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Negombo

Negombo

Negombo is a charming beach town with a rich history, conveniently located just 10 kilometers from Bandaranaike International Airport, making it the perfect starting point for your vacation in Sri Lanka. In Sinhala, Negombo is known as Mīgamuva (මීගමුව), which translates to ‘mass of bees.’ The area earned its name because it is believed that a swarm of bees settled on a boat, which was then pulled ashore.

The sunny coastal town of Negombo is often referred to as ‘Little Rome’ and offers a wide range of attractions, from its famous lagoon to the most scenic golden sandy beaches, historical churches, and access to fresh seafood. Besides being a popular beach destination, Negombo has a lot of excellent cafes, pubs, and restaurants that come alive in the evening, creating a vibrant and lively atmosphere. With its well-developed tourism infrastructure, including hotels, guest houses, restaurants, and beachfront cafes, Negombo is the ideal place to experience the highest standards of hospitality. The town also features numerous captivating historical attractions that showcase its colonial heritage.

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One of Sri Lanka’s major economic hubs is the coastal city of Negombo, which is well-known for its centuries-old fishing industry, the Dutch Canal that runs through the center of the city, and the beaches located along its western shore.

Negombo Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka. It is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and exciting water sports such as kite surfing, sailing, windsurfing, and more.

It is a lovely coastal town situated on the west coast of Sri Lanka, and it lies approximately 38 kilometers north of Colombo.

Yes, there are many restaurants in Negombo which offer both traditional Sri Lankan cuisine and international cuisines. You can enjoy fresh seafood at many of these restaurants.

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