Category: Beaches

Arisimale Beach – අරිසිමලේ මුහුදු වෙරල

Arisimale Beach

Arisimale Beach lies off the beaten track about 50 kms North of Trincomalee in the town of Pulmude. In Tamil arisi means rice and malai means mountain. Thus this is the ‘Mountain of Rice’ in Tamil.

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Hikkaduwa Beach – හික්කඩුව වෙරළ

Sunset in Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa is a coastal town on the southern coast of Sri Lanka 100 kilometers away from Colombo. Beaches of Hikkaduwa has been a popular tourist destination since 1970’s and was the most popular beach known internationally for a very long

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Pasikudah and Kalkudah Beaches – පාසිකුඩා හා කල්කුඩා වෙරළ තීරු

Kaluda Beach

When it comes to great beaches, you will be spoiled for choice along the east coast of Sri Lanka. Pasikudah  and Kalkudah are two great beach stretches just 33 kilometers away from Batticaloa. The two beaches lie on the two

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Beaches of Trincomalee – ත්‍රිකුණාමල මුහුදු වෙරල

Uppuveli Sunrise - Trincomalee

Trincomalee is considered one of the newest hot spot for tourism. 30 years of terror of the Tamil Tigers had saved the beaches of east cost from being commercialized. Kilometers of empty white sandy beaches  with crystal clear sea has

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Arugam Bay Beach – ආරුගම් බොක්ක

published under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 license by Alessandro Longhi

Arugam bay is considered the undisputed best surfing spot in Sri Lanka. Lying hidden in the laid back eastern coast, it lies in 312 kms from Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka. Arugam Surf Point is a small bay which

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Negombo – මීගමුව

beautiful beaches of Negombo

Negombo is a town of about 65,000, approximately 37 km north of Colombo, in Sri Lanka. It is located at the mouth of the Negombo lagoon, about 7 km from the Bandaranaike International Airport. Negombo has a small port, and

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Casuarina Beach in Jaffna – කැසුවාරිනා මුහුදු වෙරල

1/2 boats used by fisherman Casuarina Beach - Jaffna

Jaffna Peninsula is blessed number good beaches. The Casuarina Beach in Karainagar is considered the best beach in the Jaffna Peninsula. The beach lies on the north of  Karativu island, one of the largest island in the peninsula  which is

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