Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort and Spa is offering its guests the opportunity to fulfil their travel goals for 2017 through a series of adventure tours. Including several experiences within Sri Lanka’s rugged Southern coast, which is an ideal place to explore.
Located on the ancient Spice Route, by the serene coastline, the hotel is perfectly positioned to offer unrivalled access to some of the country’s finest nature and wildlife reserves, such as, Yala, Bundala and Udawalawe National Parks; the surfers’ paradise at Arugam Bay and whale-watching in Mirissa. Shangri-La’s 18-hole golf course is for golf lovers to get in touch with the sporting spirit. It is set amid a vast coconut palm plantation and offers spectacular views and distinctive challenges for both novice and professional players. The beautifully landscaped golf course, takes you on a memorable golf experience through three landscaped zones, each with its own unique character. Adding to the wonders of Shangri-La is Kathmandiya (‘The Village’), which is a cultural platform located within the resort, dedicated to supporting and preserving Sri Lanka’s unique artisan communities.
The Village provides a platform for sculptors, weavers, silversmiths and performing artists to showcase their work to a wider audience and allows guests to witness the untapped creativity of the country.