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Written by Preetha Manivelan on June 6, 2021 Share on

Bentota Beach In Sri Lanka – An Ideal Beach Holiday!

Sri Lanka, undoubtedly, is one of the beautiful destinations for people of all ages. Be it a honeymoon vacation or family vacation, you will never run short of places to visit in Sri Lanka. This island nation offers plenty of things to do to make your trip nothing short of amazing. You might have heard a lot about the temples and monuments in Sri Lanka but there is something else that tourists love the most about this country – The beaches of Sri Lanka. It is home to many breathtakingly beautiful beaches and here is an article about Bentota beach which is a must-visit when you plan your trip to Sri Lanka.

Also read: Visit Hikkaduwa Beach In Sri Lanka And Get Your Dose Of Vitamin-SEA!

Bentota
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Bentota Beach

Located 80 kilometres from Colombo, Bentota is easily accessible and has one of the best beaches in Sri Lanka. Water sports are the major attractions of Bentota Beach. If your idea of a perfect beach holiday is dipping your toes in the pristine blue waters of the Indian Ocean or having a relaxed time on the shores under the trees and listening to the music of the waves or enjoy your ideal beach holiday by experiencing every exciting thing this beach has to offer, then Bentota Beach is the place you should head to. As a cherry on the cake, this beach has many hotels nearby which make it easy for you to avoid travelling after a tiring day at waters.

 

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Things to do in Bentota Beach

Bentota is fondly called the ‘water sport capital of Sri Lanka’ offering some amazing adrenaline rushing activities like jet ski riding, wind surfing, water skiing, surfing and many other family-friendly attractions.

  1. Watching a sunset
  2. Nearby trekking excursions
  3. Nightlife at Bentota Beach
  4. Fishing and other water activities
  5. Take a cycling tour

1. Watching a sunset

Any beach you visit, watching a sunset is one of the most romantic things if you are on honeymoon or relaxing things if you are with family or friends. Capture the beauty and show your photography skills.

2. Nearby trekking excursions

Bentota has many trekking excursions and most of them would be arranged by the hotel you stay at. On your holiday to Sri Lanka, check for the trekking experiences available near Bentota Beach and explore them.

3. Nightlife at Bentota Beach

Partying is always the fun part when it comes to a holiday, right? And a beach party couldn’t be any better when you experience the nightlife at Bentota Beach.

4. Fishing and other water activities

Get your adrenaline rushing by indulging yourself in the water sports available at Bentota Beach. Not a fan of jumping into waters? Then check out other activities like boating.

5. Take a cycling tour

No matter how much you grow up, cycling will always be one favourite thing to do and exploring a fishing village by a cycle will make it more amazing.

How to reach?

Bentota is easily accessible from all the cities in Sri Lanka. It is located 110 km from Bandaranaike International Airport, the nearest airport to the beach and 80 km from Colombo. You can ride to this place by car or take any public transportation available like a bus or tuk-tuk.

Bentota Beach
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Enjoyed your virtual tour to Bentota Beach? It’s time you had a real holiday to this place if you haven’t already. With the number of exciting things to do in this place, one leaving Sri Lanka without visiting Bentota Beach is surely an incomplete holiday. Check the Pickyourtrail website and have a look at some amazing Sri Lanka holiday packages or customise one based on your interests. Visit Bentota Beach and have your ideal beach holiday!

 

Sri Lanka Package Starting @ ₹14,562

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