The Island has long been a famous beach destination with most of the seashore. You can have a worthwhile leisure that you never forget. There are more attractive destinations in Sri Lanka coastline. We can’t recommend the best place for you because it’s a hard job to give a good list. But we can mention most charming and most fun Sri Lanka beaches, that you can have a better feeling with your trip.
Sri Lanka influenced by two monsoon seasons that affect different parts at the country. Island position close to the Equator means that temperatures remain fairly constant year-round. Coastal and lowland areas enjoy average daytime temperatures of around 26–30°C. So, November to June is the best time to visit this coastal area.
The East Coast with the months between April to September, beach sites like Arugam Bay, Nilaveli, Pasikuda and Kalkuda are free from the monsoon rains. Pasikuda and Kalkuda are perfect places for swimming with calm water. Nilaveli is a peaceful and quiet place to have your holiday. Pigeon island and coral reef is one of the best diving and snorkeling spots near Nilaveli. Arugam Bay features an attractive palm-fringed beach and a famous break point that makes it particularly popular with surfers.
The best time to visit west coast is December to April. With sunny, clear sky and maybe little rainy places like Bentota, Hikkaduwa and Negombo will never ruin your dream holiday. If you want a quick break before flying home Negombo is the best place. Just one hour from the Colombo, 10km away from the Bandaranayaka International Airport. You can have adventures like kite-surfing and boat trips in Negombo. With famous coral gardens and amazing nightlife, you will never forget the time you have in Hikkaduwa. One of the best place and famous tourist attraction back in the 1970s. Bentota famous for water-skiing, jet skiing, sailing, and windsurfing. This beach side the first choice for anyone for a sunny time.
Unawatuna, Tangalle and Mirissa are some famous places situated on the South Coast. December to March is the best time to visit south coast. Roughly 5km from the Galle city you can find Unawatuna beach side. Pretty beachside good for swimming with calm water year-round, also you can have a delight nightlife with good accommodations. The White sandy beach that stretches out far from your eyes, the answer is Tangalle. If you want tropical beachside with expansive sand and blue water, this is the best place for that. Mirissa best for sea wildlife. With modest accommodations, you can have a relaxed weekend.