Sri Lanka is offering wonderful environment for the people who love for surfing in a high quality waves, peaceful surroundings and wonderful beaches. Southwest and Southeast of the Island is located the best surfing spots and the best time to be there between April through and October.
In that period, Ocean swells are consistent 4-7 feet and wind conditions are ideal. However, during this time, surfers from many nations are gathering to Arugam Bay on the East Coast of the island and also called the surf Mecca of Sri Lanka.
If your interesting of surfing with less number of people in the water, then you might want to consider the south and south western coastline of Sri Lanka which has plenty of quiet and peaceful surf spots on offer that work during its peak and off season alike.
Best Locations: Arugambay, Dondra, Matara, Weligama, Koggalla, Galle, River Mouth, Beach Break, Inside Reef, Main Reef, Bennys, North Jetty, Unawatuna, Hikkduwa.