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Main Street | Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Sri Lanka, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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Inclusive, respectful, authentic - Eco Wave

I have been joining the Safari to Kumana National Park together with Eco Wave and the tour guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nicoleheidenreich
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Berlin, Germany
Absolutely amazing cooking class

The staff were soooo lovely, the food was delicious, we learnt loads and all a very cheap price. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lcrushforth
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London, United Kingdom
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Main Street | Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Sri Lanka, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been joining the Safari to Kumana National Park together with Eco Wave and the tour guide Ibrahim. I rarely book tours through a tour operator or agency, but as it is the easiest way to geht to the NP (considering the time available),...More

1  Thank nicoleheidenreich
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were soooo lovely, the food was delicious, we learnt loads and all a very cheap price. We had a really fun and memorable evening.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Do you want to do a safari but you don't want to disturb the animals? If you are a curious and openminded ecotraveler, you have to trust the ecowave staff. Our local guide, Miles, is a naturelover, he has an amazing power to see hidden...More

3  Thank maaarion26911989
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing day yesterday with Ecowave Sri Lanka a community based group who provide excellent tours and produce, supporting local communities in ethical, sustainable ways. We enjoyed a full day safari in the nearby Kumana national park where our jeep driver and guide worked...More

1  Thank Holly K
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Ibrahim was a fantastic teacher and talked us through all the ingredients and techniques in classic Sri Lankan cooking. One of the local ladies also assisted and did a lot of the work whilst we were preparing vegetables and talking so we are very grateful...More

2  Thank joeandcharlie
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Take a look at ecowave just at the beginning of your stay: beautiful products hand-made from locals which serve perfectly as souvenirs (bags, sarongs, spices/herbs etc) as well as tours and cooking classes. I jumped spontaenously on a tour at 6am to see the farmers...More

Thank Anja M
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I did the cooking class with Ibrahim. He is a fantastic cook. We made 8 dishes and ate them all for dinner after the class. So delicious and very enjoyable. My husband made the pumpkin curry at home. Yum! We also did...More

2  Thank catherinef365
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 11am @ECOWAVE not knowing how things work...in less than 90mins (including time to eat lunch) we were sitting in a Safari Jeep with a guide an da chartered driver...Ecowave organized us everything so fast...we were able to negotiate the price but we...More

Thank miketobin01
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

I tried for ages to find a cookery course in Sri Lanka but really struggled so was really happy to spend some time here learning how to do the basics of a good Sri Lankan curry.

1  Thank alexwalters752017
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Myself and two daughters did a cooking class with Ibrahim. It was fantastic. Friendly , reasonably priced and easy to follow. Very clean and all food organic, Sri Lankan and well presented. We finished with a meal of eight dishes. I would highly recommend this...More

1  Thank Happybird3
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