Around the number of beaches, Uppuveli and Nilaveli in Eastern province, Trincomalee are considered to be one of the more pristine beaches in the entire island. These two beaches stance the idyllic and relaxing setting for a perfect beach vacation.
Nilaveli Beach’s stretch of golden sand and its surroundings embrace the exotic beauty of this place. The beach is known for being a hub for scuba diving, snorkeling, fishing, swimming, and to many water sports activities. Across the beach, about two kilometers into the ocean you will see the famous pigeon island.
Uppuveli beach is the main beach in the centre of Trincomale. It is located in the suburb of Sambalativu,6 km northwest of the city of Trincomalee.Uppuveli is a unspoiled, long, sandy beach with clear azure waters. This place thrives for many water sports activities especially in deep sea diving. Along the beach side, there are number of eateries lined up for you to enjoy.