Yet another celebrated beach of Sri Lanka, Bentota beach with the river, lagoon, palm groves and a number of hotels and resorts is one of the most-visited tourist destinations in the island. Lush greenery of the landscape around is really breathtaking. Bentota is a heaven for water sport enthusiasts. Hotels around offer facilities for a variety of water sports such as jet skiing, water skiing, speed boat rides, banana boat rides and  interesting boat rides to the hamlets bordering the river, mangroves and the Meetiyagoda Moonstone mines.

64 kms from Colombo

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