Hikkaduwa is one of the beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka. And it is well known for its stunning coral reefs. These beautiful layers of coral sanctuary have been attracted tourists to Hikkaduwa. People can find healthy coral garden teeming with tropical fish and even turtles. By far the most interesting snorkeling in Sri Lanka can be found In Hikkaduwa. Even Hikkadwa placed as second best surfing spot in Sri Lanka.
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The name Hikkaduwa is taken from the two words ship kaduwa. Ship(shilpaya) means knowledge and kaduwa means sward. Therefore the name Hikkaduwa means sward of knowledge. Hikkaduwa brings to life incalculable resorts, hotels, restaurants and small shops selling various goodies from seafood to clothing and famous among the tourists as its night life and they make it as their destination.
Hikkaduwa which is situated 98km from Colombo towards southern part of the island.