Beachs In Sri Lanka

Beachs In Sri Lanka

Hikkaduwa Beach

Sri Lanka is blessed with over thousand kilometers of palm fringed Coastline. The long stretched deserted golden beaches of East, West and South are the most popular among visitors and the glistening clear waters will guarantees year around water sports, Swimming and Sunbathing.

When the northeast monsoon winds blow from November to March you can enjoy the sunny, calm beaches of West and southern coastline. During the southwest monsoon season from April to October you can visit the east cost.

The beautiful beaches of Sri Lanka with not be short of activities like warm sea baths to beautiful coral reefs and shipwrecks exploration, large lagoons and bays with fascinating habitat of marine life, bird life and range of water sports.

The costal resorts of Sri Lanka offers wide range of water sport activities like snorkeling, scuba diving operated by professionally qualified diving schools, wind surfing, fishing, canoeing and water skiing.

Not only the activities you can select range of accommodation options such as simple home stay, exclusive boutique hotels, range of Ayurveda spa facilities and ultra luxury 5* hotels as well.


Beruwala is located in the south west cost of Sri Lanka about 60 km from Colombo. It will take an hour's drive to take you to Beruwala and it is treated as the starting point of the southern cost beach resorts.

Benthota Beach

Benthota is 62 km away from Colombo in Galle district. The beaches of Benthots offer plenty of water sports activities such as water-skiing and windsurfing. The best time for visiting Bentota is during October and April.


Hikkaduwa Beach100 km away from Colombo, Hikkaduwa is treated as one of the most popular beach in Sri Lanka with plenty of Hotels, restaurants and bars.You can spend time doing snorkeling ,surfing or relaxing in the beach.

Ambalangoda Beach

Ambalangoda is 86 km from Colombo. It is very famous for white sandy beach and for mask making using soft woods with bright colors.


Unawatuna is 120 km from Colombo and four kilometres south of Galle is popular tourist destination. Ramayanaya epic story says that Unawatuna was created from piece of earth of Hialaya. Sleepy peaceful clear waters of unawatuna are famous for safe bathing.


About 143 km from Colombo Waligama is a costal town with various attractions. The most famous of all is the still fishing and rose-red ironstone cliffs. Still fishing is a scenic view from a distance when fisherman's are supported by wooden poles standing in the shallow water catching small fish.

Nigambo Beach

To the north of Colombo about 37 km lies Negombo. The wide golden sandy beaches are the most tourist attractions of Negombo. Lagoon of Negombo is famous harvesting of lobster harvesting. Negombo is the deal place to those who want a quick access to KBIA (Katuayake Bandaranayake International Airport ) which is 6 km away.

Arugam bay

Arugam bay is a small fishing village located 314 km away east of Colombo in Ampara District. This newest hotspot offers you best surfing , swimming and under water photography.

Mirissa Beach

Mirissa is situated about 4 kilometers south east of Weligama. Mirissa beah is one of the most beautiful beaches I the world, quitter calm deserted and hot.

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Category : Tourist Attraction Places

06th December, 2017 | 12:06