The best place to visit in Kalutara, is the Kalutara Basket Centre. Visitors will get the unique experience to purchase the colorful purses, hats, coasters and are hand-woven by taming the stubborn palm fonds. Some products are made from the Wetakeiya bushes ranging from lampshades to mats and linen baskets. The best place to stay over in Kalutara, is the Avani Kalutara Resort which is located on a unique location where the beautiful indian ocean meets the scenic lagoon. Visitors will be treated to the authentic Sri Lankan charm, with a unique twist. Guests can enjoy scenic views of the lagoon, the beautiful sunsets and also enjoy many recreational activities such as kayaking along the riverside. The Avani Kalutara is one of the best Kalutara Beach Hotels. This hotel is home away from home in paradise.
The Kalutara Basket Center is located right at the heart of the Kalutara City. Visitors have the opportunity to purchase many hand-made treasures such as baskets, hats, coasters and many more items. Many tourists come to this place in such of souvenirs to take home with them. Many of these items are exported as these items are quite unique in nature and is of high quality. Visitors get the chance to witness the transformation of the unyielding of the wetakeiya palms into household items and personal items. Shopping at the Kalutara Basket Centre offers a unique experience for the entire family and is an interactive insight into the locals of the Kalutara City and therefore the livelihood of the people in the beautiful paradise island of Sri Lanka.
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