Family and Kids in Hikkaduwa

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Hikkaduwa? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Hikkaduwa, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Hikkaduwa.
Plan a marvelous family trip at the budget you are looking without missing the fun!

Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Hikkaduwa for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Hikkaduwa Beach

    Beach, Garden, Water Sport

    Beautiful but crowded, the Hikkaduwa beach attracts lots of visitors mainly because of its coral reef. Activities on the beach include snorkelling, scuba diving, glass boat rides and exploring the coral gardens. If you are lucky enough, you might even spot a few turtles lolling around in the sunshine.
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Turtle Farms

    Garden, Park, Observatory

    Another place that is a must see in Hikkaduwa is the Turtle Farm. It is a small scale research centre that is working towards protecting endangered species of turtles. You may even get a chance to hold one day old turtles! You will get to see a variety of sea turtles accompanied by plenty of informative sign boards about them. The greatest excitement for most of the people lies in watching that...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Natural Moonstone Mine

    Family and Kids

    Situated at Mitiyagoda, around 10 kms from Hikkaduwa is the Moonstone Mine. Ever wondered from where you got that light blue stone in your jewellery? Head out to this mine to find out!
  4. Amazing Hikkaduwa attraction for kids
    Seenigama Vihara

    Family and Kids

    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!
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Tsunami Museum

    Educational Site

    The destruction that the 2004 Tsunami left in its wake can be imagined by visiting the Tsunami museum. This private museum is halfway between Hikkaduwa and Ambalangoda in Srilanka and tells the story through photographs and newspaper about the dreadful Indian Ocean tsunami which struck Hikkaduwa and Sri Lanka. Close to the Tsunami Photo Museum is a small memorial to the roughly 40,000 people wh...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Hikkaduwa
    Hikkaduwa Coral Gardens

    Family and Kids

    Hikkaduwa coral garden situated at a distance of 98 km south of Colombo. Hikkaduwa is famous for its beautiful hikkaduwa coral sanctuary as well as international destination for board surfing. One of the best place for snorkeling and diving in Hikkaduwa. The under-water world of exotic Hikkaduwa coral reefs mesmerizes the onlookers. Hikkaduwa coral watching one can take a half- hour glass ...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Hikkaduwa National Park

    National Park

    Go for a trip to Sri Lanka's underwater world. Rent Snorkelling gear from shacks around the ticket office for around $5 a day. Glass-bottomed boat rides are available for $14 for half an hour.
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Saffron Robes Gallery And Studio

    Family and Kids

    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.
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Hikkaduwa Lake

    Family and Kids

    This tranquil and quite fresh water lake known for its monitor lizards and many beautiful bird species makes for an enjoyable venture away from the beaches. Boat tours can sometimes be organised.
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Nordic House Luxury Burger

    Family and Kids

    Love being a foodie? A quick trip to Nordic House is necessary if you are in Sri Lanka. It is a modern café in Hikkaduwa and specializes in burgers, sandwiches, and salads. You can have a gala time with your friends and family here. Founded in 2012, the Nordic house specializes mainly in burgers. They also offer sandwiches, salads, Italian coffees and home-baked cake. The price is easy o...Read more