Sometimes getting lost is one of the best ways to truly discover a new place. That said, it's always good to brush up on a couple of basic facts about your destination before you head off. Read on for a few Hambantota tips and tricks.
This town is located 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast of Tangalle, and 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the southeast of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, the nation's capital.
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Wanting a room in the center of Hambantota? You might have some difficulty — but don't fear! Weerawila is 10 miles (16 kilometers) away and has a range of amazing options. Drop your bags off at the Thaulle Resort, Blue Turtle Hotel, Magampura Eco Village Resort, The Yala Adventure, The Forest, Gaga Bees Yala, The Lake View Bungalow Yala, Hotel Chandrika, Neem Villas, Kithala Resort, HOTEL TAMARIND TREE, Samorich Hotel, EKHO Safari Tissa, Sanoga Holiday Resort, Nature Resort Tissamaharama, Hotel River Front and Saraii Village, and see what this area has to offer.
Prepare for some unique experiences in Hambantota. Once you've walked out of Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (HRI), the central area will be only 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the south.
Thinking about taking a road trip during your stay in Hambantota? A rental car will certainly be useful here. Peruse some of the choices on Travelocity, take your pick and get ready to cruise down the highway!
If you're looking for a ride from Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport, unfortunately, there aren't any rental outlets right at the terminal. You'll have to find alternate means of transportation to travel into the city, 6 miles (10 kilometers) away.
People who love wildlife will enjoy a visit to Bundala Bird Sanctuary. Need more ideas? Shangri-La's Golf and Country Club is the ideal place to play a game or two and make new friends.
Done everything in Hambantota already? Don't worry! Ranna is just 18 miles (29 kilometers) away and has plenty of activities on offer. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, stop by Rekawa Turtle Conservation Project first. Next head on over to Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary and Tangalle Beach. Located 20 miles (32 kilometers) away, Udawalawa is one more favored destination. While you're here, make sure you get to Uda Walawe National Park, Udawalawe National Park and Mau Ara Lake.
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This luxury resort features a golf course, a full-service spa, and 3 restaurants. There's fun for all ages with a free kid's club and mini golf, and free childcare is an added bonus. Enjoy the 3 outdoor pools and free perks like buffet breakfast and valet parking.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the fitness center and free perks like continental breakfast and free self parking.
A restaurant and an outdoor pool are featured at this resort. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like local cuisine breakfast and free self parking.
A restaurant and an outdoor pool are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas and airport shuttle. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and valet parking.
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. There's no skimping on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. A terrace, a garden, and a picnic area are also on offer.
This property includes a picnic area and barbecue grills.
This hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. There's fun for all ages with a children's pool and a playground, and supervised childcare is an added bonus. Relax with a drink at the poolside bar and enjoy free perks like continental breakfast and free self parking.
A restaurant, free self parking, and a 24-hour front desk are among this tentalow's amenities. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace, a garden, and a picnic area are also on offer.
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