Experience hosted by Thisara
Includes food, drinks, tickets, transportation, equipment
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English
What you'll do
Sinharaja forest is a remotely located biodiversity hot-spot in Sri Lanka where you can admire the beauty and the peace of mother nature while encountering the endemic flora and fauna from lizards to monkeys. In order to grab the best we will start early in the morning (6 AM) from where you staying in Mirissa, Weligama, Galle or suburbs and during this experience you will walk under the forest cover up to the destination waterfall where we gonna enjoy a forest bathing in the pure water coming from Gongala mountains. Along the way we will spot various kind of nature creatures such as lizards, monkeys, birds, snakes in safe distance, monitors, spiders and many more interesting fauna. As a expert in wildlife spotting for a long period i will show and educate you about each fauna spotted specially in the area of endemic creatures. Finally having a forest waterfall bath and swimming will be relax your mind after a forest trek. Upon returning to the starting point of trail you will serve by lunch at a local restaurant and later we will return back with the nice memories grabbed across the experience. Breakfast at local restaurant located in the edge of forest is also included to the experience.
Sinharaja forest is a remotely located biodiversity hot-spot in Sri Lanka where you can admire the beauty and the peace of mother nature while encountering the endemic flora and fauna from lizards to monkeys. In order to grab the best we will start early in the morning (6 AM) from where you staying in Mirissa, Weligama, Galle or suburbs and during this experience you will walk under the forest cover up to the destination waterfall where we gonna…
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- Identity verified
I am Thisa K, hosting travel lovers with Airbnb since 2015. Native Sri Lankan born in beautiful southern coast, came up with the idea to start tourism after left 9 to 5 job as a banker. A travel lover, travel film maker and travel motivator for my community on social media. Its all about enjoy a forest walk, animal encounter and a bath remotely located from the coast. Guest satisfaction is my priority!
Where you'll be
Sinharaja forest, the country's last viable area of primary tropical rain forest that rich with flora and fauna. More than 60% of the trees are endemic and many of them are considered rare.
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Know your comfort level
Please note outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).
Things to know
Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.
Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.
We do responsible hosting. Touching and feeding of animals is not encouraged during the experience. Also please wear the shoes that ideal for a walk and avoid slippers or sandals. It will fit the forest walking socks we providing:)