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THINGS TO DO

Villa Shanthi’s managers have a wealth of information about nearby places of interest and are happy to help with bookings and arranging transport.

Here is a selection of the many and varied activities within reach of Villa Shanthi:

Beach Of Hikkaduwa

Visit the golden Beach of Hikkaduwa which can be reached by a ten-minute easy walk along picturesque villas and tropical gardens. Enjoy a swim in the warm turquoise sea, relax in the sun or walk along the golden beach and enjoy the marvelous sunset.

markets of Hikkaduwa

In the morning experience the fish, fruit and vegetable markets of Hikkaduwa and browse the colorful shops on the buzzing Galle road.

Lagoons

Take a late afternoon boat trip to the glorious Lagoons and look for a variety of animals and birds. Visit spice gardens, watch fishermen and experience the sun set over the water.

Hikkaduwa town

In the evening explore the colorful and busy life of Hikkaduwa town with lots of shops, restaurants and bars. Party the night away at the famous beach parties.

Turtle Hatcheries

In the evening explore the colorful and busy life of Hikkaduwa town with lots of shops, restaurants and bars. Party the night away at the famous beach parties.

Ambalangoda

Visit the lively small town of Ambalangoda with its famous traditional mask museum, Buddhist temples and multi-colored markets and shops.

silk factory

Visit a nearby silk factory where you can learn how natural silk is produced and admire the marvelous fabrics or get your favorite dress tailored over night.

Galle, the UNESCO listed fort

Take one or more trips to Galle, the UNESCO listed fort, a 30-minute drive from Villa Shanthi. Walk along the fort walls and admire its many heritage buildings. Visit its exclusive boutiques and jewelries and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea at one of the charming restaurants and cafes.

whale watching

Go whale watching! A one-hour drive from Villa Shanthi is Mirissa – one of the best places in the world to watch blue whales. During the season (November until April) boats depart every morning for whale and dolphin spotting tours. Make an en-route stop at Ahangama to take photos of Sri Lanka’s traditional stilt fishermen.

Buddhist temples on a full moon

Visit one of the ancient Buddhist temples on a full moon holiday (Pooja day) when white-clothed devotees come together to celebrate, with colorful votive flags and flowers.

Make a Round-trip

Make a Round-trip! Before or after of your stay at Villa Shanthi, explore the beautiful country Sri Lanka with its ancient cultural and world heritage places, wildlife parks and safaris, tea plantations und high mountains. Our manager Duminda is happy to arrange for transport, hotels and guides, taking care of all bookings if you wish so.