Negombo is the fourth largest city in Sri Lanka. It is famous for its fishing industry spanning over for many centuries. Today, it is a vibrant city and one of the major tourist destinations of the country and the Bandaranayake International Airport lies in close vicinity. The city receives rainfall mainly from the Southwestern monsoons from May to August and October to January.
Actions: Go and visit the Fort, enjoy a sightseeing boat ride in the canal and mangroves to watch birds, crocodiles and other animals, visit the fish market early morning to witness sailing boats reaching shore and fisher folks are busy selling their catch, partake in beach sports organized by your hotel, enjoy a good swim in challenging sea (check the current from hotel staff), if you are adventurous try surfing and kite surfing in the afternoon, soak in sunlight for a good tan, try plenty of dishes of seafood varieties in the boutiques and eateries.