A jewel of a city that dazzles along the soft sandy shores of Sri Lanka, Kalutara is where Glenross Plantation Villa is situated amidst 60 acres of a lush rubber tree plantation in the Neboda area. Named after the Kalu Ganga (River) that flows through the town, Kalutara is a scenic hamlet located approximately within 1 and a half hour’s drive away from Colombo and the Bandaranaike International Airport.
For those who want to seek out the pleasures of the Emerald Isle, Kalutara is a fine location to set out to, for here an extravaganza of culture and natural beauty awaits your exploration. Kalutara will delight and awe you with its many attractions that range from golden beaches to magnificent monuments.
Kalutara Bodhiya which stands tall and proud by the river and the entrance to the city, is the crowning glory of Kalutara as this majestic structure is the only Buddha Stupa in the world which is entirely hollow. More attractions in the area include the legendary Richmond Castle and boat rides along the Kalu Ganga.
Take leisurely strolls through the shimmering sands of Calido beach, Kalutara’s most popular beach. Within view of the Kalutara Bodhiya, Calido beach is a thin golden strip that runs between the Kalu Ganga and the Indian Ocean.