Galle fort, madu river, stilt fishermen and turtle hatchery day tour to Galle
Start your day trip adventure from Madu river, a wetland estuary spreading over 900 hectares of which 770 hectares is covered with water and inhabited with 64 islands. The boat ride is a wonderful way to take a closer look at this complex wetland ecosystem.
After an exciting Madu river boat trip, drive down to Galle on the highway and visit a Turtle hatchery near Galle to see various species of Sea Turtles, if you wish you could even release a baby Turtle to the Ocean.
After that you can proceed to Koggala where you can witness stilt fisherman's who sits in perched poles in the shallow waters.
Finally we take you to a leisure stroll in the best preserved colonial fort in South Asia the Galle Fort . it’s a 500 years old living history . it is one of the UNESCO world Heritage sites. Observe the magnificent building with its old stone walls, the ramparts, Dutch colonial villas, the clock tower, the Old Dutch Hospital, Dutch period houses, the beautiful Dutch Reformed Church.