Arugam Bay -SRI LANKA

Arugam Bay -SRI LANKA

Arugam Bay- Beauty Unmatched

By: Pushpitha Wijesinghe

 

The enchanting island located in the Indian Ocean, shaped by Mother Nature to the form of a tear drop is known to many a traveler around the world as Sri Lanka. This wondrous land is home to some of the most attractive beaches on the face of the earth and is packed with a number of cultural attractions such as museum, temples and ancient palaces. One of the most unique features of Sri Lanka is that one is able to travel to many different climatic regions within the country offering the travelers a bit of everything when exploring the island. From lush tropical rainforests teeming with life to golden sandy beaches with crystal clear waters to vast, open, dry plains can be found when in this fascinating country. However, most seasoned travelers would agree that the gorgeous beaches of Sri Lanka are what draw in most visitors to this island nation.

Located on the eastern part of the island, Arugam Bay is a picturesque coastal area which is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country mainly due to its surfer friendly beaches. Although it was struck by a devastating tsunami several years ago, which claimed the lives of thousands of Sri Lankans  across the country, Arubam Bay has managed to recover quite well to re-establish itself as one of the most loved tourist destinations in Sri Lanka.

Visitors to this captivating comer of the country will find that surfing in Arugam Bay is an exhilarating experience as the beaches here are perfect for both professional and novice surfers. A walk to the city will give the visitor a chance to buy a few mementos from the small boutiques selling various handicrafts and other collectibles. Those who wish to just relax on the beach soaking up the sun will be in heaven as the sun shines on these pristine beaches during most months of the year.

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About the Author

Pushpitha Wijesinghe is an experienced independent freelance writer. He specializes in providing a wide variety of content and articles related to the travel hospitality industry.

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