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Kanneliya Rain Forest Reserve: Tours & Tickets

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Kanneliya Forest Reserve Experience the feeling of walking in a tropical rain forest . . . The KDN Forest Reserve (Kanneliya-Dediyagama-Nakiyadeniya) is the second largest primary forest area in Sri Lanka and is renowned for its watershed value. The...more
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Koralegama, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 19 August 2019

I came by car having phoned ahead the previous day to ensure a guide would be available at 6.30 am. We managed to find 19 species of birds on the shorter of the two trips ( packages ) on offer in three hours. It cost...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dannyxb
Reviewed 9 August 2019

Very good Rain Forest to visit in Sri Lanka. Lot of Endemic and some endanger species are located in this rain forest.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank arteventsint
Reviewed 7 August 2019

Need to walk through the forest for few miles. need to adhere to abide by strict rules in order not to disturb the livings in the forest. WATERFALL IS BEAUTIFUL BUT NOT ALLOWED TO HAVE A BATH

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank zeith8411
Reviewed 3 March 2019

Enjoyable easy walk on hard tracks ( remaining from old logging 30 or 40 years ago) Many birds and lizards and butterflies, plus we saw some Black monkeys eating wild Durian fruit. Our guide explained the history and info about local trees and wild life.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Even though the biodiversity of Kanneliya forest reserve said to be high as Sinharaja it's hard to do bird watching. Because of the dense vegetation an the hight of the forest. But you can see many reptiles and amphibians along the nature trails for sure....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Salindra D
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful nature reseve near by galle city with lot of unique plants and also waterfalls also there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sherry_dissa
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing rain forest which is about 90 mom drive from unawatuna. I suggest you start early morning for the best experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rjpriyanka
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Kenneliya rain forest reserve is great place to experience tropical rain forest. It is 90 min drive from unawatuna and I suggest you to leave early and reach here by 6.30 am

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 284umanga
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Good experience and with very nice place great weather/ cold and good view waterfalls and can enjoy with some friends or family good place for Nature lover

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Thilini T
Reviewed 19 September 2018

It's natural trails are wonderfull.climate is cool and most of the time rainy..There are several waterfalls inside the forest which you should not miss to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Supun L
10 March 2018|
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Response from 27tharinduw | Reviewed this property |
no you can't camp here. you can book their rooms from colombo.