Hikkaduwa Sri Lanka
Hikkaduwa is another most beautiful coastal city which located in southern coastal area. It can be reached from Colombo to South road line or railway. Hikkaduwa beach is famous for coral sanctuary. Its shallow body is covered with a large reef and the reef is covered with multi colored corals. The reef is made from lime stones, the stones cover and give safe to corals with high tide. There are many types of corals with the shape of coral is like cabbage leaf. Hikkaduwa coral gardens are popular among tourists. It is very beautiful with bright sunlight and gives a miracle view. There are many species of fish can be seen in this beach. They can be seen very clearly because the sea is shallow. The most of the time tourists ride glass bottomed boats to see this amazing view in the shallow water. Dilra Tours offers tour packages to Hikkaduwa beach to have fun on the beach and enjoy adventures. Contact us for more details on the Sri Lanka beach tour holiday packages on the offer.
Many species of turtles can be found in this beach too. They are protected by Sri Lanka government. Some turtles are endemic to Sri Lanka, which are large in size. Swimming and diving is safe in the Hikkaduwa beach, the diving equipments are available near by shops in Hikkaduwa. The beach is the second best surf spot in Sri Lanka, so there are lots of beach lovers visit here for board surfing. The sandy bottomed beach with safety waves towards the center of reef area supports body surfing too. The waves are not rough and touches coast smoothly and rarely, which helps to fun with sun bath too. Are you looking for a relax sun bath in Hikkaduwa or surging or boat riding, Dilra Tours is here to arrange the Hikkaduwa adventures for you. Call us on +94 77 077 6048 for the details on the Hikkaduwa beach holiday packages.
Seenigama vihara, Hikkaduwa Lake, Hikkaduwa national park, Gangarama maha vihara are some of other places around the city. Seenigama vihara is situated in an island in the sea, which can be reached with a boat ride. When it comes to tourism industry this city is not always overcrowded. But during the season times, local and foreign tourists do not forget to visit this place due to the uniqueness of Hikkaduwa beach, which attracts the beach lovers a lot.