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Visit Hikkaduwa

Visit Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa is a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka, renowned for its beautiful beaches and vibrant coral reefs. Situated on the Coastal Southern Rail Line, which connects Colombo to Matara, it is located approximately 20 km northwest of Galle. Hikkaduwa Beach is well-known as the second-best surfing spot in Sri Lanka, and the nearby offshore Hikkaduwa Coral Sanctuary is home to approximately 70 fascinating, multi-coloured coral species that have been carefully preserved. Hikkaduwa Beach primarily caters to travelers seeking a relaxing beach vacation while offering exciting activities such as surfing, snorkeling, and sunbathing. Tourists can also explore the Big Buddha statue, the Tsunami Honganji Vihara built in memory of the tsunami victims, and the Tsunami Museum. Delux Holidays is here to make your holiday to Hikkaduwa exceptional! Contact Tour Operator to Sri Lanka – Delux Holidays to visit Hikkaduwa.

Interesting Travel Facts

The name Hikkaduwa is believed to signify the “sword of knowledge”. Alternatively, it means coral or seashell jungle.

Hikkaduwa is a well-known tourist destination in Sri Lanka, primarily due to its beautiful coral reefs and beaches.

It is situated in the Southern Province, and it lies approximately 17 km (11 miles) north-west of Galle and 98 km (61 miles) south of Colombo.

One of Sri Lanka’s most popular beaches – Hikkaduwa Beach, attracts everyone, from families to couples to solo surfers. It is widely recognized for its coral sanctuary, sea turtles, and fantastic water sports such as snorkeling, swimming, surfing, scuba diving, body surfing, and boating.

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