Things to do in Bentota
Bentota is the city situated boundary of the southern province. Bentota bridge is the boundary of the western and southern province. Bentota situated 65 Km away from the Colombo capital. Bentota blessed with Bentota river and golden sandy beach.
Bentota literally meaning is “Bem” and he was a demon. He was the ruled river, and he was located before the sea mount. Whoever access the river needs to pay tax for him. So, people used to call “Bem’s–Thota (Bem point) and time being people used to call now as ‘Bentota”.
Bentota is the iconic of Sri Lanka water sports and Bentota highly famous among the tourist because of the water sports in Bentota. Bentota key income sources are tourism, fishery, palm toddy products and rubber. Things do in Bentota water-based activities related to water sports and only land-based things do in Bentota is cycling in Bentota countryside.