Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Hikkaduwa

A trip to Hikkaduwa cannot be complete without understanding its rich heritage. The art and cultural activities in Hikkaduwa will give you an insight into the city's history, traditions, and artwork. While visiting the cultural attractions in Hikkaduwa would prove to be informative, attending its artsy events will leave you entertained. From cultural performances to historical monuments that give you a glimpse of the past, take a look at this list to know Hikkaduwa better. Include these in attractions in your itinerary for Hikkaduwa and have a great vacation.

Check the list of top places for art and culture in Hikkaduwa:

  1. Seenigama Vihara

    Religious Site, Temple

    To the north of Hikkaduwa is an interesting sight to behold. The Seenigama Vihara is a temple built on its own island. Local legend goes that a victim of theft can pray at the temple so that the thief is cursed with hardship!
  2. Saffron Robes Gallery And Studio

    Art Gallery, Photo Gallery

    A 5 storied building dedicated to paintings done by local artists. A must visit while on your Hikkaduwa trip. The owner/ artist of the gallery is very friendly and, on non busy days, he is friendly and polite enough to walk you through the displays himself. One can even buy paintings at the Saffron Robes Gallery and Studio.