Is the southern most beach resort of the Eastern cost. It is a very popular surfing center ranked 3rd among the best 20 beaches of the world by the British surfers Association. It is situated in close proximity to Lahugala National park. – famous for Elephants, Pottuvil Lagoon – a bird watchers paradise and Kumana bird Sanctuary. A road fro m here also leads down the coast to the Panama and Okanda, gateway to Yala Eastern National park making it also a wildlife bluff’s delight: Many guesthouses and a few hotels have sprung up on the shore of the bay around the fishing village. Arugambay has once again turned i to the surfing hotspot that it was and features many international surfing competitions annually. The surfing season in Arugam bay, starts in April and end in October. During this season the wind is predominantly offshore Arugam Bay point.
Close by as a fine bay with clear waters, which opens to the North, An offshore reef shelters a sandy beach and keeps the water , calm and clear. This place is windsurfers and water skiers delight. Fast developing in to fine beach resort.