Bentota Beaches


Hikkaduwa or Mirissa Beach? For us, Mirissa wins hands down. Hikkaduwa is a far longer stretch of beach and the southern end is still quieter, but the northern end, near the harbour and coral gardens, is horribly over touristed. Its sad to see.

Is Bentota Beach nice?

Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews. Excellent beach, clean, safe and well maintained. Really beautiful and a pleasure to visit. Enjoyed both the ocean and just chilling on the gorgeous shore.

Can you swim in the sea in Bentota?

South of Colombo, on the west coast, Bentota was one of the first beaches to see large scale tourism development thanks to its wide golden sands and safe swimming conditions.

What is better Bentota or Galle?

Galle is a town with no beach it self, Unawatuna is the close beach for Galle. Bentota more family oriented, is a beach town and season is X-mas to March, off season sea is rough. Bentota has out door restaurants in walking distance and Galle has few + many in Una i.e tuk tuk distance.

Why is Bentota famous?

Bordered by the calm waters of the Indian Ocean, the traditional fishing hamlet of Bentota is famed for its pristine beaches, adventure and, of course, luxurious resorts.

Can you swim in b¡varo beach?

If you enjoy swimming in the ocean, Bavaro Beach is your best choice for a beach vacation in Punta Cana as it has calm waters and Blue Flag status.

How long is Bentota Beach?

Bentota Beach a Pristine Beach in Southern Sri Lanka

Being four kilometres long, it invites you to long walks. Water temperatures in the Indian Ocean are pleasant for bathing all year long.

What is the most beautiful beach in Sri Lanka?

Our five best beaches in Sri Lanka
Hiriketiya, one of the south coasts best beaches in Sri Lanka. .
Bentota on magnificent Bentota Lagoon. .
Discover beautiful Arugam Bay on the east coast. .
Mirissa Beach is the south coast whale watching legend. .
Peaceful Uppuveli Beach is off the beaten track.

Where can you not swim in Costa Rica?

Dont swim in rivers

Costa Rica is home to a very large population of crocodiles and the rivers and river mouths are their territory. Bull sharks also really love river mouths for their murky and food dense waters.

Are there a lot of mosquitos in Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka is home to 131 species of mosquitoes that included to 16 genera with 17 endemic species.


Sinharaja Forest Reserve Tropical Beauty

The list of the most beautiful places in Sri Lanka is incomplete without mentioning Sinharaja Forest Reserve.


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