Bentota is a charming resort town situated on the south-west coast of Sri Lanka, best known for its glistening Buddhist temples and long stretch of coastline adorned with some of the finest beaches in Sri Lanka. Bentota is also a fantastic culinary hub with mouth-watering local and international cuisine to sample in various eateries, from local beach shacks to fine dine restaurants. Seafood is popular in Bentota, so expect to see lots of seafood restaurants here serving fresh produce.
This authentic tourist destination is a paradise for thrill seekers with boundless water activities to enjoy, including windsurfing, jet skiing, sailing, fishing, and diving. There are some epic dive sites in Bentota all around its coastline allowing you to discover exotic flora and fauna; Canoe Rock is a particularly popular site, renowned for its rich coral. Another must-experience attraction in Bentota is the Sea Turtle Protection Association, which introduces you to the conservation of turtles and allows you a possible opportunity to release baby turtles into the ocean.
A trip to Bentota is incomplete without exploring the town’s Benthara Galapatha Raja Maha Vihara temple, an ancient structure with stunning murals, statues, a 25ft sleeping Buddha, and a Buddhist tooth relic. The Kande Viharaya is another sacred temple worth exploring with plenty of frescoes, life-size statues and sculptures, as well as an image chamber and historic Bo Tree. Book holidays to Bentota with Brightsun Travel and look forward to lots of once-in-a-lifetime experiences in this amazing Sri Lankan town.
Duration: 7 Nights
Taj Bentota Resort & Spa is situated beside a beautiful stretch of beach in Bentota along Sri Lanka’s South West coast, consisting of golden sands, exotic palms, lush green foliage and azure blue waters. This tropical beachfront resort boasts 160 contemporary rooms and suites which offer the latest facilities and amenities, including Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, a private balcony/terrace, HD satellite TV and DVD player, coffee/tea making, a mini-bar and a private bathroom with a bathtub/shower combination, bathrobe and hairdryer. Taj Bentota Resort & Spa has an eclectic selection of dining venues, including a 24-hour international restaurant, an authentic Chinese restaurant, an open-air seafood eatery and a fine dine sea view restaurant. There are also two bars on site where guests can sample creative cocktails and other refreshing beverages. This stunning Sri Lanka resort offers plenty of leisure activities… Relax and enjoy an Ayurvedic treatment at the Jiva Spa, work a sweat at the state-of-the-art fitness centre, spend the day at the infinity pool with a bar overlooking the Indian Ocean and enjoy thrilling water sports at the beach. Taj Bentota Resort & Spa is situated right next to the beach, within walking distance from the charming Bentota village.
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