Kosgoda Further south from Colombo is the home of Sri Lanka's first and original turtle hatchery. Kosgoda is reputedly Sri Lanka's best turtle watching location..
This area caters for tourist of all budgets with a range of hotels resorts and guest houses spared along the coast. The sea is calm here during the months of November to April making it ideal for snorkeling, diving, sailing, windsurfing, water skiing and deep sea fishing. The Bentota River which is ideal for water sports also offers boat rides as far as 30 Km or more.