Arugam Bay 340 km from Colombo it is another fishing village. Identified as the best surfing beach in Sri Lanka and the 4th best beach in South-East Asia and is also among the 10 best surfing beaches in the world. Beach is set with a serene palm-rimmed village of simple restaurants and cabanas. Often referred to as a surfer’s paradise, this beach has some of the best conditions for a variety of water sports including swimming and wind sailing. It provides utmost relaxation and tranquility with white sandy beaches and the possibility of spotting Sri Lankan wildlife The Bird Sanctuary is also at close proximity to it so bird-watchers / surf fanatics can spend a great time at the beach. Buddhist and Hindu temples are also located close by.
“Riding a surfboard across the face of a breaking wave”