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Negombo Beach, Negombo

(1/5 based on 1,800+ reviews on the web)
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. Arrange your visit to Negombo Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Negombo using our Negombo trip builder.
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  • The beach is spacious and wide. There is a lot of plastic on the beach. It runs best cant what are not always easy. Flow of the ocean is there significantly, when swimming is not always safe
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  • The beach is wide. The sea is wonderful. The dirt is everywhere. Fishing boats on the beach are photogenic.
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  • This is a working beach so you see Fishermen at work and lots of local people enjoying the ocean. Beautiful place but not for swimming - lovely for a walk along the waterline. Not a clean beach but do...  more »