Arugam Bay Main and Baby surf points

Arugam Bay is world famous for its great surf and beautiful landscapes. There are 6 surf breaks in and around Arugam Bay. Arugam Bay serves as the International surfing competition venue in Sri Lanka. 

Baby Point is the place with small waves that is ideal for surfers just beginning or learning or anyone looking to have a good time long boarding. This is located next to the main surf point.

Main Point is the main break at Arugam Bay which is a long right-hand point that breaks at the headland in front of Arugam Bay and is also the best of all the points where you will have the waves a couple of feet bigger than any of the other breaks, between 2 and 6 feet. The ‘main point’ is ideal and recommended for only experienced surfers. Main Point is a fun, right point break that is know for it’s speedy inside sections and long rides with a big swell. It may give you a 400-meter ride right through to the inside.


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Latitude: 6.838756 Longitude: 81.840933
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Recreational Opportunities

Surfing, sightseeing, photography

Seasons Accessible

Accessible all year round. April to October is the best season for surfing In Arugam Bay

Accessibility Notes

Takes about a 15 minute walk from any hotel along the Arugam Bay beach. You'll pass the Baby Point on your way to Main Point.

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