Hikkaduwa Beach, Hikkaduwa

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Swim, snorkel, and scuba dive in the clear waters of Hikkaduwa Beach, where you can discover school of colorful fish, large sea turtles, and multi-layered coral reefs. Hop on a glass-bottom boat tour to admire the sea life without getting wet. You can also rent a surfboard, take a few surfing lessons, and make the best of the strong currents. Diving enthusiasts usually come here for the four different shipwrecks and tiny islets surrounded by coral formations. The area boasts a strip of hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops, as well as several Buddhist temples. Add Hikkaduwa Beach and other attractions to your Hikkaduwa trip itinerary using our Hikkaduwa road trip planning app.
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  • My girlfriend and me went there to see sea turtles, which we actually did. And that’s already all good I can say. The animals there are pretty much haunted by groups of tourists, compared to other...  more »
  • Great place to see turtles swim in the shallows near the beach. A little overcrowded and small for our liking. We visited many nicer, longer, unspoiled and uncrowded beaches in Sri Lanka.  more »
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  • This is a beautiful place with a wonderfull shore. The waves occur in the sea attracts many tourists who are interested in surfing 🏄 and the most imported thing is the view when the sun goes to the sea
  • Nice place, full of different fishes in the ocean, big turtles at the beach. The beach is clean and it's good to swim. Almost only Russian people in the city, and locals speak English and Russian well

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