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Private Day Trip to Welligama, Jungle Beach and Galle from Colombo
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Private Day Trip to Galle from Colombo
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“small beach” (95 reviews)
“tuk tuk” (129 reviews)
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Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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A TripAdvisor Member
Madison, WI
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice little beach, not very busy and just one drinks vendor. Also if you're there at the right time of day the sunset is amazing.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is a Tuk tuk ride away from Unawatuna beach. It was ok, but quite a walk down, which then means quite a walk back up. There was a bar and food available. Wouldnt go back, but glad we visited.

Thank dianesR4482NH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was just down the beach from the Riu Sri Lanka. A lovely little place on the beach, we enjoyed a candle light dinner. The food was fantastic, if you like medium spice the devilled chicken is amazing, the pasta dishes are equally good....More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sounds exotic till you get there. The walk up and down to the beach, if you chose to walk is fairly easy. Remember to carry water with you. Stay hydrated. The beach was full of families and kids making a lot of noise. If you...More

Thank Saad K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a beautiful bay where mostly locals come. Normally you can go snorkeling there, but when we were there the waves were a bit too rough. Also, the people just throw all their trash between the trees..

Thank kimjautze
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a nice beach with a charming trek down the mountain. a good spot relax and enjoy the water and weather. the bar also serves some good drinks and food

Thank Yousef A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this cute sheltered beach on a Saturday in August and just loved the vibe here! Would not put it in the " best beaches in the world " category- but definitely worth a look. The beach was full of local families laughing and having...More

Thank Deb F
A TripAdvisor Member
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are 2 parts to the beach... visiting the smaller one is a must! If you look on the internet for images of the beach, they will not capture the beauty of it! The best view is paddled slightly out to sea and looking back...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps this place is too well known and advertised, it's far from being a secluded romantic private beach. It's not worth a visit. The sea is not altogether clean, prices at the bar on one of the small beaches are inflated. if this is your...More

Thank Sammywammywoodles
Reviewed 20 August 2017

There are far better and cleaner beaches nearby(unawantuna), not advisable to go all the way.The beach is crowded and small.

Thank Ram-Bl0re
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271blah
15 February 2016|
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Response from bream483 | Reviewed this property |
I would say hikkaduwa beach would be easier to access for someone not able to mobilise easily. There was a steep gradient at unawatuna. The water was warm in december.at hikkaduwa there was shallow flat beach near neelas... More
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Shivantha R
23 October 2015|
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Response from Chris L | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much as Google says, I think. We went via Tuk from the road to Galle which climbs over the hill and drops down towards the beach. I was told that you can go round the corner via the pagoda, but it takes quite a while.
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