The splendid island nation, richly adorned with exotic drapings of the waters of the Indian Ocean on all sides, is a glimpse of paradise. Basking in the sun as you relax and refresh yourself in the surrounding waters is an unparalleled experience.
Whatever part of the country you are visiting or whatever type of activity you are in the mood for, be it visiting historic sites, or exploring the wild, or even remaining in the capital city while on a business or shopping trip, organizing beach tour packages in Sri Lanka is never a problem.
In Sri Lanka, sea bathing is one of the most popular things to do. The western and southern coast beginning from Negombo and extending right up to Hambantota is a neat stretch of about 273km of magnificent golden beach. The best time to bathe in the west coast is around December to March while the southern coast is spectacular between November and April.
Some of the beach tour packages in Sri Lanka are centred around Negombo where you can enjoy soaking in the sun while staying in one of the luxury hotels in the area. Sea food in the Negombo area is phenomenal and walking distance from any of the resorts. In fact the entire street is lined with restaurants serving fresh seafood that will just tantalise those taste buds.
If you are in Sri Lanka for a brief stint either on business or for some shopping and you are in Colombo, the Mount Lavinia beach is ideal for quick dip as you enjoy a glorious sunset after a long day outdoors.
Of course the most popular beach tour packages in Sri Lanka are centred towards the west and south. Bentota, Mirissa and Tangalle are ideal for an experience of serene, sublime bliss. You can walk miles into the waters where the waters are yet shallow and calm and enjoy the wonders of the magical waters. Unawatuna, just a little away from the Galle Fort, is also a unique experience not to be missed. One of the best 12 beaches in the world, Unawatuna is the perfect place if you want to have some fun in the sun. The beach is lined with loads of fancy little restaurants where you can enjoy a light snack or a hearty meal in between your stints of sea bathing. The waters in both Unawatuna and Hikkaduwa are simply amazing.
The best time to soak in the waters of the east coast is during the months of May to September. Arugambay is a surfer’s beach and ideal for water sports and if you want to have some fun with the waves. There are many ship-wrecks in these waters and it is a beautiful strip for some underwater photography. Kalkudah and Passekudah also in the east coast are phenomenal and boast some of the best waters in the world. The waters are reef-protected and are clear and calm, making it a haven for those who want to simply relax and let go. With its resplendent waters, many beach tour packages in Sri Lanka are centred in the east coast.
The northern tip of Jaffna has some of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka. Sea bathing in Jaffna is now fast gaining popularity and the Casuarina beach in Karainagar and the beaches at Santhakulam and Thondaimannar are ideal to chill and relax in the waters.Submit Inquiry