Pearl of the Indian Ocean is famous for its beautiful beaches, and Sri Lanka is one of the most popular beach destinations. Paradise Island has two monsoon seasons affecting different areas at different times of the year. Therefore, advance planning to visit Sri Lanka is a must. Visitors should avoid beaches in the west and southwest from May through September and East and North from October through February.
Situated in the centre of Tamil culture Nilaveli has a gentle surf due to its small reef. Beach is broad and lined with palms and coconut trees. A boat ride to Pigeon Island national park is a must in Trincomalee.
This arrow spread beach is only two hours from Colombo, and it is the largest fishing port in Sri Lanka. A natural jetty makes the surf calm and great for swimming.
With many beach bars, restaurants and boutiques, Negombo beach is popular among tourists and locals as a perfect getaway with friends and family. Live bands playing along with the beach ads a lively vibe