History, culture and picturesque beaches off the tourist track

The East Coast is one of Sri Lanka’s most up and coming areas and with beautiful swathes of beach giving way to the calm shallow waters, it’s easy to see why. Relatively undiscovered, it’s still charming and relaxed. Not only that but it’s also home to some of the best beaches in Sri Lanka and its popularity is only going to increase, so now is the time to visit. There are plenty of hotels to choose from and you can now fly in from Colombo with Cinnamon Air. For families it’s ideal, not only do the calm waters make it ideal for children, but the seasonality is very similar to ours, meaning our summer is also theirs, perfect for escaping over the summer holidays.

East Coast Sri Lanka holidays - perfect for...

  • White sand beaches, soft white sands, the perfect place to relax
  • Jump onboard a Cinnamon Air flight from Colombo and start your holiday on the quieter East Coast
  • The ideal starting place from which to continue your journey across Sri Lanka taking in the Cultural Triangle

Indian Ocean & Arabia brochure

From cultural tours to the ultimate beach breaks on talcum powder sands – there are lots of ways to discover the idyllic islands of the Indian Ocean.

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