Located along the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Unawatuna is a crescent-shaped beach that features golden sand shores with clear blue waters accompanied by stun. It is also known as one of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka.
Unawatuna is a fishing village located about 5 km from the heritage city of Galle, The village home to a gorgeous beach which is regarded as one of the most famous and beautiful beaches of Sri Lanka. The beach is home to a myriad of attractions and exciting things to do, making it a must-visit place during your time in Sri Lanka.
Things to do
This beach is a great spot to relax by soaking up the sun and to work your tan. The beach is surrounded by a myriad of restaurants and cafes where you can head out if you get a craving for munchies.
The Jungle beach
Located at a close proximity to the main beach there is also another beach called Jungle Beach which also offers a relatively calm sea which is ideal for swimming and snorkelling.
Getting there and accommodation options
You can reach Unawatuna from Colombo by train will also be a unique experience as you could enjoy the stunning views of the coastline during your journey and you can reach the beach by a tuk-tuk. You can find many accommodation options located close to the beach the likes of Cantaloupe Levels which is a resort hotel in Unawatuna.
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