Unawatuna Travel Guide

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Sublime Beach : Unawatunna is a world famous bay beach located in the southern coast of Sri Lanka. A 15 minute drive from the city of Galle, Unawatunna boasts one of the most visited beaches in the island. With a clam body of water owing to its Bay shape, the Sandy beaches of Unawatunna look afresh each day. With high - tide in the night constantly cleansing the beaches, Unwatunna posses the ability to be swimmer friendly all year long.

The primary form of income is from tourism, as hotel rooms of all types and class throng the beach front as well as the land side. There is pretty much no open space left along the coast. However owing to the coastal reservation there is still plenty of beach left for the desiring traveler to relax and enjoy.

A victim of the tsunami of 2004, Unawatna has by now built itself out the past and to extended its glory beyond the past. The main Unawatunna Beach is located on the Welle Dewale Road and is more often than not , known to be the heart of Unawatuna.

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