2 Day Stand Up Paddleboard Camping Tours in Sri Lanka
WHAT’S INCLUDED ON OUR 2 DAY CAMPING?
- All equipment is provided including buoyancy aids and helmets for safety through the rapids. For camping – hammocks with built-in mosquito nets, tents for couples including sleeping bags and air mattress.
- Food provided:
- Day 1 breakfast, lunch & dinner. Rice and Curry cooked by a local family.
- Day 2 breakfast & lunch
- Water provided, bring a reusable bottle if you have one.
- All rapids are optional with easy portages along the riverbank
- Suitable for beginners who are phisycally able and water confident. Upon request, a training paddle session is available prior to the trip where our guide will ensure you have the necessary skills. This can be carried out on the Talduwa River or you could join our flat water River SUP tour in Ahangama.
- The campsite has basic shower and toilet facilities.
- Transfers from and back to Camp Poe.
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Sri Lanka Stand Up Paddleboard Tour FAQ
- Are there crocodiles? No Crocodiles have been spotted in the areas we visit nor an attack ever reported. We work with locals who know the river and area closely and any sightings would be reported.
- Are there venomous animals? Yes, we will be in the jungle so it is possible we could see snakes & scorpions. Although they are extremely rare.
- Do I need experience? Suitable for beginners who are physically able and water confident. Upon request, a training paddle session is available prior to the trip where our guide will ensure you have the necessary skills.
- Are there vegetarian food options? Vegetarian options are always available, for further dietary requirements please enquire.
- How deep is the river? Water levels can vary depending on rainfall. The main river channel is generally 8ft deep or more. Our guide will always assess the rapids beforehand and point out any shallows, rocks or hazards.
- Do you provide life jackets? Yes, life jackets can be arranged.
- Do I need to be able to swim? Paddlers must be able to swim 50 meters.
- Do I need travel insurance? Yes, it’s compulsory to have travel insurance that covers you for adventure sports. Please ensure your insurance is valid and if you have any doubts toward the tour being covered, you must contact your travel insurance provider a minimum 24 hours before the start of the tours. Please take into account that some insurance providers may only work Monday to Friday, during normal working hours 9-5pm. Your tour guide will ask for a copy of your insurance papers and next of kin contacts details before the start of the tour. Please ensure you provide us with correct contact details for your own safety.
- Can children come on the tour? Private tours or small group tours can be arranged for families. The minimum recommended age would be 12 years old, however, exceptions may be considered for various circumstances.
- What happens if there's an accident or someone falls ill? We have a support car on hand and first aid box for minor injuries.
- Medical Conditions - If you have any medical conditions at all or allergies you must inform your guide before booking. We will assess the safety and health aspects and advice whether you'll be able to come on the tour. We will be travelling to regional areas and you will need to have a reasonable level of fitness and good level of mobility for this adventure tour.