Things to do in Negombo Sri Lanka

Adventure and experiential excursions await you at Wattura Resort and Spa.
From a traditional oruwa ride along the Gin Oya to a deep-sea fishing cruise, there are many places to visit and things to do in Sri Lanka.


Gin Oya River Safari

Set sail along the tranquil, gentle waters of the Gin Oya river, as you experience a quieter side to life on the island.

Gin Oya Kayaking

The tropical climate in Sri Lanka offers you the ideal opportunity to experience a scenic kayak ride in the gentle waters of Gin Oya, which are accessible from the lagoon and connected with the Dutch colonial canal.

Private Deep Sea Fishing

Cast your lines to the depths of the Indian Ocean and fish for the biggest catch of the day as you set sail on a deep-sea fishing trip.

Whale and Dolphin Watching Expedition

Keep an eye out for the giants of the sea and playful pods of dolphins as you embark on a luxury whale and dolphin watching excursion in Kalpitiya.

The Big 3 Adventure

Spot leopards, sloth bears and elephants as you embark on a wildlife safari to Wilpattu National Park in search of the Big Three.

Rainforest & Wild Rapid Adventure

Explore the island’s rainforests while hunting for waterfalls or challenge yourself to a thrilling white-water rafting excursion in Kithulgala.

Kammala Sea, Kite Surfing for Beginners

Harness the power of the wind and sea, as you embark on an exciting kite surfing excursion in Kalpitiya.

Wattura Culinary Experience

Treat your taste buds to the delightful flavours and spices of Sri Lankan cuisine.

Helicopter Tours

Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the island with our helicopter tours, whether travelling to Dambulla, Wilpattu or Kalpitiya.


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