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Madu River, Balapitiya

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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2.9/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
Take a river safari through pristine mangroves of Madu River. You can visit a cinnamon island and learn how the spice is extracted from tree bark, or observe riverside houses and temples with antique stone pieces and oil lamps. Wildlife that includes monkeys, sea eagles, and monitor lizards can be spotted here, as well as some 303 species of plants. Plan your visit to Madu River and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Balapitiya vacation generator.
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  • Very nice place but too touristic, with lots of people and everyone looking for a tip.Boat ride in a hurry...and nothing to see except the fish feet cleaning :) 
  • Interesting trip. Enjoyed seeing the wildlife, visiting a Buddhist temple and Cinnamon island. gave us a taste of the area. 
  • Amazing river safari with Captain Joe who had lots of good things to say and showed us many things on the mighty Madu. A dashing good looking captain that obviously had good training and could handle ...  read more »
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