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Arugam Bay

Arugam Bay

Arugam Bay, a crescent-shaped area of soft sand, is home to a renowned point break that many consider the best surf spot in Sri Lanka. It represents the laid-back beach experience that primarily draws surfers and sun-seekers to Sri Lanka. Arugam Bay Beach offers the kind of relaxed atmosphere that beachgoers often seek in the towns they choose to visit. In contrast, the developed and bustling beach resorts on the west coast are a stark contrast to the serene Arugam Bay, where you can leisurely swing in a hammock.

One of the most exciting activities in Arugam Bay is surfing, which attracts both amateur and professional surfers from around the world. Consequently, there are numerous surf shops offering surfboard rentals, lessons, and surf clothing. For the ultimate surfing experience, it’s best to visit during the high season, typically from June to October.

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Arugam Bay is the most popular white-sandy beach on the east coast of Sri Lanka. This stunning bay is famous for surfing and the relaxing lifestyle that comes along with it.

Arugam Bay is the most well-known surf location in Sri Lanka, which also serves as the only location for international surf competitions. It is also rated as one of the top ten surf destinations in the world. Since 2004, it has been the host for the majority of the international surfing competitions in Sri Lanka.

The best time to visit Arugam Bay would be during the months of May to September when the monsoon season has descended.

Arugam Bay is situated on the Indian Ocean in the dry zone of the southeast coast of Sri Lanka. It lies approximately 320 km east of Colombo.

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