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Water World Lanka

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Closes in 22 min: 09:00 - 17:30
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Nice Place for Families

I went with 20 adults, teens, young children, and babies to this aquarium and bird sanctuary. There... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2014
Curtis B
Tucson, Arizona
Proud to be a Lankan

Actually a great place for kids and adults too. Especially the Underwater world is amazing, similar... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2014
Sinnathamby V
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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No 95 Biyagama Road | Thalwatta, Kelaniya 11160, Sri Lanka
+94 11 5 555434
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

I went with 20 adults, teens, young children, and babies to this aquarium and bird sanctuary. There is quite a variety of fish from sea horses to sharks. A relatively new and probably the best exhibit is the aquarium tunnel. The kids went through that...More

Date of experience: August 2014
16  Thank Curtis B
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

It's website does not do justice to the actual location, its exhibits are interesting, however the pathways around the aquariums need to be better illuminated. I hope that the management betters the environs of this place if they want to attract more visitors.

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank IA72
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Actually a great place for kids and adults too. Especially the Underwater world is amazing, similar to Singapore but we must proud that we have it here!!! Really my son enjoyed hence he is SHARK fan. We may come again with many kids and their...More

Date of experience: May 2014
24  Thank Sinnathamby V
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

Beautiful collection of fish in reasonably well maintained aquarium. Newly added tunnel so miniature and so little fish.No where near international standards. Adjoining bird wold kills the beauty of the birds due to half inch wire mesh fixed at every cage from largest bird to...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank 235prasannaa
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Went to see this place with family members. Even though they have advertised it is the first and the biggest underwater tunnel in South Asia, this tunnel is very short. The water above on this tunnel is very shallow. You can see few small fish...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank Thiranka
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

Visited recently with friends. Less than an hour journey by motor bike. Situated near Kelaniya vihara and in biyagama road. It is a good place to visit with children. An hour or two can be spent there. My personal humble suggestion is that maintenance and...More

12  Thank Nothernstar85
Reviewed 4 February 2014

Visited water world with friends in January 2014 after a short journey from Negombo, it was not quite what I expected, I had wanted to see & hear a it more about the marine life on display. The fish & aquatic creatures where kept in...More

Date of experience: January 2014
6  Thank Hilsmedic
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Bit of a drive from Colombo but the diverse range of marine and bird life make up for it. The place exhibits many species of rare aquatic creatures (mainly fish) and some beautiful (caged) birds in their bird park. The entrance fee of LKR 280...More

Date of experience: July 2013
6  Thank sundomain
Reviewed 26 July 2013

I took my family (wife and 2 kids below 7) in June 2013. This is a 2-in-1 facility / attraction. Water World and Birds park. We have visited many aquariums and Bird Parks around the world. However, in Sri lankan context, this place need very...More

Date of experience: June 2013
25  Thank Nuzraan
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Well why i called this journey as a short distnace ancient spirit is....Kelaniya temple is one of the 12 places visit by Lord Budha on his visit to Sri lanka. And its so much worshipped by local and forign Bhuddists all over the world. Kelaniya...More

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank madushi101
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Gokulesh S
30 April 2018|
Response from srishan75 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. you can check with this number as well. +94 115 555 434