Mount Lavinia Beach, Colombo

3.4
#2 of 8 in Parks in Colombo
Beach · Nature / Park
Watch the waves breaking directly on the shore of Mount Lavinia Beach, which hosts a strip of high-end restaurants and hotels. Rent a hut here and feast on some of fresh seafood while admiring the sunset or gazing at starry skies. The waters lapping the beach are not suitable for swimming all year round, but you can still wade up to your hips or enjoy building sand castles and playing sports on the seafront. If you take a boat tour, you might catch a sight of dolphins. To visit Mount Lavinia Beach on your trip to Colombo, use our Colombo online holiday planner.
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  • the beach is beautiful and has some unexploited potential. I found it ok but couldn't swim as the season for swimming was off and stream was strong and dangerous. Bars and restaurants do not offer...  more »
  • Mount lavina beach is one of the most beautiful beaches around SriLanka. I had a wonderful experience one evening with my friends. Most beautyful,  more »
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