The town is situated on the western coast in the Western Province of Srilanka. It is known for the cultivation of rich palms and the production of Vinegar worldwide. It is the home to a few historical places such as the ancient catholic church. Previously it was named Veda doova, later name was changed to Wadduwa. Wadduwa is popular for the products made from coconut fiber such as brooms, carpets, etc.
Flying to Wadduwa: Bandaranaike International Airport (74.5 km away) is the nearest airport. It provides domestic flights to Batticaloa, Bentota, Dickwella, Hambantota, Nuwara Eliya & Sigiriya and international flights to Abu-Dhabi, Bangalore, Delhi, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Moscow, Singapore and Tokyo.
Driving to Wadduwa:
|Destination||Distance (km)||Time (hh:mm)|
|Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia||104 km||4:40|