|Capital||Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte|
|Population||Approximately 21 million|
|Average temperature||27° - 31°C (81° - 88°F)|
|Currency||Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)|
|Languages spoken||Sinhalese, Tamil and English|
Kalpitiya is one of the best spots to watch dolphins, hundreds of them will swim pass by the boats playing, creating best memories of your holiday. Best time to catch these playful creatures in action is during mid-October to mid-May.