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A beautiful beach in eastern Sri Lanka . Safe to get a long bath. Many close by attractions and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dilash D
Nilaveli Beach

We've been recently to this wonderful beach. Its around twenty minuets drive from trincomale town... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Pulmoddai Road, Nilaveli 31010, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful beach in eastern Sri Lanka . Safe to get a long bath. Many close by attractions and good hotels and restaurants to stay .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dilash D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been recently to this wonderful beach. Its around twenty minuets drive from trincomale town. it is said one of the favorite beaches in Trinco, where locals and tourists pay visit. Parking facilities available for reasonable charge. down the way to the beach you find...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Beach with shallow sea very safety for swimming and surfing. Hotels and corteges around the beach with reasonable rates

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cptj2210
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended for a happy holidays with tasty foods .super service .beautiful view.super swimming pool.kiddies swimming pool.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank baybeachhotel
Reviewed 18 October 2018

This seemed to me like the favorite beach for local families. You may not be completely comfortable in a skimpy swimsuit around the many families and children with women going in the water totally covered. Beautiful and natural beach without the resorts and restaurants. Very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MsTommasino
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Nice Beach and a lot of possibilities to dive, snochel, swim and do whale watching. There are little nice hostels and restaurants nearby.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank AramOMara
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Located approx 14km north of Trinco lays the most beautiful beach in Sri Lanka. Layers upon layers of shaded blue, crystal clear waters. Too bad we didn’t get the chance to have a swim in it at sunset!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chathrav
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

The beach of Nilaveli is unspoiled and wide. There aren’t many hotels and no vendors selling useless stuff on the beach. This is the perfect place where you want to relax a day or two. Be carefull the sand gets hot hot hot.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tessa J
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely pretty beach with nice soft sand. Locals and tourists alike use the beach. Quite a few stray dogs but nice ones and cut puppies! Sea is nice for swimming in though there are a few jelly fish to be aware of! There are a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 13 September 2018

One of the most beautiful beaches I ever visited. Golden sand and blue waters combination make you jump in to a dip as soon as you see the beach. plenty of eateries and souvenir shops around. Always crowded as this is famous with foreigners and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank WasanthaSamarasekera
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Response from Sharmini S | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend, Super Line Travels. They operate luxury coaches to Trincomalee and back. However the only drawback is that the coaches leave at night and you miss out on the beautiful scenery on the way. If you opt to... More