What else to do in Weligama?

In case you need a rest from all the surfing or if it's a 'Bad-Wave-Day' there are more activities you can do in Weligama and surrounding:

Cinnamon Cinnamon Island

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Cinnamon is one of the most essential ingredients in the Sinhalese cuisine. Not as you might think for sweet dishes but to refine the curries. By boat you will reach the island and at the cinnamon factory they will explain and teach you how to make the ‘real’ cinnamon. Additional you can explore the island by yourself, discover the Buddhist- island temple and enjoy a fantastic view.

Herbal Garden

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If you read and get informed about Sri Lanka sooner or later you will come across the topic
Ayurveda. By visiting the herbal garden you will be able to see many di!erent kind of medicines
and oils made out of roots, leaves, bark, flowers and fruits which can help you with your healthy lifestyle.

River-Sunset Safari

Tea Plantation

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After a 30 minutes tuk-tuk ride into the inland you will reach the tea plantation and factory. Tea was once brought to Sri Lanka by the British and became one of the most important export products of the island. Visit the plantation to find out about Sri Lanka's 150-year-old tea industry. After the tour through the factory and the land you can buy various flavours of (Ceylon) tea at the shop. Good to know: the former name of Sri Lanka was Ceylon.

Whale watching

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In the early morning the boat starts and the 'watcher' lookout for the giants of the ocean, dolphins, flying fish and other aquatics animals. Whale watching is -because of the water depth not too far from the beach- only in the south of Sri Lanka possible

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Turtle Farm

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Turtles sometimes lay more than
200 eggs per nest and about 2-8
times a season. To protect the
eggs people from the turtle farm
collect and take care of them.
After 55-60 days the turtles hatch
out of their eggs. two or three
days later the small turtles
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Also hurt Turtles are brought to
the farm and got treaten until
they are healthy again.

Snake Farm

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There are about 290 species of snakes in the world and 96 are found in Sri Lanka. Therefor it is very important for local people to get informed already in young ages. At the farm you can admire snakes with di!erent patterns, from dull to highly ornamented.

Service

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Glide silently over the water in a small fisher boat; watch the monkeys playing at the riverside; short before sunset you can see
hundreds of birds coming to sleep in small vivid green palm trees along the waterside;

Elephants, crocodiles, monkeys, peacocks, bu!alos, snakes, deer and birds in prettiest colours. Enjoy your ride in the jeep and get close to this wild and free animals in one of the ‘not-yet- so-crowded’ National Parks of Sri Lanka.

You need......a Scooter w/ or w/o Surfboard
rack?...a ride from another destination?
...A ride to your next destination?

If you are interested in any of these activities just talk with us after your surf lesson, visit us at our surf school or hotel,

give us a call or write us a short message.