One of the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast with its crystal-clear water and untouched vibe. Nilaveli is home to Pigeon Island, ideal for snorkeling, whale watching and a number of dive sites.
Swimming February – November, Diving March – October, Whale watching February – October, Pigeon Island open all seasons
Approximately 15km north of Trincomalee, 20 minutes by car/tuk tuk
Top tip: Bring water, sun cream and snacks if you’re visiting for a day trip as there are limited venders in the area.