Beaches in Colombo

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Beaches in Colombo

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  • Kekin2011
    Mumbai, India303 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    We were here on an early Saturday morning. It was quite busy but in a good way. People were walking, exercising and sunbathing as well. Our hotel, Berjaya was right beside the beach and we had an over-bridge to reach the beach from our hotel (there was a train track under the bridge). There were a few restaurants that were literally on the beach itself.

    It's a fairly long beach. There were some watersports activities happening. I remember jet skiing. Although, we didn't do any.
    Written 31 January 2021
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  • KokoBel
    Ghent, Belgium1,434 contributions
    3.0 of 5 bubbles
    Staying at an apartment in Wellawatte, this was the nearest beach. A rail track runs all along the beach, and you need to be careful when crossing the tracks. It's far from a spectacular beach, but it's close to the city and easily reachable via the Wellawatta Railway Station.

    Walking all along Wellawatte Beach on a cloudy November day, I didn't spot a single tourist and only a handful of locals. The center of activity was the small fishermen's pier, where plenty of colorful fishing boats were beached.
    Written 3 May 2020
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  • RamKG
    Chennai (Madras), India4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We enjoyed the tour to Sigriya, Kandy , Nuwara Eliya and Galle. Our driver Raja was very helpful and took us to various tourist spots, we will visit Sri again
    Written 24 January 2024
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