Category : Beaches

Beaches in Sri Lanka

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Trincomalee

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Trincomalee is a deepwater harbor and is home to the beaches of Nilaveli, Uppuveli and the off-shore Pigeon Island. It is known as a whale watching destination
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Tangalle

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Tangalle is a town located 35 km (22 mi) east of Matara and 195 km (121 mi) south of Colombo. It comprises several bays, including Goyambokka, Pallikkudawa, Medaketiya and Medilla.
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Koggala

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Koggala is a small village on Sri Lanka’s south coast and is a well-known surfing destination. It is located 130 km (81 mi) south of Colombo. The Koggala
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Dickwella

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Dickwella beach, also known as Dikwella or Dikwella South, is a small coastal town in the Matara district of Sri Lanka. It is located 22 km (14 mi) east
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Polhena

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Polhena is a beach located in Matara and contains a 4 km (2.5 mi) long coral reefabout 200 m (660 ft) off the shore. Because of this, the water near
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Weligama

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Weligama is a small fishing town located about 30 km (19 mi) east of Galle. It is relatively quiet and is located around a broad bay. The name Weligama is
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Mirissa

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Mirissa is a beach located close to the southern tip of Sri Lanka, approximately 200 km (120 mi) from the equator,and 4 km (2.5 mi) southeast of Weligama, a town on the
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Unawatuna

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Unawatuna is a city located 140 km (87 mi) south of Colombo. The beach is semi-circular and stretches approximately one kilometer. Unawatuna is also known for its sea turtle population
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Beruwala

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Beruwala is a city located 55 km (34 mi) south of Colombo and 92 km (57 mi) south of Bandaranaike International Airport. It is the first main beach resort in