Adventure on water, with water splashing by few inches away from your body at high speeds, is one of the thrilling experiences one can never get enough of. Pump up your adrenaline fix by taking part in water sports. If you like surfing, windsurfing, jet skiing, wakeboarding, or banana boat riding, Bentota, the capital for water sports has them all. With several establishments that facilitate various kinds of water sports in this popular tourist destination, it is not difficult to get yourself in the world of excitement on the water. If you are traveling with kids, these water activities can bring them a lot of fun too as a family adventure.
Hop on a Jet Ski and motor around bumping up and down as the water batters the hull, air rushing by you, engine roaring, and water splashing on the sides. Or, snap on a wakeboard, hold on to the handle to get yourself gliding on the water. The thrill of riding a motorbike on water can only be experienced through a Jet Ski ride in Sri Lanka. A water sports lover is sure to enjoy drenching themselves on a jet ski while negotiating with the water movements and performing air-water jumps. You can explore deep into the ocean if you are confident enough on a jet ski while also making speedy movements around big waves.
Bentota on the south-west coast has a water sports center that offers jet skiing. In addition, Unawatuna beach, Negombo beach, Negombo lagoon, Kalpitiya beach, Passikudah beach and Gregory Lake in Nuwara Eliya are a few places in Sri Lanka where jet skiing is popular.