Many hotels in Sri Lanka offer beach activities as a bonus part of the package. If you desire an unforgettable experience of beach activities, a right choice will be Jetwing Beach in Negombo, which belongs to Jetwing Hotels, a well established name in the hospitality industry.
With its silky waters, Negombo beach will not let you have second thoughts on going for some water sports. Be armed with water sport equipment, you are in for spectacular corals and an army of colourful fish. Swim a little further and you come across a shipwreck which is about 40 years old.
Volleyball players are a typical sight – that should not be missed – as the warm sun kisses the Negombo beach. Many tourists volunteer for a match, simply letting the sun work on tanning their skins.
Tourists ride horses on Negombo beach with much enthusiasm. Riding on horse means you let the nature take its natural course: wind whispering in your ears and your body exposed to direct sun. Above all the ride is quite adventurous as you enjoy every single minute on horseback.
Boat trips are also available upon request. Fishermen would willingly offer a boat journey, which takes about three hours. During the trip, you will get to sight the rainforest, the mangrove and a local farm. It gives an opportunity to encounter locals engaged in various jobs.
A number of waterskiing camps rent equipment and offer lessons to ensure safety on waters. The recommended waterskiing season is from December to March. It is always better to avoid off-season risk factor.
Regardless whether they are local or foreign, anyone will indulge in those shiny waters in Negombo beach. To boot, Negombo is alive with nightlife and excellent food. Indulge in fun and the charm offered by Negombo beach and leave its sandy shores with a truly unforgettable encounter.
You simply will entertain no second thoughts on visiting this area when you touch down Sri Lanka next time.
Pushpitha Wijesinghe is an experienced independent freelance writer. He specializes in providing a wide variety of content and articles related to the travel hospitality industry.