Located in the Western coastal belt, north of Colombo. It is an unrivalled marine sanctuary with a diversity of habitats ranging from bar reefs, flat coastal plains, saltpans, mangrove swamps, salt marshes and beautiful beaches. The 14 islands together make up 1673 hectares of land which belongs to Kalpitiya.The Kalpitiya point is 48 km long and 6-8 km wide. This is a best option for a beach holiday.