Madu River, Balapitiya

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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. Put Madu River on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Balapitiya sightseeing site .
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  • The boat spacious though the ride was a bit expensive. However, the good thing was that the staff didn't hurry up or hasten the entire journey. We saw jellyfish, kingfisher, backwaters of the country,...  more »
  • Very interesting tour of this river, didnt think it was worth it but afterwards very happy we chose to do it.  more »
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