About Kalpitiya sri lanka

a picture of kalpitiya region

Historical Background:   The history of Kalpitiya goes beyond the period of the Portuguese, Dutch and Arabs’ arrival to Sri Lanka. According to “Mahawansa” Aryan prince Vijaya landed in “thambapanni” (now its call thammannawa- copper sand or kudirai malai) with his brigade and found princess Kuweni. When the Arabs’ engaged themselves in business on the sea routes, they discovered the … Read More

6 Reasons to Visit Kalpitiya

sunset kalpitiya boat ride

crane fishing in mangroves 6 Reasons to Visit Kalpitiya Kalpitiya, set right at the edge of a peninsula on the western coast of Sri Lanka, is a popular tourism site (although its remained relatively quiet and chill, adding to its appeal), and its not very hard to see why. Here are five of the main reasons. Make sure you dont … Read More