Plane For Loader
Plane for loader

Negombo Holiday Packages

Visit Lellama, Sri Lanka’s second-largest fish market or explore the best shorelines on the west coast of Sri Lanka with its quiet stretches of sandy beaches dotted with hotels and water sports facilities when you are in Negombo. It is also the the fourth largest city in Sri Lanka. Given the many attractions Negombo has to offer to every visitor, make sure you make it a part of your Sri Lanka holiday package. Read on to know more.

 

Negombo Family Friendly Tour Packages View All

Private Tour - Sri Lanka Vacation

Duration: 5 Nights | 6 Days

Starting from 0

Private Tour - Best of Sri Lanka

Duration: 11 Nights | 12 Days

Starting from 0

Negombo Honeymoon Tour Packages View All

Private Tour - Sri Lanka Vacation

Duration: 5 Nights | 6 Days

Starting from 0

Private Tour - Best of Sri Lanka

Duration: 11 Nights | 12 Days

Starting from 0

Customer Review

No Review Found. Be First To Review

Negombo - Holiday Tour Packages

 

Negombo is a major city (the fourth largest) in Sri Lanka, which is specifically located at the mouth of the Negombo Lagoon on the west coast of the island country. It is a prime destination with luxury and tropical lifestyle for those who want quick access to great attractions and activities. Given all the things the city has to offer to tourists, it is truly a good choice of destination for your next Sri Lanka vacation

 

Top places to visit in Negombo

There are many places of interest in the city, such as Sri Lanka’s second-largest fish market, locally known as Lellama, situated at the north end of the lagoon. Here, daily fish auctions happen, giving you a chance to meet the local fishermen to buy fish or even organize fishing trips with them. Another place worth visiting is the Muthurajawela Marshland, which is part of a nature reserve covering 6,000 hectares of land. As Negombo is known for having the best shorelines on the west coast of the country, you should also not miss going to its quiet stretches of beaches that are maintained by the tourist hotels and offer water sports and activities, such as diving.

 

Top things to do in Negombo

To experience a more memorable trip, make sure you do the following activities. 

  • Trekking - This activity will take you to luscious green hills offering some of the country’s most breath-taking scenery, local villages where you can sample the local cuisine, plantations and beaches. Along the way, you will see beautiful ruins, tea plantations and spice gardens, as well as chill out on a serene beach.
  • Enjoying the Beaches - A holiday in Negombo would not be complete without a day at one of its beaches that stretch north from the town along the hotel strip to palm-filled shores at a distance. The waters here are not bad for swimming. Particularly, you can join the locals at the Negombo Beach Park.
  • Diving - The waters around the city provide much better diving opportunities than you can imagine, and with the right tour operator, you will be able to dive at over 40 different dive sites.

 

Top attractions and landmarks in Negombo

Make sure you have the following attractions in your itinerary to have the best holiday in this beautiful city. 

  • Main Fish Market - Here, you will see fishermen take out their outrigger canoes or “oruvas” and go fishing, an activity Negombo is known for. It is great to see these fishermen sweeping home into the lagoon after their trip. The catch is not just from the open sea, as the market also offers lobsters, crabs and prawns from the north end of the lagoon.
  • Dutch Fort - Close to the seafront, you will find the ruins of this fort that dates back to 1678, as inscribed on its gateway. There is also a green field here, called the Esplanade, where cricket matches are held.
  • Muthurajawela Marsh - This is a unique wetland habitat that is home to a wide array of species of flora and fauna, including migratory birds that are indigenous to the country. Here, you can go bird watching and view rare species of animals and fish.

  

Negombo holiday packages

Book Sri Lanka holiday packages with us here at La Vacanza Travel to get the most of your trip to Negombo!

 

 

Get the Best Holiday Planned by Experts !


Search Hotels in Negombo

(Get best deals for hotels)

Room Icon

Weather of Negombo
Mon 24-04-2017

35.87 ºC | 24.74ºC

Light rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

0.57% chance of
precipitation

Tue 25-04-2017

37.48 ºC | 24.74ºC

Light rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

0.56% chance of
precipitation

Wed 26-04-2017

37.7 ºC | 24.19ºC

Drizzle starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

0.39% chance of
precipitation

Thu 27-04-2017

40.5 ºC | 24.18ºC

Light rain starting in the evening.

0.62% chance of
precipitation

Fri 28-04-2017

39.26 ºC | 23.82ºC

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

0.5% chance of
precipitation

Sat 29-04-2017

38.84 ºC | 24.17ºC

Partly cloudy until afternoon.

0.1% chance of
precipitation

Sun 30-04-2017

37.91 ºC | 22.97ºC

Light rain starting in the evening.

0.72% chance of
precipitation

Mon 01-05-2017

35.42 ºC | 23.33ºC

Light rain starting in the afternoon.

0.68% chance of
precipitation