If you are a beginner, the Baby point is the best surf point in Arugam Bay for you. With waves that rise 2-3 ft high, the place is shallow, and sandy sea bed and has a right-hand break. The best time to surf in Baby Point is from July to November
Offering you perfect waves for expert surfers, Pottuvil Points delivers a right-hand break and a 1000 meter distance to the show so you can easily pull some tricks and enjoy a barrel too. Best time to surf in Pottuvil Point is from August to November.
With year-round surf-perfect waves, Whiskey point is heavily windy, thus ideal for long boarders, paddle boarders as well as for kite surfers. Here you can enjoy up to 3-4 ft high waves and a 200-300 m distance to ride in on.
Located 40 minutes away from Arugam Bay, Lighthouse point is a surf point that is located off the beaten path. You can easily reach this spot by a tuk-tuk. The journey to place will offer you amazing views of Arugam Bay village life, its temples, and paddy fields. At Lighthouse Point, you can experience waves up to 3-4 ft in height and has a distance of 200-300 m to the shore.
Located in a walking distance from Arugam Bay town, Elephant/ Crocodile Rock is a surf point perfect for beginners to experience some surfing adventure. The best time to visit the place is during a sunset or a sunrise as the place offers you magical views of the surrounding during the golden hours.
Ideal for beginners and intermediate surfers, Peanut farm is another clean right-hand break with a sandy bottom. The place is best from July to November and assures you waves of 3-4 ft high. You get a distance of 200-350 m to the shore in Peanut farm in Arugam Bay.
With a sandy and reef sea bed, the area provides you 3-5 ft high waves with a 200-300 wave distance. The right break is best to surf in the afternoon so you can view some sun bathing crocodiles.
Secret Surf Spot
With 5-6 ft high waves, the place offers you a wave distance of 40-60 m. The place with a sandy bottom and thick hollow and steep is only for skilled surfers.