Akaragama Tourism

Home to pretty treasures, Akaragama is Sri Lanka's best kept secret. The nearest major city to Akaragama is Colombo. Add Colombo to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Independence Square, Galle Face Green, Seema Malaka. Also, to reach Akaragama, you'll have to take a flight to Colombo; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Akaragama before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 53.06 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 61.44 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.23 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.34 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.44 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 57.53 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.64 (Low)
  • How safe is Akaragama for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Akaragama.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.05 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.23 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.07 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.67 (High)
    • Car Stealing 31.04 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.42 (Low)
    • Attacks 33.72 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.78 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.86 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 44.3 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Akaragama is 81.34 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 60.61 (High)
    • Climate Index 59.11 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 59.19 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 63.02 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 35.19 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 71.92 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 31.9 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 22.38 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Akaragama

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.59 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 19.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 52.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 27.06 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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