Unawatuna is famous for its beautiful beach and corals, and the ancient arts of Ayurveda and yoga to practice and relax.
Join a whale and dolphin watching tour starting at Unawatuna bay. It starts off before sunrise and have the opportunity to observe the sun rise at sea. Remember to take your cameras along to click close up views of whales, dolphins and Sri Lanka fishing harbours and observer the wildlife of the Sri Lankan coastal belt. You will take back life-time memories.
Unawatuna is an ideal place for Diving, Snorkelling and Fishing. The clear waters of the bay display amazing beauty of the diverse coral reefs and fishes of Sri Lanka. For the deep sea diving adventurers there are around 14 ship wrecks in Galle and Unawatuna Area to explore and treasure hunt.
Arrive: Unawatuna is one of the most easily accessible beaches of Sri Lanka. Take a three hour train trip from Colombo to Galle and from there a ten minute bus or three wheeler drive will take you to Unawatuna.
Stay: One would be spoilt for choice to stay, there are 100 year old mansions and villas along the water front, newly built hotels and tranquil garden retreats entangled in tropical flowers. Unawatuna was devasted by the 2004 tsumani, but it has been redeveloped and now there more places to live & sleep than ever before.