Sri Lankan East Coast is a hidden gem on Earth. It has some of the best beaches that are yet to be discovered by travellers. The best time to plan a holiday on the East Coast is during the dry months from May to September. East Coast Sri Lanka Holidays is perfect for those who want to get the taste of this culturally vibrant land with some relaxing beach time. Yala National Park Tours is highly recommended during your visit to the Sri Lankan East Coast.
Yala National Park
Nestled in one corner of the south-east coast, Yala National Park is a wonderland for adventure seekers and nature lovers. This wildlife sanctuary is a home to numerous wild animals namely leopards, Asian elephants, sloth bear, wild buffalo, sambar deer and many different birds. Yala National Park Tours offer wildlife safaris in the lap of nature which is an absolute treat for the eyes. Always keep your binoculars ready, you never know when you might get a glimpse of a wild animal or a bird. If you want to get immersed in the magnificence of the wilderness, there are various accommodation options available for a comfortable stay.
Arugam Bay, also known as the surf capital is worth visiting when you are in Sri Lanka. The ideal season for surfing is from April to October. Even if you are a non-surfer, this place will mesmerize you. Relax by the beach; indulge in tasty dishes or just watch the sunset. Arugam Bay is the perfect place to lead a laid-back life. Another prime attraction in the Arugam Bay is the Pottuvil Lagoon. You can simply go for a cruise ride through the mangrove and experience nature and wildlife.
Trincomalee is a little town on the Sri Lankan east coast. Two of the most popular beaches in Trincomalee are Nilaveli and Uppuveli. These white sandy beaches are a photographer’s paradise. You can rent a motorbike and explore the surrounding. A visit to the Fort Frederik is a must when you are here. This fort was built by the Portuguese rulers in 1623. In the current times, this fort is under military control but open for tourists. Another prominent attraction is the Koneswaram Temple. From the temple area, you get a mesmerizing view of the Trincomalee Bay. Just sip a coconut and experience the beauty of this location.
Pasikudah is an untouched piece of heaven on the planet. The shallow waters of the beach are calm and mysterious which makes it perfect for chilling. This long stretch of shallow coastline allows you to indulge in long walks in a few feet of water without leaving the smooth sand bed. Thus, Pasikudah is the perfect beach destination to unwind and restore.
East Coast Sri Lanka Holidays will give you an experience of a lifetime. Also, there will be a lot of leisure time for you to immerse in the picturesque sight around you.