Maintaining fame for its stunning stretches of beaches and glamorous coral reefs spreading along the shoreline, Unawatuna can be boldly placed in many hot lists around the world. Located within a cove, Unawatuna today offers some of the best beaches for sea bathing. Step through its palm fringed beaches into turquoise waters for a healthy swim or simply snorkel into the blue world under your feet for a colorful experience spinning between the stripes of reef fish & their habitats. Overnight at Unawatuna.
Yala – with its glory spinning around vast grasslands, shrubs, tanks and dunes – rightfully is the heartland of wildlife in Sri Lanka. As your jeep rumble through the giant gates of Yala, you are not only stepping into the most visited national park in the country, but also the lands of a civilization which thrived during the reign of Sri Lankan kings. You name it, and Yala has it! Its usual inmates cover herds of elephant, sloth bear, spotted dear, jackal, extensively populated bird life as well as the highest density of leopards in the world that garnish the park to be one of the finest destinations in the country. Feel the rough track as your jeep thunders over rocks and swish passing narrow bends for an exhilarating experience blended with the cries of wilderness under the tropical sun. Overnight in Tissamaharama.
Arugam Bay – the surfer’s delight – boasts of white sandy beaches stretching into miles with milky waves caressing the shoreline. Leave your footprints along the immaculate beach and if it is surfing, jet skiing, body boarding, barefoot skiing, underwater photography, diving across shipwrecks or anything else to do with water, just watch how the ”surfer’s retreat” has tuned its pitch into perfection under the sun! Overnight at Arugam Bay.
Free time for relax and surfing. Overnight at Arugam Bay..
Renowned for its off-shore reefs that create the perfect sea bathing and water sporting environment Pasikudah boasts of shallow waters that heat up to bathtub temperatures under the tropical sun. Walk across white sandy beaches under coconut palms twisting their way towards heaven or simply wade out some distance into the sea if you’re up for a good swim. Collectively, this is a retreat of tranquility & relaxation. Overnight at Pasikudah.
Free time for relax and swimming
Enter the granite-built Portuguese fort resting in the heart of Trincomalee or head towards the crystal blue sea for an enthralling experience in scuba diving, snorkeling or fishing. Visit the classical-medieval Hindu temple ‘Koneswaram’ built in Dravidian style or take a stroll towards the Bhadrakali Amman Temple dedicated to the goddess Kali. Pigeon Island is a popular marine sanctuary Pigeon Island and houses some of the best preserved coral reefs. Overnight at a beach hotel in nearby Nilaveli.
Free time for relax and swimming.
Overnight at a beach hotel in Negombo.
Free time at the hotel until your departure to Colombo Airport and end of this marvelous discovery of the East Coast.