Matara

Welcome to Matara. You'll learn some wonderful things about Sri Lanka during your getaway here.

Accommodation in Matara

Matara offers accommodations that will satisfy any traveler. Choose from the 7 accommodations featured on Travelocity's Matara hotel deals page.

If you and your family are seeking a high-end haven, you might like to spend some time at the Polhena Reef Garden or the Amaloh by Jetwing. Alternatively, the Hotel Nawathana or the Reef Edge provide visitors with wholesome comfort at a budget friendly price.

Matara Vacation Packages

80 miles (129 kilometers) northwest from Matara is where travelers discover the bright city lights and bustling streets of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, one of the area's most popular cities.

All sports fans traveling in Matara will want to make the journey 25 miles (40 kilometers) west to Galle International Cricket Stadium. The energetic roaring of the crowd will linger in your mind as an exciting moment.

Do you want to check out some nearby localities? A great place to start is Dickwella, just 11 miles (18 kilometers) from Matara. This place contains the Dickwella Beach and the Wewurukannala Vihara Temple. Other fun places to see are the Parevi Duwa and Star Fort in nearby Matara District.

Galle District, a regional hub only 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Matara, should not be missed. Here, you can visit the Natural Moonstone Mine, Ariyapala Mask Museum and National Maritime Museum. Also visit the Galle National Museum and Historical Mansion to make your visit complete.

The Sri Lanka area provides activities like cycling and beach combing to help travelers unwind.

Immerse yourself in the local culture by taking part in one of the guided nature walks, wildlife spotting tours, cycling tours and culinary tours that are popular here.

If you like a bit of thrill, you and your traveling companions can get your fill with some time on the water in Sri Lanka. Swimming and snorkeling are two activities guaranteed to put a smile on your face and get your heart pumping.

A tasty way to reveal the true nature of a locality is by trying the nearby eateries. Enjoy something unique to the area and break the ice with the local residents at the same time.

Experience a taste of the region by trying foods featuring the popular local ingredients, chicken and beef.

Investigate the local cuisine with an open mind by trying traditional dishes, including kiribath with onion samba (milk rice) and vegetarian kottu (stir fried mix).

No dining experience is truly complete without king coconut, a tasty local dessert.

Woodapple juice is a local, non-alcoholic drink that is definitely worth tasting!

Packages in Matara

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If you get your package deal today, you can save as much as $588. “*Savings based on all vacation package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Travelocity.com from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.”

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