Sri Lanka - The West Coast (PDF Chapter)
North of Colombo is Negombo, a cheerful beach town that is a staple of most visitors’ Sri Lankan journeys. South is a mix of traditional culture in Ambalangoda, chic boutique hotels of Bentota and the everpopular backpacker party town of Hikkaduwa.
- scan the horizon for schools of playful dolphins or learning to kitesurf in Kalpitiya’s pro-tected lagoon waters
- find your feet and stroll the beach after a long flight in the oh-so-easy resort town of Ne-gombo
- feel the stress levels drop as you are pampered under palm trees in one of Bentota’s bou-tique hotels
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: North of Colombo, Negombo & Around, Waikkal, Kal-pitiya Peninsula, Wilpattu National Park, South of Colombo, Bentota, Aluthgama & Induruwa, Hikkaduwa & Around.
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