HIkkaduwa is the ideal destination for a unique beach and diving experience. Located along the southern coast of Sri Lanka this stretch of beach is popular as a surfer`s paradise that comes with a combination of good food, beach parties, budget hotels and easy rustic life.
The ocean in the Hikkaduwa area boasts some of the best waves off the Island shores for wind surfing and board surfing, an amazing coral sanctuary, a number of interesting ship wrecks to explore. The touristy town of Hikkaduwa features a long stretch of shops where you can pick up souvenirs and little treasures to take back home. The town is also famous for the various types of eateries featuring local favourites and western-eastern fusion foods. The lodging options here range from backpacker-budget to star class and from rustic to luxury.The day time sun-worshippers and wave-riders usually spend the evening and the night at the various restaurants and bars. The night life here is exciting and most evenings the beach area is alive with party mood and serves even those seeking proper night-club atmosphere. The town, just like the beach front, is abuzz day and night with shops kept open till dawn breaks.
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The Coral Sands Hikkaduwa is the perfect hotel for guests looking for an idyllic beach location. The hotel has a total of 82 spacious and modern rooms...
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From $43 per night
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