Where is it: Unawatuna – (150 KMS) south of Colombo, on the west coast of Sri Lanka.
When to go: November to March
Currency: Rupees – LKR
Province: Southern Province
District: Galle District
Popular for: Beach, Coral and Water Activity
Unawatuna, in Sri Lanka is located exactly 6 km away from Galle which is known for its amazing beaches with golden white sands under the rays of the sun, cafes and restaurants, sightseeing places that are frequently visited by the tourists throughout the year. The most exotic thing about this place is the famous banana shaped golden beach where you can relax and also take a dip in the cold water along with a choice of sunbathing. All that you will enjoy doing in this place is undergoing recreational activities, shopping for souvenirs, tasting vivid local cuisines, watching the turquoise waters and also the beautiful sunset.
Best Time to Visit Unawatuna
The most favorable climate that is ideal for your visit to Unawatuna is during the months from October to April when the temperature stays moderate and the environs support sightseeing and transfers from place to place with tourists visiting the place for spending quality days. You can pay a visit to Talpe which is a small town with the breathtaking views of the beach, the Jungle beach which is located in between Unawatuna and Galle, Unawatuna beach, Peace Pagoda which is located atop the Galle fort, Rumassala South beach which is located near to the Galle-Matara's main road, Sea Turtle Hatchery is situated in Habaraduwa, Mihiripenna beach which is the famous one on the south coast, famous Dalawella beach, Koggala beach which is known as the longest beach in Sri Lanka, followed by the Galle fort as some of the major places that are visited by the tourists throughout the year. For more information on holiday to Sri Lnaka contact Swan Tours or call 011 23415601.