White Water Rafting

Sri Lanka has a number of boulder Stream Rivers, which are ideal spots supporting the exciting, adventurous and action packed sport of Water Rafting which has become quite popular in the recent years. Equipped with the necessary certified standards and authorization, a number of organizations provide water rafting services, ensuring safe rides for the participants. These places don’t just entertain the experts, they also act as a safe zone for beginners and amateurs to learn and expertise.

The following locations are the best spots in Sri Lanka for white water rafting:

• The Kelani River flowing through Kithulgala, which is 80 km away from Colombo via A7, the road to Nuwara Eliya
• Sitawaka River off Avissawella is a perfect spot for the well experienced participants which requires a higher degree of skills in white water rafting
• Kotmale River, located near the Hatton-Nuwara Eliya Road offers rafting on a higher elevation with a grand scale view of the mountains around with a refreshing climate and atmosphere
• Kitulgala, a well known tourist attraction is one of the best locations for rafting with the best period for the sport being from May to November

Black rafting is conducted specially for the participants who seek a very adventurous white water rafting experience at the night time. This is conducted only during a period of three days prior and after the full moon Poya day.



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