Negombo Beach, Negombo

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Popular because of its proximity to the airport, Negombo Beach boasts a long and broad stretch of golden sand lined with resorts, bars, and restaurants. Although it attracts fishermen and people who fly into town, the sheer size of the beach makes it easy to find a quiet spot and relax. Take a long, peaceful walk beside the shore, or hang out in a beachside bar and people-watch. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Negombo holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Negombo Beach and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Nice beach, quiet busy with locals and lucky lucky men all over, they approach you and do leave when you tell them no 3 times but then the next one comes along selling the same things! The sea was ext...  more »
  • The beach is ok but there not many facilities. Only the front beach hotels offer food or drinks. The beach is visted by locals specially in the weekends. Then you can get some street food.  more »
  • Stayed here for the night before our flight out the next day. This place is filthy. Dirty, dirty beach. First place in Sri Lanka that I didn’t feel particularly safe. Locals drunk, shouting at foreign...  more »
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