Travel and past Kaluthara and wadduwa meet tranquil Beruwala beach. Beruwala is located 55 km south of Colombo or 92km south of CMB Colombo Bandaranayke International airport at Katunayake, Negombo. Name beruwala name is derived from the Sinhalese word for the place where the sail is lowered. It marks the spot for the first Muslim settlement on the island, established by Arab traders around the 8th century AD, A large population of Sri Lankan Moors. Beruwala beach offer attractive “golden mile” is a cushy beach of golden sand well surrounded by the palm grove that spread along the costal stretch. The wide beach that basks in the glorious tropical sun from the direction of the ocean is well shaded with the lush greenery of the landside.
Beruwala has offered wide range of water sport activities, such as water scooter rides, wind surfing, Para-sailing and water skiing. While the bay beach is safe for swimming in any month throughout the year, it also affords opportunity for Deep-sea Fishing and Wreck & Coral Reef Diving.