick dry short and T shirt / Not overly revealing clothes / Insect repellent / Sunblock / Waterproof camera / A glasses strap is a good idea / Hat with a visor for sun protection / Plastic bags to keep wet clothes.