This is in the top ten surf points in the world which is situated on the south east side of Sri Lanka just next Potuwil around 320 km from Colombo. This is unaffected by both the monsoons-south west and north-east.

The best time to visit Arugambay is between may and November. This is near to Kumana which is the best place for bird watching and Luhugala where to observe Elephants. Arugambay is the best beach to surfing and this is known as the calmest and the most beautiful island landscape which is very rich birdlife and wildlife Apart from that there are some ancient ruins and a Buddhist temple called Muhudu Maha Viharaya.