Quite close to the capital city of Colombo, this coastal part of the island is a dreamy beach destination drawing a number of tourists each year. Here is what Bentota has to offer you this holiday season.
Things to see
There is much to see here in Bentota, but the highlight of the city are an age-old temple and a fantastic marvel of landscaping. Kande Viharaya literally means the temple on the hill and is famed for the enormous Buddha statue and the Bodhi tree. Brief gardens is known world wide for it’s amazing landscaping.
Things to do
You’ll never get enough of activities to do in Bentota. From adrenaline pumping water sports like jet skiing to caring for turtles at the hatchery, much more, this coastal city is one of the best holiday spots.
Places to stay
Bentota is sunny through most of the year with an average temperature of 30°C. Occasional rains occur mainly from March to December.