The south coast is at its better for sea adventure and significant sandy beaches going through clusters of palms trees overlooking the Indian Ocean. Bentota is known for its broad golden beach. a tropical lagoon and a major river Bentota offers water sports possibilities nowhere else to be found. Bentota, the name come from a mythical story, which claims a demon named ‘Bem’, ruled the Tota or river bank. Bentota also famous for an ancient art of healing called Ayurveda. Famous for its toddy production, an alcoholic beverage made out of coconut nectar.
Bentota consorted in tropical lagoons and river Bentota bid of fantastic water sports possibilities nowhere else to be found. Clean and well maintained beach is popular with couples and lovers, as well as in water recreation enthusiasts – kite-surfing, surfing, water skiing, diving and spear fishing. Parasail or enjoy a romantic river safari on the river and lagoon. Bentota is known for its professional touristic infrastructure. Safe swimming conditions combined with fun water sport and exciting excursions are providing for the ideal background for a relaxed holiday in Sri Lanka.