The West Coast of Sri Lanka is the most happening coastal area in the country. Many tourists can be found all year long in the West. With the taste of a mixed culture and traditions in the West, it gets any visitor attracted to its natural beauty in no time. As coastal areas have been conquered by the Portuguese, Dutch and British some of their remarkable buildings are present to this date. Negombo is one of the main cities in the West. The most happening beaches, hotels and restaurants are in Negombo. The city is famous for its beach and the delicious seafood the surrounding offers.