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Sri Lanka is a wonderful destination for tourists looking to get lost in the grandeur of nature. There are many cities and towns in the country that offer travelers relaxing getaways. One such place is the resort town of Bentota, which sits on the country’s southwest coast. It’s famous for its mangrove forest, which you can explore on a kayak. You can also visit and meditate inside sacred spaces like the Kande Viharaya and Galapota temples, go swimming at Bentota Beach, take a long walk to Paradise Island, and visit the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Site to see baby sea turtles hatch from their eggs.

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11 May TUE 29° 27°
12 May WED 29° 27°
13 May THU 29° 27°
14 May FRI 30° 27°

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About Bentota

Sri Lanka is a wonderful destination for tourists looking to get lost in the grandeur of nature. There are many cities and towns in the country that offer travelers relaxing getaways. One such place is the resort town of Bentota, which sits on the country’s southwest coast.


It’s famous for its mangrove forest, which you can explore on a kayak. You can also visit and meditate inside sacred spaces like the Kande Viharaya and Galapota temples, go swimming at Bentota Beach, take a long walk to Paradise Island, and visit the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Site to see baby sea turtles hatch from their eggs.

Local weather

  • JAN - DEC
    31° 22°

    Tropical

General info

  • Time Zone
    GMT +05:30

  • Currency
    Sri Lankan Rupee

    1USD = 197.02LKR

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