in Western Province, Sri Lanka

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.583 and 79.959 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 34' 59" and E 79° 57' 33"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - LKR
Spoken languages:
Sinhala, Tamil, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:09 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Colombo
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-0.850 and -91.033 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Santo Tomas
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Current travel safety evaluation for Sri Lanka in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Sri Lanka.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Sri Lanka. Last Update: 2023-02-08 08:14:31

Discover Kalutara

Kalutara in Western Province with it's 38,000 citizens is a place in Sri Lanka about 25 mi (or 41 km) south of Colombo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kalutara is now 08:09 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Colombo with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kalutara, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Sri Lanka is Colombo Ratmalana Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 28 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Sri Lanka is Sinharaja Forest Reserve in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km), East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Colombo, Ratnapura, Katunayaka, Galle and Kandy. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 10th of February 2023

29°C (84 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 11th of February 2023

29°C (84 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 12th of February 2023

29°C (84 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Vendol Resort

4,6 mi
921 Paralle Rd, Pohodaramulla
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Citrus Waskaduwa

4,7 mi
No. 427 Samanthara Road Kuda Waskaduwa
12580 Wadduwa
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Roy Villa Beach Hotel

3,5 mi
Nainawatta 1st Cross Street
1250 Kalutara
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Villa Ocean View

5,3 mi
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Coco Royal Beach Resort - Waskaduwa

6,2 mi
Beach Road, Mahawaskaduwa
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Serene Pavilions

6,4 mi
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Avani Kalutara Resort - Kalutara Sri Lanka (Official Video)

Published: September 08, 2012
Length: 48:52 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Serendib Leisure

Avani Kalutara Resort - Kalutara, Sri Lanka. Official Video (2012). For more information, please visit the hotel website http://www.serendibleisure.com/avani-kalutara-resort/

A tour of the Avani Kalutara

Published: January 14, 2013
Length: 38:37 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Asif Hayat

This is not official from the hotel or linked to the hotel in anyway apart from, that we stayed there. Hi this is a quick tour of the Avani Kalutara in Sri Lanka. Sorry if this is not steady...

Kalutara - Grüner Markt

Published: December 15, 2012
Length: 31:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Suedostasien2003

In der Kreisstadt Kalutrara ( Sri-Lanka ; Westküste ) ist nur ein kleiner Grüner Markt . Dort gibt es Obst und Gemüse und noch so manches andere.

Kalutara Town

Published: September 25, 2014
Length: 09:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Fashan Fassy

Fashan Fassy.

Engaging the engine back on track after the M6 derailment @ Kalutara South - 25-10-14

Published: October 26, 2014
Length: 19:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Conrad Alvares

Seen in this video is the process of putting back the M6 back on the rails, after it was derailed near Kalutara South Railway Station on 25-10-14. The breakdown Service of the SLR has worked...

Rich Look Kalutara

Published: October 01, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Lahiru Chamikara

Special Thanks : Dimuthu and Janaka.

Kalutara - Obst Gemüsemarkt

Published: December 23, 2014
Length: 24:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suedostasien2003

Mit dem Localbus fährt man von Aluthgama nach Kalutara ( Sri Lanka - Westküste ) in ca. 20 Minuten. Das einfache Ticket kostet 58 Rupie.Auf dem Obst - Gemüsemarkt kann man auch Gewürze...

Kalutara Bodhi Chaitya

Published: January 23, 2014
Length: 37:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Supun Sudaraka

Inside of the Kalutara Bodhi Chaitya. Kalutara, Sri Lanka.

Kalutara Hotels - OneStopHotelDeals.com

Published: July 13, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: onestophoteldeals2

http://www.onestophoteldeals.com/ Compare Kalutara accommodation and Kalutara hotel deals from world's leading reservation websites with option to compare and select the best deal for Kalutara...

Vesak - 2012 Kalutara - Budu piyaneni

Published: May 07, 2012
Length: 10:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chinthaka Abeyratne

පෝරුතොට පරපුරේ දරුවෝ අසන්න ඔවුන් ගයන මධුර ස්වරය....... කටුකුරුන්ද රෝමානු කතෝ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Kalutara Stadium

Kalutara Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Kalutara, Sri Lanka. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home games of Blue Star SC. The stadium holds 15,000 people. This stadium is popularly known as "Kalutara Park Ground". This stadium is located in the heart of kalutara city.

Located at 6.58639, 79.9631 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Sri Lanka, Buildings and structures in Western Province, Sri Lanka

SLAF Katukurunda

SLAF Katukurunda is a Sri Lanka Air Force base located near the town of Kalutara in Sri Lanka. Originally established as a Royal Naval Air Station HMS Ukussa it was reactivated in 1984 by the Sri Lanka Air Force. It is the venue for many motor races conduct in association with the Air Force Sports Board and with the with Sports Ministry approval.

Located at 6.55212, 79.9775 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Air Force bases, Buildings and structures in Western Province, Sri Lanka

Kalu River

Kalu River is a river in Sri Lanka. Measuring 129 km in length, the river originates from Adam's Peak and reach the sea at Kalutara. The Black River flows through the Ratnapura and the Kalutara District and pass the city Ratnapura. The mountainous forests in the Central Province and the Sinharaja Forest Reserve are the main sources of water for the river.

Located at 6.57194, 79.9597 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Sri Lanka

Kalutara Balika National School

The Kalutara Balika National School is a Buddhist girl's school in Kalutara, Sri Lanka. It was known as "Kaluatara Balika Vidyalaya" before it became a national school on March 9, 1998.

Located at 6.5857, 79.9645 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Kalutara

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kalutara.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kalutara South, Kalutara, KTY, Калутара