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Bentota Beach, Bentota

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Experience the turquoise waters of the sea and unblemished coastal greenery at Bentota Beach, a well-known honeymoon destination approximately 65 km (40 mi) south of Sri Lanka's capital. Schedule a wedding in this exotic setting if you've decided to formally celebrate your love, or spend your time diving, body surfing, swimming, or trying out other water sports at the nearby river and lagoon. For Bentota Beach and beyond, use our Bentota holiday planner to get the most from your Bentota vacation.
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  • so clean & refreshing. Locals come down in the afternoon & play sport & swim people run and walk on the beach in the morning only a few people selling items, I bought some stuff as they are very reaso...  more »
  • Beach where there is no bar or (affordable) restaurants. Very few institutions on this are overpriced (800r for a juice!). Swimming is made impossible by the very big waves. In the end, the beach is not so beautiful that it particularly because of pollution and rubbish. A place that is not worth the detour. Go to Galle or Mirissa!
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  • Bentota Beach is long with fine sand and the beautiful inviting Ocean. At one end there are rocks to sit on and create your own lookout over the beach. There will be vendors offering you lounge chairs...  more »