Hikkaduwa is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka. It is located in the Southern Province, about 17 km north-west of Galle and approximately 100km south of the country's capital, Colombo. Hikkaduwa is famous for its beach, surfing, corals sanctuary, scuba diving sites, and vibrant night life.
Hikkaduwa has a number of popular beachside nightclubs, which also become the focus of a lot of daytime surfer activity. Also very famous for its beach, surfing, corals sanctuary, scuba diving sites, and vibrant night life. With its unique beach culture, Hikkaduwa has long been the most popular diving and surfing area.
Hikkaduwa lacks any big-name international chain hotels but does offer a wide range of lodging from luxury beachfront hotels to affordable guesthouses. Delicious and fresh seafood, as lobster, crab and prawns are among the most popular food items that are served most in Hikkaduwa.