Attractions

Beach in Kalpitiya Peninsula

Alankuda Beach

Alankuda is the peninsula's busiest and best beach for non-kitesurfing beach bums. If you squint your eyes and blot out the string of giant wind turbines stretched right out along the length of the beach, the massiv…
Beach in Kalpitiya Peninsula

Kalpitiya Beach

Kalpitiya Beach at the northern end of the peninsula consists of a long spit of sand most easily reached by boat across the Kalpitiya lagoon. It's a lovely stretch of sand, but there are few facilities here and it c…
Fort in Kalpitiya Peninsula

Kalpitiya Fort

The remains of this 17th-century Dutch fort are impressive, but are currently occupied by the Sri Lankan navy, so the interior is off limits.