Best Things To Do in Negombo, Sri Lanka

Whether you're visiting Negombo for a few days or are a localite, Negombo is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Negombo. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Negombo. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Negombo. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Negombo keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Negombo listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Negombo which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Negombo will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Negombo recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Negombo

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Negombo that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 207 itineraries
    St. Mary's Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Pitipana, Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 05:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    A very inviting pink chamber that you will notice while strolling through the streets of Negombo, the St Mary’s church is a must on every list of things to do in Negombo. A lovely, vintage churc...Read more

  2. #2 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 283 itineraries
    Muthurajawela Marsh

    Tags: Leisure, Boating

    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one spot where the 2004 tsunami beckons. Literally translating to Supreme Field of Pearls, this Negombo attraction is a wetland perched southerly on the city’s lagoon. A creation of the ...Read more

  3. #3 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 296 itineraries
    Angurukaramulla Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue

    Address: Temple Rd, Negombomaristhala, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    If you think 6-meter long reclining Buddha statue perched in the ruins of an ancient temple would interest you, then a visit to the Angurukaramulla Temple has got to be on your list of things to do in...Read more

  4. #4 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 135 itineraries
    Main Fish Market

    Tags: Market

    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    One of the attractions in Negombo with prime importance the Main Fish market is a must visit. An interesting place to see not just the diverse varieties of catches here but also the dealings and sale ...Read more

  5. #5 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 304 itineraries
    Dutch Canal

    Tags: Water Body, Landmark

    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Essentially a canal created right in the midst of the city’s lagoon, the Dutch canal also doubles up as one of the most picturesque landmarks of Negombo. To get the most of this Negombo attracti...Read more

  6. #6 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 290 itineraries
    Negombo Beach

    Tags: Beach, View Point, Leisure

    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the most resorted to attractions in Negombo for recreation, the Negombo Beach is a favourite of not just the locals but visitors too. The best time to visit this beach would be either early mor...Read more

  7. #7 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 44 itineraries
    St. Anne's Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    A church with stunning architecture, the St Anne’s Church in Negombo is one of the very few churches the city has. Fringed with lots of palm trees, the church makes for a rather inviting vista. ...Read more

  8. #8 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 51 itineraries
    Abhayasekararama Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Abhayasekararama Temple, Temple Rd, Negombo, Sri Lanka

    A striking, all-white (almost) temple, nestled in the lusciousness of a verdant lawn, the Abhayasekararama Temple is a must should you be seeking a distinct solace in Negombo. With so many statues ins...Read more

  9. #9 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Dickman Resort

    Tags: Resort

    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Dickman Resort is indeed a paradise to stay in when you want a super comfortable stay with all the facilities at your doorstep. It is a perfect blend of beautiful surroundings and luxury rooms which w...Read more

  10. #10 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 19 itineraries
    Sri Lanka Wide Tours Image
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    Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
    Google Reviews
    Thusitha Ginige

    One of the Best holiday planner in the area for a affordable price.

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  11. #11 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 475 itineraries
    Ulu Ambalama Church Image
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Kimbulapitiya Rd, Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Google Reviews
    Meyal Seth

    Quit Beautiful Church Better view

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  12. #12 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 1 itinerary
  13. #13 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 2 itineraries
    Jetwing Blue Image
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    Address: Porutota Road, Ethukale, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka

    Google Reviews
    Dr. Syed Md. Galib

    Good service. We attended a workshop in its IRIS conference hall. We had 3 lunches and 1 dinner - all buffet. The food was really good. More fish could have been added. But we all liked the food very ...

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  14. #14 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 28 itineraries
    Negombo Aquarium Image
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    Tags: Aquarium

    Address: Negombo Aquarium Building , Ground floor,, 714 Chilaw - Colombo Main Rd, Negombo 00094, Sri Lanka

    Timings: 07:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Anjalo Don

    Good collection of fish but the management is poor when it comes to keep place clean and making the buying process easier for customers. I suggest them put proper price tags on their animals. And keep...

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  15. #15 of 27 Things To Do in Negombo
    - Used in 4 itineraries

Activities And Tours

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