Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

Visit to Arugam Bay Sri Lanka – An Entrancing Leisure Destination

The attractive location known as Arugam Bay is always an appealing place to visit. Here you will find a pleasant stretch of beach that is a great place to spend leisure time. It is also renowned as a premier surfing location with excellent conditions for the sport. As you experience the attractions the island nation offers choose Jetwing Travels for all your Sri Lanka travel needs including visiting this surfing hotspot.

Arugam Bay is situated 320 km from the main city of Colombo. Although Arugam Bay is a small fishing village its outstanding natural attractions make it an enjoyable place to visit. It is also located in proximity to Yala National Park which is a major attraction in its own right. You will find that the journey to Arugam Bay takes you through several verdant meadows where you may have the opportunity to spot various kinds of wildlife.

Next to the local village at Arugam Bay you will find a sweeping, expansive beach which will attract the leisure seeker. This beach is also well-known as a popular location for swimming; the safest area for this activity would be the south-western corner of the beach, where you will also see a number of thatched huts and fishing boats belonging to the local fisher folk. Other than these few local residents you will often find that the beach is virtually deserted, making it a great place for seclusion and relaxation.

Arugam Bay is also well-known as an outstanding surfing location with excellent conditions for the sport. The most renowned surfing site in Arugam Bay is ‘The Point’ which offers splendid features that will entrance the surfing enthusiast. You will also find a number of other quality surf breaks in the vicinity of The Point. Irrespective of whether you are a committed surfer or just a regular leisure seeker you are sure to be captivated by the attractions of Arugam Bay.

Catalina Forbes is a travel writer who bases her content on many thrilling escapades experienced across the world. Google+

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