Negombo Beach

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The tropical environment, tea plantations, and golden beach of Negombo make it a top contender for your next family vacation destination. It allows you to enjoy a laid-back holiday, basking in the sun's warm rays and being showered with the kind friendliness of the locals.


• Unwind in the lap of Mother Nature:

The beach provides a classic experience of a beach in Sri Lanka, complete with golden sand, clear water, palm trees, and pleasant weather typical of tropical locations. It is a place to chill out, take it easy, and get away from the rush and bustle of city life all at the same time.

• Go for a romantic walk with your better half:

It stretches out for a very long distance, making it an ideal place to go for long walks while enjoying the beautiful palm palms. The ambience at the beaches is incredibly soothing and enchanting, making them ideal for taking strolls along the water's edge.

• It is a hotspot for you to staycation and take pleasure in luxury hospitality:

Negombo Beach is the ideal place to stop for a holiday because it is surrounded by some of the world's most luxurious hotels, resorts, and restaurants.

• Relive history and heritage:

The city's cultural heritage is enhanced by the presence of several well-known churches in the Negombo Beach area, each of which features a one-of-a-kind architectural design that draws its inspiration from different regions of the world. People congregate here in the evening to kick back, relax, and take in the breathtaking view of the sky as the sun sets.

If you have some more time on your hands and the desire to go hiking, another option is to explore the areas immediately adjacent to where you are staying.

• While you are there, you will see a lot of people, both tourists and locals, flying kites that they made themselves:

Due to the strong winds in the area, kite flying is a popular pastime in Negombo. You may participate in the fun of flying kites by purchasing them from a local store near the beach.

• Partake in a wide variety of thrilling pursuits and activities:

You can participate in swimming, kayaking, yoga sessions, and dolphin-watching tours. In addition, you have the option of spending the night in one of the rustic coco huts that are set up during the beginning of the busy season.

The most well-liked thing at Negombo Beach is to charter a catamaran, a type of small yacht or boat, and watch the sunset while sailing out in the Indian Ocean.

• Satiate your taste buds:

Negombo Beach is surrounded by a wide variety of restaurants and eateries. The local cuisine of Sri Lanka, as well as other international selections, are both available.

Kottu, a traditional Sri Lankan food, consists of shredded roti fried along with eggs, poultry, or veggies. This eatery is well-known for serving this dish.

The Hopper, which consists of a bowl of eggs, coconut milk, and rice flour, is another regional speciality that should not be missed.

Other well-known coffee shops include Cafe J, Honky Tonky Two, and the Dolce Vita.

• Treat yourself to retail therapy as you would want to pick up at least one, if not more, treasure to take home:

There are several stores on Negombo Beach that sell a variety of goods, including apparel, bathing costumes, and safety equipment.

The shops even sell numerous regional specialities and handcrafted products that travellers can buy as gifts to take back when they leave.

  • imageDuration Required
    4 hours

Address of Negombo Beach

Colombo, Sri Lanka

Opening & Closing time of Negombo Beach

  • Monday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Tuesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Wednesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Thursday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Friday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Saturday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Sunday
    Open 24 Hours