White Water Rafting

by: Dhananji Liyanarachchi

White Water Rafting

White Water Rafting at Kitulgala gives the chance to enjoy the stunning tropical scenery of the region.
Kitulgala is a small town, which is located about 80 kilometers from Colombo on the A7 main road that runs to Nuwara Eliya via Avissawella.

White Water Rafting is an adrenaline-pumping activity that you can experience at Kitulgala through “Kelani” River. It covers five major rapids and four minor rapids. Anyone over 10 years can participate in White Water Rafting activity.

The service providers provide safety gear, modern rafts, and a comprehensive safety briefing prior to the activity.

The safety briefing will be given by a qualified and experienced White Water Rafting instructor before the activity began. The distance covered is around 5 kilometers.

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Confidence Jump

Confidence jump takes place at seven beautiful natural rock pools at the “Kattaran Oya” is just 1.5km from the Adventure Camp. There are some other activities you can enjoy too,  such as sliding down an inclined small waterfall right into the natural rock pool below. Please use all safety gears at all times.

Water Fall Abseiling (Sadun Ella)

This is something more exciting if you love being in the outdoors, why not try to abseil down the waterfall. Great opportunity of abseiling of 105 feet “Sandun Ella” in Kitulgalla will give you to the next level of excitement that you may have never imagine.

Aerial Rope

The aerial rope is a great activity that helps you for building self-confidence. How cool to crossing the Kalani river through an aerial rope?

Activity Centres

  1. Adventure Sports Center in kitulgala is a great place to experience the above activities.
  2. Ceylon Adventure Sports has really good reviews
  3. Rafting Kitulgala is another good activity center

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