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Kalpitiya Small Lagoon

Flat Spot

Water: Dark - Muddy

Beach: Sand

Level: beginner

Description of Kalpitiya Small Lagoon (Sri Lanka)

This small lagoon with very good conditions of flat water. There are two main seasons in Kalpitiya the summer (May to September) hot and with strong winds and the winter one from December to February with more gentle winds. This lagoon is best suited for the winter season but often is rideable also in summer. Less crowded than the main lagoon, it is a great spot for beginers.

For further info you can read the related blogpost:

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Spot characteristics

Spot Type


Rider Skill



Seasonal Crowd

Beach Type


Water Quality

Dark - Muddy

Tide Influence

Tide independent

Suggested Equipment



Fishermen use the lagoon to come and go fishing from the village. Some sharp shell, using shoes could be a good idea



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How to get There

Drive north from Colombo. In Palaviya turn for Kalpitya peninsula. Before reaching Kalpitia you have to turn towards Kandakuli to reach the beach area.


Access to the spot can be found along the beach

Wind Conditions

Wind Range

From 12 to 27 Knots

% of Windy days per month

Main wind directions

Forecast on windy.com

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