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“the river”(26 reviews)
“felt safe”(4 reviews)
Rafting is great fun and it is perfect for beginners as well as rafting experts! the enthusiastic and experience staff will be happy to take u through the rapids of the kelani river. Starting upriver outside of kithulgala you will begin the five...more
39th Kilometer Post in Colombo | Hatton A7 Road, Kitulgala KE 71700, Sri Lanka
+94 77 355 9945
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called the evening before and they were able to accommodate us with no problem. They had their own tuk-tuk to collect us and drop us back to our hotel and charged us 1000 rupees for the return trip, whereas the hotel were going to...More

Thank Time2Connect
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are group of 6 adults who went water rafting and canyoning. We contacted Team 39 day before we reached Kitulgala, Ravi is very responsive to our queries and gave affordable quotation. Our guide (young man with long curly hair and man bun, forgot to...More

1  Thank Travel826430
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had arrived here as a large family and met Sunil. A brief overview was given and our safety kit including helmets and life jacket were given to us. We were shown to our changing rooms and then were driven to the starting point upstream....More

Thank 883noels
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The rafting is fun and the guide was professional and very friendly. Several fun rapids. It end very fast, one hour is not much.

Thank Roygordon
Reviewed 2 September 2018

On the way to Nuwara Eliya in the 39th Kilometer post, you find rafting team 39 in the colombo - Hatton main road. You will meet Ravi when you go there and he will make sure that you are equipped with all the safety gears...More

2  Thank Anjanapg
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We did a day trip to Kitulgala especially for the white water rafting. Team 39 were friendly and the set up is professional. We wanted to do canyoning and rafting so we did a deal for both. The canyoning is a little disappointing - it...More

2  Thank CheerfulTravellers
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This was out first rafting experience and I don't know swimming at all. I was very scared after watching a few videos on YouTube of rafting here. I shared all my concerns with the team and they were very helpful and supportive. Trainer was very...More

1  Thank shwetas1135
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Hello every one. Me and my wife recently visited Srilanka last month and we decided to do water rafting on way to south west coast from Ella and our guide advised us to do the activity with " Rafting team 39". Without a single doubt...More

1  Thank backpacked360
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Thanks to fellow TripAdvisors,we chose them based on positive reviews posted here and boy,we were bang on right! I called up Ravi,owner,googling his contact details and he shot across an email with all details,offering good discount on normal rates.The Key thing to remember is to...More

1  Thank Sanjay L
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We were 5 Office friends and wanted to do WWR and other associated stuff. First and foremost, these guys are really passionate about what they are doing and they know what they are doing. The owner Ravi was supper helpful in making the reservation and...More

2  Thank Nadee W
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Louise D
14 July 2018|
Response from backpacked360 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Louise. I am actually a tourist who recently visited srilanka with family. The water rafting activity location is in kitulgala a small town in west of srilanka. Its a rain forest a beautiful spot. As per i remember it was... More
Nitish P
11 November 2017|
Response from Moska12 | Reviewed this property |
Rent a car and driver. Not sure if that would be cheapest but it surely will be easiest and quickest. We went to kitulgala from Trincomalee, did our rafting and then moved to Dickoya all before 8pm.
Wafaa A
30 September 2017|
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Response from TeenTraveller1 | Reviewed this property |
It is kandy