Beaches Sri Lanka

Enchanting beaches of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is famous for its beautiful beaches that attract visitors from all over the world. With white sand, clear waters and palm trees, these beaches offer the perfect setting for relaxation and adventure. Whether you are looking for a quiet place to relax or an active beach full of water sports, there is a beach in Sri Lanka for your holiday.

Mirissa Beach

Mirissa Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Sri Lanka. This picturesque beach offers calm waters ideal for swimming and snorkelling. In addition, Mirissa is famous for its whale watching trips which are an unforgettable experience.

  • Activities: Swimming, snorkelling, whale watching trips, beach bars and restaurants.

Unawatuna Beach

Unawatuna is another paradise for beach lovers. This beach is protected by a coral reef, making it a safe place to swim and snorkel. The beach is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation and offers many opportunities for water sports and beach activities.

  • Activities: Swimming, snorkeling, diving, kayaking, beach sports.

Hikkaduwa Beach

Hikkaduwa is known for its vibrant coral reefs and rich underwater life. This beach is ideal for divers and snorkelers who want to discover the beauty beneath the surface of the sea. Hikkaduwa also offers many beach bars and restaurants where you can enjoy local cuisine and refreshing drinks.

  • Activities: Diving, snorkeling, surfing, beach bars and restaurants.

Arugam Bay Beach

For those looking for adventure and adrenaline, Arugam Bay is the perfect place. This beach is one of the best surfing locations in Sri Lanka and attracts surfers from all over the world. In addition to surfing, Arugam Bay offers quiet coves and beautiful scenery for relaxation.

  • Activities: Surfing, swimming, relaxing on the beach, beach cafes and restaurants.

Safety and comfort

Your safety and comfort are our priority. Lifeguards and water sports instructors are available at all our recommended beaches. We will also provide you with information on the best times to visit and conditions at each beach.

For more information and help planning your visit, please contact us at the resort reception. We look forward to welcoming you and exploring the enchanting beaches of Sri Lanka together!

More activities

From the comfort of our resort, where you can enjoy the hospitable atmosphere, just relax on the beach and enjoy the gastronomic experience in our restaurant, we will offer you a wide range of opportunities for active relaxation in the surrounding area and trips to explore the beauty of Sl. You can fully enjoy hiking in the picturesque countryside, water activities in the endless ocean, adventurous trips to discover the rich flora and fauna in national parks or following the traces of cultural monuments.
Sleeping Elephant Beach Resort is the ideal place for those who want to experience the best that Sri Lanka has to offer. Come and discover the beauty and diversity of Sri Lanka with us. We look forward to your visit!

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