Negombo, located in the West coast of Sri Lanka, is a traditional fishing town acclaimed for its sandy shores and safe sea. It offers a range of water sports and diving opportunities together with a variety of mouthwatering seafood. The influence of the Dutch and Portuguese colonization embedded this towns’ architecture is yet another one of its main attractions christening the city as “Little Rome”. Due to its proximity to the airport and the variety of accommodation options made available in terms of budget to luxury hotels; many tourists find Negombo to be a favorable destination as their initial or final stop.
Travel Tip: Approximately 7 KM from the Bandaranayake International Airport, Katunayake (Approximately 20 minutes by car)