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Chilaw is located approximately 65km from the Bandaranaike International Airport, making it a great stop-over whether you’re just arriving or leaving the island. The coastal town is known for its culturally diverse background; where you can visit religious shrines and for its natural treasures, where you can embark on a bird-watching excursion through the Muthurajawela Wetlands. Chilaw offers many things to do and places to visit if you’re spending your holiday here. 

Top Things To Do

Explore the ancient holy sites of Chilaw and revel in its natural beauty- whether it’s on the warm golden beaches or by its murky lagoons- Chilaw has something for everyone.


Exploring Chilaw? Here are some of the most popular attractions you must visit when you’re in town.

Best Experiences in Chilaw

Experience the best of Chilaw from relaxing on pristine beaches to exploring the religious shrines and more.