Tucked away amidst Sri Lanka’s picturesque south coast, Anantara Kalutara Resort provides a complete beachside escape where there’s plenty to explore and experience.
- Local Sightseeing Highlights
The resort makes an ideal base within convenient reach of key places to visit in Kalutara be it the sacred Kalutara Temple and bo tree (Bodhiya), the fascinating Richmond Castle or the historical Fa Hien Cave. Check out online resources such as Travel Kalutara to find out more about these attractions.
- A Holistic Wellness Journey
Those in search of inner bliss can make use of the spa at Anantara Kalutara Resort which features a diverse range of treatments from Ayurvedic rituals to western beauty therapies. There’s a yoga and meditation pavilion as well as a fitness centre to help you find peace for mind, body and spirit.
- Adventure Tower & Water Sports
Thrilling escapades await at the on-site Adventure Tower that lets you zipline 165 metres over a lagoon, while rock climbing and abseiling are on offer too. Water sports such as jet skiing, water skiing, and fun tube rides provide more action-packed excitement.
- Rewarding Cooking Classes
Uncover the secrets behind making authentic Sri Lankan dishes at the resort’s Spice Spoons cooking class which includes a visit to the local market to choose fresh ingredients and produce. You will get a hands-on guide to prepare delectable dishes which you can enjoy with an arrack cocktail!
- Excursions Further Afield
Travellers can also sign up for excursions around Kalutara; this includes exploring the enchanting Lunuganga Estate created by legendary architect Geoffrey Bawa as well as the city of Colombo where you will visit the Old Parliament Building, the Gangaramaya Temple and more.