The Vayu Resort,It is a dream location for the Kitesurfers: Pristine Conditions, Virtually the first kiters on the scene, 16 KM of flat water conditions and the most stable, consistent winds Sri Lanka has to offer ! Did we forget to say that you will be surrounded with nature and sharing the elements of Earth, Wind, Water with migratory birds!
The Vayu Resort location is at the start of the Adam’s Bridge on the Mannar Pennisula. You will not get a better location than this for kitesurfing. The sand banks that extend to India are believed to be made by the Ape Men (Hanuman) of the army of Rama to rescue his wife Sita from the Rakshasa King, Ravana and is documented in the chronicles of the Ramayana!
For the Kiters, the wind is at its strongest and consistent in the whole of Sri Lanka. The sandy beaches offer excellent riding conditions for advanced, intermediate and novice Kitesurfers. The Vayu Resort have a safety boat and staff to ensure you will have a hassle free and safe experience.
The Kitecamp for 2017 consists of 14 bungalows, and tents, a dinning and stunning chillout zone as well as many areas of relaxation. All meals are included in the price as well as tea and coffee around the clock.
The sunsets as well as the starry nights are stunning. The Vayu camp also offers Yoga, Massage, SUP, Kayaks and Nature Based excursions. All bungalows have a 2 - 4 bed option, attached open to the stars showers and a verandah for you to relax.
As with their setup in Kalpitiya, the vibes will remain the same. We continue to be a rustic location with lots of care and attention to detail. The Vayu Resort offer Western and Local food. The local food reflects the different culture and cuisine that's found in the North of Sri Lanka.
The camp is about 300 KM from the airport in Colombo. On route you could stop to see the Elephants and Ancient Cities as well. A shared taxi option is also available to save cost.
The protected sand banks of Mannar are renown for strong winds and migratory birds visiting place. You are in an Ornitholgists Dream Escape with countless species that can be spotted from your verandah!
Activities and Excursions around The Vayu Resort
City - Mannar
Category - Beach Hotels
Distance from Colombo - 289 km (5 h 30 min Drive)
Distance from Airport - 257 km (4 h 55 min Drive)
Price Guide - Rates on Request