Once a much sought- after hideaway, the last few years have seen an increase in visitors and some development. Close by, has a fine bay with clear waters, which opened to the north. An offshore reef shelters sandy beaches and keep the water, clam and clear. It is located in the eastern coast of Sri Lanka, 18 km away from Trincomalee.

Pasikuda beach, recognized as one of safest beaches in Sri Lanka is very famous among the travelers who travel around the Sri Lanka. White sand, shallow waters, coral reefs and palm trees make Pasikuda and Kalkudah beaches idyllic places to spend the day on the seaside. Pasikuda Bay’s shallow waters offer a perfectly safe environment for learning how to swim and therefore a popular bathing spot for families with children. There are also possibilities to snorkel, to fish and have some boat rides around and this place is windsurfers and water skies delight.

Especially Pasikuda beach is appropriate for the beginners in water surfing. Surfing the waves, pulling off cool techniques, jumping high off the wave and spinning in the air are attractive. They have been trained to the surfing game professionally. Even an open tournament is held at the Pasikuda beach annually for the surfers. The weather is mostly warm and sunny throughout the year.

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