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Dutch Canal

Custom House Road, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
077-134-6519
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Nice

"" The best trip in Negombo "" "" It was very nice to drive by side of this canal "" "" best boat... read more

Reviewed today
peterkassis
via mobile
Not worth the drive there

Very dirty looking and wouldn't want to take a boat ride on it. Give this a big miss. No caricature... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bluemargt
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good36%
  • Average29%
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“bird life” (14 reviews)
“both sides” (5 reviews)
“local life” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
Custom House Road, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
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077-134-6519
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Reviewed today via mobile

"" The best trip in Negombo "" "" It was very nice to drive by side of this canal "" "" best boat tours in negombo ""

Thank peterkassis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very dirty looking and wouldn't want to take a boat ride on it. Give this a big miss. No caricature and not looked after.

Thank Bluemargt
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the interesting place in Negombo that's worth a sneak peak. Several minutes of your time is enough unless you like hopping into one of the boats. The canal was supposed to be nice however the trashes ruined it's authentic beauty.

Thank Akimoto K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice :) I reccomend Hashan from Sarath Boat Tours Negombo :) (you can find it on trioadvisor). The best trip in Negombo

Thank Joanna F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wouldn't travel for miles to see the canal, but it was interesting to drive along with our bike anyway. Just a local neighbourhood with a lot of small companies...

Thank sumato
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very nice to drive by side of this canal, if you are going to Negombo, then make it a point to take this route

Thank Ram484
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wouldn't have missed the experience as we went out onto Negombo Lake as well. Canal itself was very dirty, and it was best not to look too closely at the water or the drains pouring into the canal. The lake was magnificent though, it was...More

Thank Ladybug776
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A good activity to be done with kids and family. Would be charming hadn't been for the garbage thrown in the canal and on its borders.

Thank saminasr
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

It's a river. A dirty one. With nothing to see. It's far from a Tourist attraction. With not many their attractions in Negombo I guess you have to make something up.

Thank SteveDWS
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Booked a trip on the Dutch canel with two children and got a good impression of local life, water animals and nature surrounding Negombo.

Thank Bianca P
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hazelmustoe
1 March 2017|
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Response from P12345w | Reviewed this property |
Yes used Asda tours, reliable and nice people who want to make sure you see their country. I would use them again.
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