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Sri Lanka 1st June - 7th June

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Sri Lanka 1st June - 7th June

Looking some advice folks, heading to Sri Lanka for a week commencing the 1st June. I would like to check out the south west coast, ive used different maps which give approximate distances and journey times however I just wanted to clarify that if i base myself at Hikkaduwa will i be sufficiently well placed to explore Bentota, Galle and Matara over a two or three day period ? Thanks in advance, Sean.

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1. Re: Sri Lanka 1st June - 7th June

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2. Re: Sri Lanka 1st June - 7th June

Hi,

Hikkaduwa is the ideal, centraly located place to stay and do day trip s to all other places like bentota (by a car about 45 mints drive- to wards colombo) ,Galle ( about 20 mints drive to south) Matara ( about 45 mints drive to south) in normal trafic conditiones in Colombo- Galle main road(A2) which go along the coast.

If you like to travel by public transport ,bus is the best option. If you have lot of spare time ,train is another option.Rail way stations are about 5 - 10 mints walking distance to towns.The public transport experiance is unique. But it is recomonded to not to carry large baggages.

If you like to experiance the high adrenaline adventure on the road, sit (front seat) next to the driver of the privately own public transport bus.(LOL).

Three wheeler ( TUK TUK) is anothet option.But make sure to discuss the price with the driver ,before the journey starts,

Happy Holiday.

i

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3. Re: Sri Lanka 1st June - 7th June

Yes u r

Have a wonderful trip

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Yes! Hikkaduwa is a good location to stay to explore the south coast

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hi! sea area will be rough but hikkaduwa is the best place to spend your holiday.

and also easy to reach your other places. don't worry about time.

have a fabulous holiday!

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#2 subtle advertising with the screen name?

Hikkaduwa would be fine for your plan although East Coast beaches would be in season.

Archi

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hikkaduwa is the best as i know with my experience.

enjoy it.

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9. Re: Sri Lanka 1st June - 7th June

Thank you for all the advice and friendly input, I have now made my arrangements and will stay in Kandy and then Hikkaduwa. Appreciate the time you all took to comment. Sean

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