Nestled a mere 15 km from Sri Sharavi Beach Villas & Spa is the idyllic town of Weligama where colourful fishing boats are a familiar sight. Well known for its sandy crescent shaped bay, from which it is believed to have earned its name, Weligama is a secluded paradise that beckons one to unwind and indulge in the experience.
- Should you be on the lookout for local supplies, then a journey to the area will prove to be worthwhile. From essential items to other ‘odds and ends’, the town is filled with an abundance of everything you would need on your travels.
- Weligama further provides those wanting to hone their skills in the art of surfing, ample space to discover the thrills and spills of this absorbing outdoor activity. However, if you long for the more leisurely pace of life, heading over to the Taprobane Island. This enchanting isle pans out into lush green gardens where a private villa is found. Steeped in tales that date back to times long gone, the island once served as a playground for elephant polo matches and is today, a prominent tourist attraction Sri Lanka is quite proud of.
- Whether it is the luxuries of the outdoors or the privacy of your very own island adventure, the absorbing locale of Weligama is sure to be a worthy companion.