Arugam bay

The Arugam Bay Beach is a wide sweeping sandy beach in front of the village of Arugam Bay and is an attraction for surfing and swimming all year-round. A moon-shaped curl of soft sand, is home to af famed point break that many regard as the best surf spot. District : Ampara Location : Tamileelam Things To Do In Arugam Bay : Surfing : Arugam Bay is renowned for its fantastic waves, which attract surfers from all over the world. Although you can surf here all year round, the most favoured season is from April to October with the average height of waves being 1.5 to 2.5 meters. Main surf spots are Pottuvil point, Main Break and Crocodile Rock. Dive : You can enjoy diving and snorkelling around Arugam Bay. Wildlife & Bird Watching : Catch the rare spectacle of elephants strolling across the A4 through the Lahugala elephant corridor. The best time to catch a glimpse of wildlife such as these gigantic elephants, wild boar, deer and crocodiles before dawn or at sunset. Be over-awed by the flocks of birds that migrate to the Arugam Bay area in the months of November and December.

District: Ampara

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Category: BEACHES

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