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Hikkaduwa Beach is one of the most popular coastal town, southern province Sri Lanka.best party town in the country.Hikkaduwa beach has exquisite white sand unique to this place. White sans glistening under the warm sun shine sure has made the place have a captivating effect on tourists and visitors. Untouched in nature Hikkaduwa beach is the best place for the tourists who love sun and sand also searches for peace of mind and relaxation.
The beautiful corals that have attracted many visitors and tourists to take a glimpse at the marvels that can be seen in full abundance. Wonderful corals and tropical fishes are the top priorities in this highly popular beach location and being the only marine life sanctuary in Sri Lanka as it is also a fine and rich place to explore the bio diversity and marine life of this gorgeous paradise.
Driving Distance from Colombo
Distance (km): 99 km. Distance (mile): 61 Miles.
Routes: By Bus ( A2 & E1)
Colombo → Benthota → Hikkaduwa. Colombo → Hikkaduwa.(Southern Express High way) Maththala →Hambanthota → Tangalle→ Matara → Galle → Hikkaduwa.
Routes: By Train
Colombo → Hikkaduwa.
There is a Beach Festival in Hikkaduwa, popularly known by the locals as the Hikka Festival is usually held during the month of July. If you interested in being a part of this Hikka Festival keep in mind that the city is in full season at this time of the year.
Hikkaduwa Surf Report,Surfing in destinations such as Arugam bay in the east coast is only during May to October while surfing in the south coast is only during October to April.
Activities to do :
When you travel to this place, these are the activites and events that you can involved in