Koggala Lake Tour [3 hours]
Experience a magical boat ride in the picturesque waters of the Koggala Lake All required safety gear is provided for the guests to have a safe but adventurous nature tour on the lake boundary This tour combines 5 unique experiences. Enjoy a walk around the Koggala Lake, a visit to an ancient Buddhist temple, explore the mysterious Madolduwa, join the bird watching experience, observe the making of the world renowned Ceylon Cinnamon and end it off with a delicious local lunch at Cinnamon Island. Led by an experienced and knowledgeable local guide Enjoy a traditional village lunch at Cinnamon Island This is an enriching experience of cultural and historical value Good photo opportunities
You will meet: Chandralal [SID: 16]
|Availability – Throughout the year|
|Preferred starting time: 10 a.m.|
|Duration – 3 hours|
|Meeting point – Air Force Camp Main Entrance|
|English Speaking Guide|
|Lunch at the Cinnamon Island|
|All applicable Government taxes|
|Transportation to the meeting point|
|Any extra food or beverages consumed|
|Any tips to the staff|
|Any personal effects not mentioned in this description|
Tour In Brief
First you will meet the experienced english speaking guide at the meeting point. After a small chat with the guide you will start the walking tour around Koggala Lake.
The boat ride is the main experience of this tour. Within the boat ride tour, you can visit the historical Koggala Buddhist Temple, which is considered to be one of Sri Lanka’s ancient temples. After exploring the temple you will be able to visit Madol Duwa which is one of the seven islands located in the Koggala Lake.
You will be able to see the Bird Island and Cinnamon Island. You can enjoy your traditional lunch at the Cinnamon Island. After lunch you will get to interact with the locals who will walk you through the cinnamon making process. The locals will also give you a glimpse into their lifestyles.