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Hikkaduwa is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka located in the Southern Province, about 17 km (11 mi) north-west of Galle and 98 km (61 mi) south of Colombo.Hikkaduwa is one of the most colourful coastal stretches of Sri Lanka, that host ultimate beach parties, home to some of the most gorgeous reefs and marine life. Located in the southern province in the district of Galle, Hikkaduwa is a laid back spot where the eternal music

of the waves combing the sandy coast sets the scene, for a lazy holiday by the sea, accessorised by beer, hammocks and a lot of fascinating people. Hikkaduwa is famous as wide, clean beaches, coral garden, ocean with crystal clear water and hot sun are just to name a few. Combined with an active nightlife, many tourists come to Hikkaduwa for water sports such as surfing, boogie-boarding, snorkelling and scuba diving.  Kite-surfing and wind-surfing are also growing in popularity.Hikka – as it is fondly known, the city is definitely a must-see to be included in your itinerary.