Located in Galle District, Unawatuna Beach is a popular attraction in the area. The area has hotels near Unawatuna Beach, and it makes a great base for sightseeing in and around Hikkaduwa.
More to see near Unawatuna Beach
In addition to visiting Unawatuna Beach, enjoy the other activities and attractions in Galle District.
You can spend a leisurely day outdoors at Sinharaja Forest Reserve or Suriyakanda Forest Reserve. Explore nature at Hikkaduwa Coral Reef, Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery, and Sinharaja Rain Forest. If you have some more time, pay a visit to Ambalangoda Beach, Galle Harbour, or Galle International Cricket Stadium.
At Ariyapala Mask Museum, Galle National Museum, and National Maritime Museum, you'll learn about local culture. Natural Moonstone Mine, Seenigama Temple, and Galle Clock Tower are well-known local landmarks.
Brief Garden, Bevis Bawa provides enjoyment for the whole family. Don't miss St. Aloysius College, Galle Fortress, and Dutch Reformed Church while you're here. Historical Mansion, Galle Lighthouse, and Yatagala Raja Maha Viharaya are other top spots to see.
Getting to Unawatuna Beach
Fly to the Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) airport, 70.8 miles (114 km) from Galle District, where you'll find Unawatuna Beach.