A fishery boat with some equipment on the Bentota River in the evening


Bentota inland fishing tours take place in Bentota river and Bentota inland fishing doing in mangroves. You will explore the nature and beauty of the river landscaping. Bentota inland fishing is a soft fishing tour and while you are enjoying the nature.    

You do not need to release the fish and you can cook them in our boat restaurant. 

  • Barramundi (Modha)
  • Smooth Breasted Snakehead
  • Alien
  • Ceylon Snakehead
  • Red Snapper (Thambalaya)

Operational Details

  • Starting and Ending

    • Morning (6.30 a.m.–10.30 a.m.)
    • Evening (3.00 p.m. – 6.30 p.m.)

    Note: we are highly recommending morning fishing session and possibility of fishing so high.

  • Starting Point

     Bentota bridge (boat house)

  • Ending Point

     Bentota bridge (boat house).


  • Guide
    Well experienced Boatman/ Fishing guide
  • Equipment
    All required fishing equipment
  • Site transfer
    Private charter boat with Refreshments
  • Transport
    Free Pick & Drops from Bentota hotels
  • Foods
    Local Sea food lunch at boat house

    Not Included

  • Extended Transport
    Pick up and drop transport away from our point (3 km)

    Additional Details

  • Boat Specification

    • Local standard motor boat 15 – 19 feel length and 5 feet width boat.
    • Boat engine capacity 15 h.p.
  • Recommendations

    • casual dress
    • Good sunscreen
    • Hat and sunglass
    • Interesting readings (If you are not patient enough 😊)

    Rates Per-Person

    Package 1
    • 1 Pax

    Rate per-person


    • 2 Pax

    Rate per-person


    • 3 Pax

    Rate per-person


    • 4 Pax

    Rate per-person


    Tour Highlights

    Explore the nature and beauty of the Bentota river
    Explore Mangrove and island monkeys
    Private guided fishing tour

    Tour Locations

    Payments and Cancellations

    Payment policy
    • Tour will confirm up on the payment.
    • You may need to check the availability before making the payment.

    Cancellation policy
    • If you are going to cancel the activity before the 24 hours of the operation, take place, then we will not apply for any cancelation charge.
    • If the activity cancels from My Ceylon Adventures (our) end because of unexpected weather condition effect then Fully refunded (100%) or you can book alternative activity instead of the refund.

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