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, Kitulgala
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US $ 285.60


Borderlands camping is based in Kitulgala, a riverside village that offers Sri Lanka’s best white-water rafting experience. Kitulgala is 90 kms from Colombo and will take about 2.5 hours to reach from Colombo’s international airport. The magnificent Sinharaja rainforest can also be accessed from here.

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We were expecting something more remote. but overall good. fun activities.

Very good. Best place by far.

Fantastic, relaxed atmosphere.

Very good and fun place!

Loved this! Brilliant service, really friendly staff, great activities. Beautiful location. Again a highlight of our trip.

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Borderlands’ riverfront camp consists of 10 tents on stilted platforms perched over the Kelani River. Rise to the sound of bird call and the gushing waters of the Kelani; go white water rafting, kakyaking or hiking. Once back at camp, share your adventures with others over a chilled beer in the Long House, a relaxing area overlooking the river. Borderlands Sri Lanka is a reputable adventure tour company with much experience in conducting outdoor activities across the country. It follows strict safety guidelines and emphasises nature conservation. Bordelands is booked on a full board basis and rates included two activities conducted by Borderlands such as kayaking, rafting, canyoning, mountain biking, abseiling or hiking. Check with our sales team for the activities offered at the time of booking.


Accommodation is in 10 tents with each set on a stilted platform that is built right over the river. The platform has a thatched roof ensuring the tents are kept clean and dry. Each tent has twin beds, which can be put together if required, bedside tables and lamps. A private terrace overlooks the Kelani River and the surrounding mountains. Showers and toilets are shared and located on site. Two of the tents are more spacious and can sleep a family of four.


  • Water sports
  • iPod station
  • Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Eco friendly
  • Bird Watching
  • Trekking

Dining and lounging facilities are in the Long House overlooking the river. Sri Lankan, Asian and western cuisine and chilled beers are on offer. Other facilities at the Long House include a sound system, iPod dock, wifi internet facility, movie projector and screen for movie nights. Bordelands is geared up for adventure sports and has on site a range of kayaks, rafts, and safety equipment which meets international standards.


The picturesque Kelani River is the main whitewater rafting location in the island, offering up to grade three rapids suitable for beginners and intermediate rafters. Environmentalists and birders will also enjoy exploring Sri Lanka’s most famous rainforest - Sinharaja, a UNESCO-protected World Heritage Site and an international Biosphere Reserve located nearby. The gem city of Ratnapura, home to a thriving gem and jewellery industry that dates back to ancient times, where precious and semi-precious stones are still mined using traditional techniques is also located nearby.

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