Located in southern Sri Lanka, the town of Unawatuna is a famed beach holiday destination of the Island nation. With its sandy white beach fringed by swaying palm trees overlooking the turquoise waters, the Unawatuna beach looks straight out of heaven. As if that isn’t a reason enough to visit Unawatuna, there other unique attractions in the town. The Japanese peace pagoda is one such popular tourist destination in Sri Lanka. Nestled in the midst of a jungle, The Japanese peace pagoda has a stupa and faces the ocean. Another marvellous tourist attraction near Unawatuna is the old town of Galle and its fortifications. The Picturesque town was founded by the Portuguese and fortified by the Dutch. Such is the charm of the place that a stroll around the town will make you feel as if you are in a colonial town. Other things to do in Unawatuna include visiting the Rumassala Sanctuary and The Sea Turtle Farm and hatchery. For water sports lovers and adventure seekers wondering what they will get here, you’ll find umpteen things to do starting from snorkelling to scuba diving; Jungle beach is specifically famous for that. Do you need to take a break? Unawatuna is the ultimate destination for that. Take a look from our Srilanka holiday package and start planning your vacation right away.