Beaches

Pasikudah
pasikudah ,recognized as one of the safest beaches and very famous among the travellers who travel around sri lankan tourisam areas.

Pasikudah, recognized as one of the safest beaches and very famous among the travellers who travel around Sri Lankan tourisam areas. Beach located in the eastern coast of Sri Lanka. Near to baticloa. The sea is visualized with crystal clear water. Foreign traveller never miss this beach as it is known as an ideak destination for a sea bath, Throughout the year the beach is fully crowed with travellers from around the world, in the season many surfers come to frolic with the waves in Pasikudah beach. Pasikudah is appropriate for the beginners in surfing.

Bentota

A major tourist attraction beach in sri lanak.water sports,trutle hatchary river safari are major things in bentota.

Bentota is a coastal town in Sri Lanka, located in the Galle District of the Southern Province, Governed by an Urban Council. It is approximately 65 kilometers (40 mi) south of Colombo and 56 kilometers (35 mi) north of Galle. Bentota is situated on the southern bank of the Bentota River mouth, at an elevation of 3 metres (9.8 ft) above the sea level. The name of the town is derived from a mythical story which claims a demon named ‘Bem’ ruled the tota or river bank. Bantotais a major tourist attraction beach in┬áSri Lanak. Water sports, Trutle hatchary river safari are major things in Bentota.

Tangalle

Tangalle is a centre of tourism and a popular holiday destination on the south coast.Tangalle is a large town in Hambantota District, Southern Province, Sri Lanka, governed by an Urban Council. It is one of the largest towns in southern province. It is located 195 km (121 mi) south of Colombo and 35 km (22 mi) east of Matara. It has a mild climate, in comparison to the rest of the district, and sandy beaches.

Tangalle is a regionally important fishing port, situated on one of the largest bays in Sri Lanka, which is protected from the ocean by an enclosing reef. It is a centre of tourism and a popular holiday destination on the south coast. In the town centre there is an old Dutch fort which is used as a prison today The Dutch and subsequently the British used Tangalle as an important anchorage on the southern coast of the island. The Dutch Fort, Rest House and Court House are a few remaining examples of Dutch architecture in Tangalle.

Nilaveli

Nilaveli one of the main tourist attractions in Sri Lanka.
Nilaveli (Pronounced Nilaa-Veli, Tamil translation Open-land of the moon-shine) is a coastal resort town located about 16 km North-West of Trincomalee, Trincomalee District, Sri Lanka. It used to be a popular tourist destination, however due to 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami and Sri Lankan Civil War tourist numbers have declined, until 2010 onwards, we can see a significant increase in the number of tourists. Once again Nilaveli has become one of the main tourist attractions in Sri Lanka.

Trincomalee

Trincomalee
Trincomalee is the administrative headquarters of the Trincomalee District and major resort port city of Eastern Province, Sri Lanka. Located on the east coast of the island overlooking the Trincomalee Harbour, 113 miles south of Jaffna and 69 miles north of Batticaloa, Trincomalee has been one of the main centres of Tamil language speaking culture on the island for over two millennia. The Trincomalee Bay Harbour, bridged by the Mahavilli Ganga River to the south.

Unawatuna

Unawatuna is a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka and famous for its beautiful beach and corals.
Unawatuna is a coastal town in Galle district of Sri Lanka. Unawatuna is a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka and famous for its beautiful beach and corals. It is a suburb of Galle, about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) southeast to the city center and approximately 108 kilometres (67 mi) south of Colombo. Unawatuna is situated at an elevation of 5 metres (16 ft) above the sea level.

Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa's beach and night life make it a popular tourist destination.
Hikkaduwa is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka located in the Southern Province, about 17 km (11 mi) north-west of Galle and 98 km (61 mi) south of Colombo. Hikkaduwa’s beach and night life make it a popular tourist destination. It is a well-known international destination for board-surfing.

Arugam bay

Tourism in Arugam Bay is dominated by surf tourism.
Arugam Bay is a bay situated on the Indian Ocean in the dry zone of Sri Lanka’s southeast coast. The bay is located 320 kilometres (200 mi) due east of Colombo, and approximately 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) south of the market town of Pottuvil. The main settlement in the area, known locally as Ullae, is predominantly Muslim,however there is a significant Tamil and Sinhala population to the south of the village, as well as a number of international migrants, largely from Europe and Australia. While traditionally fishing has dominated the local economy, tourism has grown rapidly in the area in recent years. Tourism in Arugam Bay is dominated by surf tourism, thanks to several quality breaks in the area, however tourists are also attracted by the local beaches, lagoons, historic temples.