Popular Destinations - Arugam BayThe East Coast offers relaxing beach retreats as well as good old adventure thrills. Just 2.5km from Pottuvil there is a simple fishing village called Arugam Bay. It is made up of three small fishing villages called, Ullae, Perie Ullae and Sinna Ullae.
Well known for surfing, it is one of the top ten surfing spots in the world! It attracts many budget tourists and surfers from all corners of the globe. Nestled along this chilled out beach stretch are colourful fishing boats, lagoons, restaurants, cafes and budget hotels. Not only is the spot treasured for its blazing waves, it is also close to wildlife parks, historic and religious sites.