Negombo Beach, Negombo

#2 of 8 in Beaches in Western Province
Popular because of its proximity to the airport, Negombo Beach boasts a long and broad stretch of golden sand lined with resorts, bars, and restaurants. Although it attracts fishermen and people who fly into town, the sheer size of the beach makes it easy to find a quiet spot and relax. Take a long, peaceful walk beside the shore, or hang out in a beachside bar and people-watch. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Western Province holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Negombo Beach and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Disappointing. For a public beach it there is a lot of pollution. It really needs tidying up. The water wasn’t safe for swimming. Great sunset though  more »
  • The beauty of the beach lies in the wide sandy strip. Along the beach are cafes and hotels. You can watch the local fishermen and the peculiarities of fishing on the ocean. Grey water and undulating beach. Good location 20-30 minutes to the airport.
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