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Take A Taxi To Kalpitiya

If you want to arrive in Kalpitiya in the most peasant way than you should book our taxi service. Therefor we ask you to send over your exact flight details, like flight number, time of arrival and for sure the exact date ;) Your taxi driver will wait at the exit hall of the airport for you to pick you up with all your luggages. In case you cannot find him just give us a call : 0094 777047817

Price for taxi transfer: 70€ ( max. 6 pers. - depends on the amount and size of luggages! )

Another Option - Public Transport

Public transport: There is the possibility to travel by train and bus too. Please mention this way of travelling lasts longer and is more exhausting than ordering a taxi driver!

If you choose to reach our resort by Public transport, then take a tuk tuk from the airport to Colombo- Puttalam highway, from where take a bus to Puttalam, on the way to puttalam there is a junction called "Palavi" which is exactly 5 km before puttalam. Get off the bus at Palavi Junction and from there you have two option to choose. Either to take another bus to Kalpitiya or to hire a tuk tuk. Once you reach Kalpitiya by bus, take a tuk tuk to our resort.

Check our FAQ's for further informations.


If you plan to stay for your next holidays in Sri Lanka you need to apply for a visa. You may apply for it at your domestic Sri Lankan embassy, at least 2-3 weeks before your departure. There is also the possibility to get the visa at the Sri Lankan airport before you enter the island. The Short Visit Visa costs averagly 30 USD per person and lasts for 30 days.


A visitor wishing to stay more than 30 days in Sri Lanka, may apply for an extension: The Short Visit visa may be extended up to 90 days from the date of arrival at the first instance and further 90 days at the second instance.

Application for an extension should be submitted to the Visa Section of the Department of Immigration (head office), Colombo, by visiting the Department or through an Authorized Agent.


- We advice the following airlines for sport luggages:

  • Air Berlin
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Quatar Airlines
  • Emirates
  • Etihad
  • Sri Lankan Airlines

- Recommended vaccinations for all travellers:

  • Diphtheria, tetanus
  • Measles (or immunity after initial manifestation)
  • Hepatitis A

- Travellers belonging to risk groups:

  • Hepatitis B
  • Typhus
  • Rabies (risk!)
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Pneumococcen, influenza

Flights and Luggage

You can book your flights on several online platforms (eg: www.checkfelix.com) from your hometown to the destination airport Colombo Bandaranaike CMB. If you wanna take your own sports equipment, it's better to book directly over the airline. To declare sport luggage you should call the airline directly and inform about their internal terms.

What else you should not forget

Sunblocker, lycrashort, surfshoes, travel guide, camera, passport, ticket, holiday mood