Unawatuna Beach, Galle, Sri Lanka
Ranked #1 in Sri Lanka Beaches
Unawatuna Beach is the best beach in Sri Lanka and has been voted by Discovery Channel in 2004 among the top 10 beaches in the world. Unawatuna’s main appeal is the secluded nature of the beach that with few visiting tourists compared to other popular beaches.
The Unawatuna Beach is located in Galle, one of the few living fort cities of the world. Off the coast of Unawatuna you will find coral reefs, many variety of aquatic life. Turtles of Unawatuna Beach are said to be notorious. They come into the beach despite all the restaurants along the beach to nest and lay eggs. The Rumassala coral reefs in east Galle is popular for scuba diving and treks along the bush forests.