An international destination for board surfing – Hikkaduwa | Travel Sri Lanka


A small introduction about the city

               Hikkaduwa is one of the beautiful seaside towns in Sri Lanka which is located in the Galle District of the Southern Province on the South coast of Sri Lanka. This town is very popular with tourists. One part of the city is popular as a beautiful beach. Another part is popular as a lagoon. As well many species of colored fish, Turtles, marvelous multi-colored corals sanctuary are found here. And also this beach offers super surf and warm sapphire water to surf and to swim. Hotels, guesthouses, inns, and bungalows are available here to stay your vacation. You can have a great holiday. Because of their hostilities are superb. This seaside town has full of amazing things. Allow your life to feel those fascinating moments. So explore the whole city in travel Sri Lanka.

How to arrival from Colombo

              Come here to enjoy a beach vacation. When coming from Colombo Fort you can take any bus such as Galle, Tangalle, Matara and Hikkaduwa bus. The total journey time will be around 3-4 hours. You have the cheapest way to reach to place. You can take a train journey from Colombo Railway Station. This journey time takes around 4-5 hours. If you love to travel by own vehicle you can reach here visiting beautiful places on the way. In this journey, you can get nice experience in your travel Sri Lanka.

Colombo Fort to Hikkaduwa (Travel Sri Lanka With Us)

How to arrival from Katunayake AirPort

Come here to enjoy a beach vacation. So if you start to travel from Katunayake Air Port take a rental vehicle or taxi to reach. It is better to reach easily. This journey time takes around 2 ½ hours, covering 140km.

Bandaranaike Airport to Hikkaduwa (Travel Sri Lanka With Us)

Things to do and places to visit

              When you stay here you can lot of fun activities with your friends. You can snorkel, surfing, walking around the city, swimming, etc. This beach has majestic coral reefs. It makes an ideal place to dive and to snorkel. And also there are good waves for board surfing as well as body surfing. Do those fun activities during the dry season which is November-March. There are 4 main points for surfing here. The beach gives a sapphire water base to surf. And also it is a quiet place to walk along during the early morning and evening. Especially when walking in the evening you can see a perfect sunset with nice atmosphere.

              This seaside area has a super mix of marvelous things. Here the nightlife is amazing. Great restaurants, bars, different kinds of clubs give nice moments. Colorful lights create wonderful night. You can taste especially seafood dishes. So delight Sri Lankan great food with your friends and family in your travel Sri Lanka. If you love Sri Lankan Ayurveda you can get a massage with Ayurveda treatment. It will relax you. When traveling throughout the city you can see many shops on the side of the roads. They sell jewelers, beachwear, antiques, gems, etc. Especially you can get Sri Lankan handicrafts, artifacts. Get things to give your lovers from shops. They will be a souvenir in your travel Sri Lanka.

  • Hikkaduwa
  • Turtle Beach
    Turtle Beach
  • Seenigama Muhudu Maha Viharaya
    Seenigama Muhudu Maha Viharaya

Let me tell briefly about Hikakduwa

              When travel whole the city do not miss these beautiful attraction places. There are Hikkaduwa National Park and Lake, Seenigama Muhudu Maha Viharaya, Turtle Beach, Moonstone Mine. So enjoy as you wish your journey with travel Sri Lanka.


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