A modest beach town in Sri Lanka, Negombo is located just 10 kilometers away from Bandaranaike International Airport. This location is usually the beginning point of the trip or the end of the trip in this tear-shaped island. The town is filled with decent resorts and hotels to suit all budgets, a stretch of beach, and a friendly local community. Along with this, the town also houses attractions such as the Negombo Lagoon, a 17th century Dutch Fort, Neoclassical St. Mary’s Church, and Hamilton Canal. When arriving from the capital city, there are some preferred ways of traveling from Colombo to Negombo. Check them out here.