Thrills: Sports and Adventure

Sri Lanka is becoming a very popular sports destination with many international events now taking place for a variety of sports in the region. In addition to Cricket, Sri Lanka has variety of land sports such as Tennis, Table Tennis, Netball, Basket Ball, Volley Ball, Foot Ball, Rugby, Mountain Biking, Marathon Running, etc.

Tourists can enjoy various Sports and Adventures including Mountain Climbing, Water Sports, Blue Whale / dolphin watching, Diving, Swimming, Boating, White Water Rafting, Golf (Please visit: or or, Mount Biking, etc.  

The extensive water resources of Sri Lanka make it famous for Water Sports. The Rivers and Sea are becoming increasingly popular for Diving (Please visit: or, Swimming, Snorkeling, Water Skiing, Jet Skiing and Banana Boat Riding, Parasailing and Kite Surfing. Wind Surfing is becoming popular in Hikkaduwa and Arugambay of Sri Lanka with its two monsoon winds.

The British Pro Surfing Association organizes an annual competition in June  ( . 




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