Sinharaja Forest Reserve, Galle

4.2
#1 of 9 in Nature in Galle District
A World Heritage Site, Sinharaja Forest Reserve protects Sri Lanka's last remaining undisturbed rainforest. Established as a biosphere reserve in 1978, the virgin forest is a haven of wildlife and vegetation, supporting numerous endemic species. Under the canopy of straight, high trees, observe how the birds tend to feed in mixed flocks, often with a greater racket-tailed drongo or orange-billed babbler at the helm. Embark on the verdant trails with a professional guide, who can help spot creatures and explain the array of unusual trees, birds, insects, and reptiles you might encounter. Make Sinharaja Forest Reserve a centerpiece of your Galle vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Galle road trip planning site .
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  • A beautiful place, right in the middle of nature. Fauna and flora are worth a visit. Don't hesitate to explore this part of Sri Lanka
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  • This large rain forest is simply wonderful and I was so pleased that I had decided to stay for 3 days . It fully justifies the appellation of a World Heritage Site . On my first afternoon we birdied a...  more »
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  • It's nice place to visit unlesss there's a concrete road going through the forest. Whole purpose of visiting there is to see the forest not concrete.
  • There are lot of verity of both flora and fauna. Good for nature lovers 🌳🌲🌴🐘🐍🐞🐝
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