Bentota, a quaint Sri Lankan town located on the southwest coast, is among the most visited destinations in the country. The marine biodiversity of Sri Lanka is best experienced with the selection of water sports offered here. Snorkelling, paragliding, dolphin watching, parasailing, and sightseeing are some of the things you can do.
Explore the town
Eight minutes from Villa 700 is Bentota Town. With religious sites like Mullegoda temple and Katukoliha temple, the town offers plenty to do and see on a cycling tour. Dedduwa Lake is another fascinating place found here.
Visit the Brief Garden
The legacy of Bevis Bawa, a world-famous architect, the Brief Garden will only be a short journey for you if you are staying at an Induruwa hotel. The garden spans over five acres, rich with tropical trees and plants. The entrance fee is Rs.350, and the garden receives visitors from 8 am to 5 pm every day.
Trek through the Bentota-Aturuwella area for a scenic experience. Dotted with paddy fields and religious sites like Katukoliha temple, the area offers a rewarding experience for hikers. In addition to the gorgeous sunset and sunrise, you will also encounter a diversity of migratory birds.
Visit the turtle hatchery
The Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery is one of the best attractions in Bentota. The place provides a sanctuary for turtles and hatchlings. Tourists are welcome at the hatchery; the entrance fee for adults is LKR 100, but there’s no entrance fee for kids.