Best Months to Visit: May to October
Recommended Duration: 1 Day
Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
Area: 7.5 km²
Province: Eastern Province
Population: 99,135 (2012)
District: Trincomalee District
Popular for: The Bay of Trincomalee's harbor, Beach, Hindu and Buddhist sites of historical importance
Trincomalee is a peaceful and tranquil place to visit in Sri Lanka which is renowned as Gokarna, a port city with white sandy beaches and beautiful harbors. This place is popular because of the Trincomalee or Gokarna Bay and the ‘Then Kailasam’ temple which is one of the most famous spots in the city. The most favorable time for you to pay a visit to Trincomalee is during the months of May to June when the temperature is moderate, thus suitable for the vacationers who seek to explore the nitty gritty of the place in detail.
Best Places to Visit Trincomalee
The top places that serve as the best spots for sightseeing are, Fort Frederick built in the 17th century, Koneswaram temple that is located above the bay, Pathirakali Amman Temple is a Hindu temple of the goddess Kali, Kanniya Hot Springs is on the east coast of Sri Lanka in Trincomalee including the seven square wells, Lovers’ Leap, Swami Rock is in the port town of Trincomalee which is best known for the Koneswaram Kovil, Marble beach and so on. For more information on travel to Srilanka contact Swan Tours or call 011 23415601.