Trincomalee is home to the fine beaches of Nilaveli, Uppuveli, Marble Beach,the off-shore Pigeon Island and one of the ideal destination for diving, snorkeling, swimming and whale watching.
The Perl of the Indian Ocean Sri Lanka is with never-ending white sandy beaches, coral islands and shimmering blue seas. North Eastern coastal belt is distinctly different from the other coastal areas of the island. The city of Trincomalee is located on a peninsula, which divides the inner and outer harbours. One of the finest natural deep-water harbours in the world is located 257 km north-east of Colombo which is considered as the commercial hub of Sri Lanka. It is home to the fine beaches of Nilaveli, Uppuveli, Marble Beach and the off-shore Pigeon Island. Trincomalee is one of the ideal destination for diving, snorkeling, swimming and whale watching.
History of Trincomalee goes back to 6th century be as Gokanna international sea port. This area is very rich with ancient ruins of ancient Buddhist temples and is considered as a major Buddhist cultural and archaeological site of Sri Lanka. There are some hot spring wells located near Trincomalee and one of the most important Hindu shrine too. Fort Fedrick is standing on the middle of Trincomalee sententiously.
Long peak season of Trincomalee that extends for March to October, basking in the sun on the secluded beaches of Trincomalee, go snorkeling or diving and discover the magnificent marine life around the coral reefs, or take a whale-watching expedition and explore ancient Sinhalese rich cultural evidence and enjoy your holiday in Trincomalee area in Sri Lanka.
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