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Flights to Ampara

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Ampara is a city in Sri Lanka's Eastern Province, situated about 360 kilometres east of Colombo. This destination offers a mix of cultural and natural attractions. Those interested in history can visit the Deegavapi Stupa, a sacred Buddhist monument. Wildlife lovers can explore Kumana National Park, known for its elephants, leopards, and birdlife. Ampara is also a good choice for beach relaxation, with beaches like Arugam Bay popular for surfing. If you're looking for a destination that combines cultural heritage, wildlife experiences, and beautiful beaches, Ampara could be a good fit for your travel plans.

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Airports near Ampara

Reach Ampara your way. You can easily travel to Ampara using any of these 4 airports.

Bandaranaike International Airport

This is the main international airport in Sri Lanka and is located approximately 200 kilometres northwest of Ampara. It is the closest major airport and offers a wide range of international flights.


Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport

Located about 250 kilometres southwest of Ampara, this airport is another option for international travellers. However, it has limited international flight options compared to Bandaranaike International Airport.


Trincomalee Airport

If you prefer a more regional airport, Trincomalee Airport is located approximately 100 kilometres northeast of Ampara. It primarily serves domestic flights but also has limited international connections.


Batticaloa Airport

For a more local airport, Batticaloa Airport is situated around 60 kilometres southeast of Ampara. It mainly operates domestic flights and can be a convenient option for travellers looking to avoid long drives or connecting flights.

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Things to do in Ampara

With a wealth of sights to see in Ampara, here are our top 3:

Discover the Ancient Wonders of Ampara

Explore the archaeological site of Ampara, home to the ancient Buddhist temple, Deegavapi Stupa. Immerse yourself in Sri Lanka's rich history and marvel at the intricate stone carvings and statues that date back to the 2nd century BC.

Experience the Wild Side of Ampara

Embark on an unforgettable safari adventure in the Maduru Oya National Park. Witness elephants, leopards, and a variety of bird species in their natural habitat, and experience the thrill of the wild like never before.

Unwind in the Serene Beauty of Ampara

Find your peace in the tranquil surroundings of the Senanayake Samudraya Lake, the largest reservoir in Sri Lanka. Enjoy a leisurely boat ride, watch the sunset over the water, and let the serene beauty of Ampara captivate your senses.

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