White Water Rafting In Sri Lanka

Experience an exciting rafting adventure in a jungle paradise. Enjoy a one-hour rafting adventure with some challenging rapids and moments of peace where you can drift along and enjoy the enchanting scenery. White water rafting is one of the most amusing and recreational activities that people love to have once in their lifetime.

Sport lovers to enjoy the amazing exotic landscapes of the area. This adventurous place is appropriate for first-time rafters and professionals as well. White-water or an exciting choice for experienced rafters.

The Best Time to Visit

The best time to enjoy White Water Rafting at Kitulgala is the period between May to December. During periods of heavy rain, the river could turn out to be very volatile and White Water Rafting becomes very unsafe. The adventure operators on-site would advise all water sports enthusiasts on the matter. However, water levels could drop surprisingly fast, turning the river to its regular state during the rainy season as well.

How long will be a rafting last

Rafting stretch approximately 6.5 kilometres in length, and taking between 45 minutes to 1.5 hours to complete, White Water Rafting is a challenging recreational activity and an exhilarating water sport.

River Grade Rafting Time

RiverGradeRafting Time
Kithulgala / Kelani River2 – 3 rapids2 hrs
Sitawaka3 – 4 rapids2-2.5 hrs
Mahaweli3 – 5 rapids3-3.5 hrs

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