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Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo provided by Lakpura

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Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 20/07/14 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/07/14 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Madu Ganga Biodiversity Area
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Galle Fort
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Hikkaduwa Beach
    Stop: 30 minutes
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Important Information
Duration
10h
Inclusions
  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Service of an English Speaking Chauffeur Guide.
  • Hotel Pick Up and Drop Off.
  • 1 Boat Safari in Madu River.
  • 1-Liter water bottle per person per day.
  • Entry/Admission - Madu Ganga Biodiversity Area
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Fees for the optional scuba diving, snorkelling or surfing
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Entry/Admission - Galle Fort
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Hats and comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Ali wrote a review Feb 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
I did a solo day trip to Galle with my guide Rajitha. It was a great experience and well organized. Thanks!
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Response from Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo
Responded 06 Mar 2019
J19189 Thank you so much for taking your time to share an insightful review of your safari experience and our service. We are thrilled to hear the lasting impression the experience has left on you, Your wonderful comments and positive feedback is a great incentive for us to further ensure and enhance our level of service for the future as well. Hope to have you again here in Sri Lanka.
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JChurch83 wrote a review Jan 2019
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom28 contributions5 helpful votes
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Eranga picked us up on time, we had changed the time of our pick up, so that we could leave at 8am but he had not got the message so arrived at 7am for our trip to Galle and waited patiently for us to come out of our hotel. We went to a turtle hatchery at Kosgoda and met
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Response from Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo
Responded 10 Feb 2019
J18976 Thank you so much for taking your time to share an insightful review of your experience and our service. We are thrilled to hear the lasting impression the experience has left on you, Your wonderful comments and positive feedback is a great incentive for us to further ensure and enhance our level of service for the future as well. Hope to have you again here in Sri Lanka.
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sedgy22 wrote a review Sep 2018
United Kingdom50 contributions4 helpful votes
This is a great way to spend a day whether by bus or car or Tuk Tuk. Stunning scenery lovely beaches passing through small villages and larger towns. Friendly people as are all in Sri Lanka. The old a Dutch Fort is incredible and definitely worth a couple of hours with it’s old
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Date of experience: January 2018
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Trent P wrote a review Jul 2018
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Our chauffeur Hasith was an excellent guide for the day. He was very knowledgeable about Sri Lanka, very friendly and able to answer all our questions. We had an enjoyable day going from Colombo to Galle, and return, seeing a lot of nice attractions along the way. The schedule
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Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo
Responded 03 Aug 2018
J17934 Hi Trent P, Thank you so much for taking your time to share an insightful review of your experience and our service. It was an immense pleasure to have arranged your tour to down south of Kosgoda, Balapitiya, and Galle. We are thrilled to hear the lasting impression the experience has left on you, Your wonderful comments and positive feedback is a great incentive for us to further ensure and enhance our level of service for the future as well. Hope to have you again here in Sri Lanka.
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Revi wrote a review Apr 2018
Sri Lanka64 contributions29 helpful votes
This trip is must do! The Colombo to Galle trip was a private tour guided drive that covers a lot all in one day. The trip began by by visiting the Turtle Hatchery that sits facing a beautiful protected beach for the purpose of protecting this Island's endangered turtles. We
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Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from Binupa T, Public Relations Manager at Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo
Responded 18 Apr 2018
Ref: J17521 Hi Tamiko, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your experience and the service that Lakpura offered you. It was my pleasure to make the necessary arrangements and organize the perfect tour for you. Our main objective was to ensure that you will had a truly memorable time. Your valuable feedback is a big incentive for us in going forward and will help us further ensure and enhance the quality of our service. Hope to have you again here in Sri Lanka
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J1159RGisabelleg
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Impressive nature paired with many elephants
The park offers everything that is needed for an exciting safari. Great landscapes, many animals, especially elepha
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Sharon H
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Professional in every way
We had arranged in advance of our cruise to take this tour and, in fact, had worked with Felician Fernando (felici
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HKtravelcouple
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14 days trip in Sri Lanka
We had a wonderful trip in Sri lanka for 14 days with Mr Sampath, exploring the incredibly views, food! Thanks Mr S
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AmyW3785
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Safari tour
Amazing tour and guide! We got to see everything and covered a large area on the jeep. Tour guide prabath very know
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alansue67
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Beautiful country and great driver
We spent 15 days on a private tour of Sri Lanka, booked through Lakpura. We had a good itinerary and were allocated
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Saldazamsta
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Enjoyable afternoon
Loved the safari but a little disappointed we didn’t get to see more. We had an afternoon trip and managed to see a
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PeteRepeate
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Amazing wildlife elephants and crocodiles
Absolutely worth a visit. We did take a 3 hours trip from 3-6PM. We did see a lot of elephants, crocodiles, peacock
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Lucy R
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Excellent and reliable service!
Great and reliable service for airport transfer! Excellent communication. Would definitely recommend!
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michaelzM6085LI
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Everything that we expected - Good Job!
Lakpura Travel put together a 9-day tour of Sri Lanka that hit the highlights, mostly in the Southern half of the c
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Whatkatiedid84
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Absolutely brilliant!
We did the tour yesterday. Mr Christos was a very safe driver and had an easy going manner. The tea plantation was
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Graham K
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Great fun and different way to see Colombo
We had a great half-day driving around Colombo in the jeeps. We were very well looked after throughout the tour. Ma
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Dwightcr
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Perfect transfers and tours
Lakpura provided excellent service for our recent 7 day trip to Sri Lanka. Great communication by their office and
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MalcolmWood
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One of a kind experience in Colombo!
It was a mind blowing, bone shaking experience on a tuk tuk in Colombo. sampath is a great guide! must do in colomb
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alestka
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Morning worth waking up for
It was one of our favourite experiences when on the Island! Out driver was very nice, very knowledgeable, answered
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X7165KQangelak
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Best Safari
My family and i decided to go to the safari in the morning and we loved it. We saw elephants, peacocks and plenty o
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Key Details
  • Duration: 10h
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