Day Trips, Tours and Excursions from Eraeliya Villas & Gardens, Weligama

Eraeliya Villas & Gardens which is located in the southern part of Sri Lanka is a luxurious cluster of villas that offer guests a complete and relaxed beach holiday. With elegant interiors and stylish designs, all villas and bedrooms are well equipped with antiques and modern conveniences to make your stay comfortable. With an infinity edge swimming pool facing the ocean and a spa treatment area in a secluded location of the property, guests can expect total rejuvenation of mind and body. Spelling out elegance and comfort, Eraeliya Villas & Gardens welcomes you to a memorable beach vacation in a tropical setting.

Location

Located in Weligama along the Southern tip of Sri Lanka, Eraeliya Villas & Gardens welcomes you to a surfers and beach lover's paradise. Located along the coast, this venue can be reached in about 2 hours from Colombo if you take the Southern Expressway while the drive along the coastal motorway takes about 3 1/2 hours. Weligama can also be reached by the Southern Railway where there is a daily train service. The property is less than an hour's drive away from the historical city of Galle and its Fort which is a well known UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Excursions

Weligama is a town along the Southern coast of Sri Lanka and is well known for its sandy bay. The town is known for its stilt fishing and lace making industry making it an interesting town to explore when time permits. Lace making was first introduced by the Portuguese in the 16th century and has remained a traditional handicraft through many generations within the town of Weligama. Other than getting a tan on the private beach, you can also make a visit to the offshore islet of Taprobane which comprises of a villa constructed by Count de Mauny. The 3 meter high statue of the Bodhisatva Avalokitesvara which has been carved into a rock is also well known for its historical significance.