Hikkaduwa is the home to many colorful coral reefs and a vast variety of sea creatures. Known to be second best place to surf in Sri Lanka, this famous beach has many resorts and villas by the sea to accommodate both foreigners and locals. Ride the sea waves for a great surfing experience, and enjoy your vacation as you enjoy the sea views and the sea food of Sri Lanka. Like most of the south seas of Sri Lanka, this area is also a sea turtles habitat. Locals take great care to preserve baby sea turtles as well as other creatures in the deep sea.