Nilaveli Beach, Nilaveli

4.3
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Try your hand at dolphin-watching and relax on the white sand of Nilaveli Beach, where you can go swimming, surfing, snorkeling, and diving. Grab a bite at one of the nearby restaurants, and enjoy the idyllic beachfront. You can also embark on a boat ride to nearby islands, exploring the area's hidden gems, such as the renowned Pigeon Island. You can easily find onsite accommodations to suit your budget. Plan your visit to Nilaveli Beach and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Nilaveli trip planner.
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  • Clean beach with many palm trees, good restaurant and close to Pigeon Island where you can admire beautiful reefs. Highly recomend  more »
  • This is a long beach some 8km long. Roughly in the middle there is a little grid of roads that stretch from the main road to the beach, with a number of restaurants and guesthouses. Most Sri Lankan...  more »
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  • GREAT Place for swimming. Beautiful beach with nice atmosphere. There are life guards for a emergency. So it is very safe to swim their
  • Nilaveli; a nice beach with an ideal, breathtaking view of the sunrise. The weekends are crowded in the evenings but the mornings are calm. If you are impressed by the cool waters of the sea, this is one of the best places for you to have a warm bath.

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