Surf course package
The surf course package includes 6 surf sessions. The surfing lessons take place at various surf spots in the Arugam Bay area. The surf equipment is included in the package for 7 days a week. In addition, a massage is included.
With this package you will find the ideal balance between surfing and yoga. The package includes 6 surf sessions and 6 yoga sessions. The surfing lessons take place at various surf spots in the Arugam Bay area. The surf equipment is included in the package for 7 days a week. In addition, a massage included.
Would you like to focus your stay on yoga? Then the yoga package is right for you. In addition, a massage is included.
The easiest way to get from Colombo to Arugam Bay is by car/van. The journey takes about 8 hours, depending on traffic and time of day.
We can arrange a pick-up in Colombo for:
6-seater van from Colombo City USD 142
6-seater van from Colombo Airport USD 158
15-seater from Colombo Airport USD 189
We can also arrange transportation (pick-up/drop off) to and from other destinations. Please ask us for further details and costs.
Local buses from Colombo Main Bus Terminal depart regularly every hour. The price is Rs 400 – 600. It takes 10-12 hours, depending on the number of stops. There will be 1 or 2 layers.
Direct bus 98 runs twice a day from Colombo to Pottuvil at 5am and 8pm. The journey takes about 8 to 9 hours. Price is Rs 400 – 600. Colombo’s direct private AC bus departs daily at 20:00 from Maradana Zahira College car park (opposite Maradana Train Station) and arrives at Pottuvil Bus Station at around 3.45am. The price is Rs 1500, and if you have extra luggage, you will charge 500 extra. A tuk tuk from the bus station to Stardust costs about 300 rupees.
Cinnamon Air offers regular flights to Batticaloa with a stopover in Sigiriya for USD 258 per person four times a week.
From Badulla or Ella to Arugam Bay
By private van from Badulla, 4-5 hours. The price will be USD 95
By private van from Ella 3-4 hours. The price will be USD 80
By bus to Pottuvil, 6 hours (sometimes 1 shift) and then 10 minutes by tuk tuk to Arugam Bay
Car rental: Rental cars are not recommended due to the traffic and the special driving style of the locals. Tuk tuks and taxis are very cheap and therefore the recommended means of transport.