You will love to visit Kataragama, that is the holy town in Hambantota. Hindus as well as Buddhists, love to visit this place. In this place, there are 2 different religions that blend together. From Colombo, this place is located around 228 km away. For devotees, it is the well-known pilgrimage spot.
It is the divine attraction!
Kataragama festival, is an another highlight of the place. This festival lasts for around 2 weeks. People from different parts of the country come to visit place during the festival in order to pay homage to the gods. In this place you can also visit river Manik Ganga. It is considered to be the River of Gems that also possess some healing properties.