Located in the Southern Province about 17 Km north-west of Galle and 96 Km South of Colombo. The beach in Hikkaduwa is known as the second best surfing spot. Hikkaduwa’s Beach and night life makes it a popular tourist destination.

There are plenty of charming places to stay, a string of mellow beach bars and restaurants, good diving and surf schools and plenty of interesting excursions accessible by three-wheeler or rental scooter.