Although not an actual town with a centre, Induruwa has become a popular destination with a number of great hotels for Induruwa holidays. Although relatively far south from Colombo. Induruwa is a well located resort with plenty of activities which holidaymakers can partake in, including the Aluthgama market, and just a short distance inland is the 'Brief Garden' and the Galapota Temple. Nature lovers on holiday to Induruwa will also find the nearby turtle hatcheries which are an amazing experience to be had by all.
Nothing is better during your holiday than just relaxing on a beach and Induruwa holidays certainly have that covered. With most of the hotels in Induruwa located on or close to the sandy beaches, Induruwa is the perfect resort for those looking for a great beach holiday. Those interested in watersports to supplement their beach holiday in Induruwa will enjoy the close proximity that Induruwa has to Bentota and its Ganga or river with its calm waters which are ideal for all kinds of water sports.
A holiday in Induruwa is perfect for nature lovers as it is ideally located to explore the reserves and game parks at the south of the island. Yala National Game Park has a wide range of wildlife to be seen including leopard, elephant and buffalo. Also in the southern area of Sri Lanka is historic Galle famous for its industry of lace making and ebony carving, either of these excursions can be booked locally or as part of a two day tour when you book your Induruwa holiday with Mercury Holidays.
Sri Lanka has a typically tropical climate, temperature and humidity (approx 70%) remain high all year round, although on the coast a light coastal breeze makes this heat comfortable. Inland, the heat is significantly reduced due to the higher altitude. Rainfall is highest in May, and in Oct/Nov. The south-western coast has higher rainfall than the rest of the country, although many people find this a refreshing break, generally this occurs in the afternoon and is accompanied by thunder. The highest rainfall occurs in May (371mm) and the lowest is Feb (69mm). There is an average of 6-8 hours of sunshine per day, all year round.