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Hikkaduwa Harbour, Hikkaduwa

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Hikkaduwa Harbour remains an ideal place for tourists interested in soaking up some local life--and seeking how the area's fishermen make a living on a daily basis. A small fish market is located next to the harbor--it's yet another worthy addition to your itinerary. Make Hikkaduwa Harbour a centerpiece of your Hikkaduwa vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Hikkaduwa vacation route planner.
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Where to stay in Hikkaduwa

A popular tourist spot for swimming and surfing, Hikkaduwa offers a good selection of mid-range beach-oriented lodgings. Boutique-style luxury resorts, inexpensive guesthouses, and even beach huts will put you close to the water. A number of diving centers offer their own basic accommodations. For those wanting more privacy and tranquility, a number of hotels cluster around nearby Hikkaduwa Lake, with scenic views and serene balconies.
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  • I think this is the only harbor we have visited in the world where we had to pay entry.Nothing special.  more »
  • Hikkaduwa Harbour is a busy fishing harbour and one can see this from the main road . The fishing boats are beautiful in various sizes and colors..  more »
  • I wanted to visit the harbour but the guard asked for an entrance fee so I refused to go there. Is this an official entrance fee or did he want to put it into his pocket?  more »