Bentota Sri Lanka

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The scenic coastal town of Bentota is located approximately 65 km from Colombo and 56 kilometers north of Galle.Located on the southern bank of the Bentota River mouth, legend tells us that the town derived its name from ademon called 'Bem', who ruled over the river bank. The town is an excellent destination for water sports and the Bentota River Airport, provides quick transit to many other parts of the island. With good infrastructure and some exceptional attractions like the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery,Brief Gardens, Galapatha Raja MahaVihare Buddhist temple and more,Bentota offers an interesting twist, to the story of Sri Lanka'ssouthern coast.

Things to do

  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Water Skiing
  • Surfing
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
  • Turtle Watching
  • Jeep Safari

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