Gal Oya – Boat Safari

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Gal Oya boat safari was hidden from the main stream for a more than a decade now. Have you ever seen elephants swim; if not and would you also like to see Sambar deer, Wild boars & birds are in majestic numbers, this is the way to see them. Though, we can not guarantee seen them swimming every day. (Updated on : 23 Mar 2022)

Kokkilai Lagoon
Balapitiya - Maadu River
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General terms and conditions

Reservations can be done : Only booking online or dropping us an email.
Price :
 The price may slightly go up or down at the time of booking.
Payment : Full payment is settled prior to starting the tour/excursion.
Days of the tour or the hours of excursion : The tour or the excursion is completed within mentioned time.
When exceed the 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
Transportation to a destination : Click here to reserve with this excursion.
Refund : Refund will be determined after reducing third party's and our costs.

About this boat safari

Best season : All year around
Available : Daily
Arranging time needed : 1 days
Hottest month : 

Startting time : 6.30 AM / 9.30 AM & 3.30 PM
Starting point : Gal Oya Lodge, Polwatha, Wadinagala
Finishing time : 6 PM
Whole excursion hrs
: 2

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.

Basic price includes : Boat ride / Entrance tickets / Gov tax.

Child price : Aged 6 - 12 is considered a child / Aged 0 - 6 is free of charge.

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Optional : A well-spoken local animal expert / historian could be arranged with an additional fee.

You may bring : Water / Snack / Hat and sun glass / Sun cream / Camera

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