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Private 8-Day Tour of Sri Lanka from Colombo
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9-Night Grand Tour in Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good24%
  • Average30%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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“blow hole” (53 reviews)
“sri lanka” (19 reviews)
“sea water” (8 reviews)
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Dikwella 81200, Sri Lanka
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"blow hole"
in 53 reviews
"sri lanka"
in 19 reviews
"sea water"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful view"
in 4 reviews
"monsoon season"
in 4 reviews
"the main road"
in 3 reviews
"freak of nature"
in 2 reviews
"food stalls"
in 2 reviews
"bad shape"
in 2 reviews
"be patient"
in 2 reviews
"without a doubt"
in 2 reviews
"small museum"
in 2 reviews
"water shoots"
in 2 reviews
"only criticism"
in 2 reviews
"small opening"
in 2 reviews
"small fee"
in 2 reviews
"uneven steps"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

They have created a whole community of "give me your money" around this hole thst doesn't worth it. They charge for the parl and for the entrance, 250lkr per person.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in April walking up they charge 200 lkr for 1 person you have to walk up quite a lot unfortunately it started raining we were with small children somehow we managed to reach up and were lucky to see it was nice they...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Blow Hole in March on a really nice calm day. Bad idea, no blow hole action when the sea is calm. I would recommend going on a day when the sea is rough. Also, they have really made this place a tourist...More

Thank Erich H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are told by your driver that this is a must see, it definitely is not. Try the local beaches instead and save yourself the hassle

Thank Bella R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here on route to my final destination in Sri Lanka - Tangalle. Unfortunately coming in March is not the best time to really see its magic as the waves are too calm. It's recommended to visit late summer when the waves are more...More

Thank Hema247
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This place is hard to find and the road to it is very unpleasant. We were there for about an hour and we hardly saw on water blow. We were told that the blow happens once every six minutes. Definitely pitiful and not worth it...More

Thank George S
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

If your travelling by car you can take a right turn when you are travelling towards Tangalle from Matara. There will be a sign board, on the right, soon after you cross Dickwella. town. It is about a Km or so from the main road....More

Thank Balaji J
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Don’t bother it’s a hot and stinking walk from the car park and 250 rupees to see a non existent blow hole ?

Thank emdee1234
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Went there and paid an entrance fee of 250 rupees. A couple of footsteps later, the man besides the blow hole told us that there is barely any blow hole today. Waited for 15 minutes or so, but nothing happened. I know it's not a...More

Thank Nika P
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Nothing to see. I think januari is not the month to go there? You have to pay 250 roepies. A pity nature is commercialised.

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