Surfing in Arugam Bay

Arugam Bay is suitable for body surfing and beginners; Pottuvil Point situated on a deserted beach north of Arugam Bay is more suitable for experienced surfers; and Crocodile Rock another challenging surf point is located south of Arugam Bay.

Wildlife Tours

Wildlife tour to Yala National Park from Arugam Bay is one of the greatest excursions that travelers could cherish forever. Kumana National Park and Panama-Kudimbigala sanctuary adjoining the park are large wilderness areas located south of and south east of Arugam Bay. Wildlife such as sloth bear, leopard, elephants, wild buffaloes and saltwater crocodiles can be observed in this eastern part of the Yala jungles.

Snorkeling and Diving

Arugam Bay is not only a world class surfing spot, but also a quiet place great for snorkeling and diving experiences