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Beach in Benthota

Bentota is known as unofficial water sports capital of Sri Lanka and offers plenty of water sport opportunities such as windsurfing, water-skiing and catamaran rides. Bentota also popular as one of the best surfing site for beginners as well as for expert surfers. The best time to visit Bentota is between October and April, when the sea is safest for swimming.

You can experience the centuries old traditional fishing techniques used by fishermen. Fishing is one of the widespread occupations of most folk living along the coastal belt of Sri Lanka. In different locations many different ways is use to catch fish. Most note worthy of mentioning is “stilt fishing” technique found in the southern coastal areas.