Distance from Colombo – 11.9 km (31 minutes)
Mount Lavinia Beach is a beach strip situated just outside of Colombo city, in Mount Lavinia area. There are many nice restaurants and pubs along beach. It is a great place to relax overlooking the beautiful ocean and sunset. The Mount Lavinia Hotel is located close by. The beach is quite crowded during the weekends. It is more relaxing and peaceful during the week.