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Pasikuda is one of the world-famous beaches in Sri Lanka, known for its relatively new luxury beach resorts. Pasikuda, which translates to ‘green-algae-bay,’ is located on the eastern seaboard of Sri Lanka, situated between Kalkuda and the Indian Ocean. The nearest town to Pasikudah is Batticaloa, which is approximately 35 kilometers away. The bay’s vibrant blue waters attract both local and foreign travelers to its wide sandy shores. Pasikuda is particularly famous for activities like snorkeling, diving, sailing, and various other water sports. The curve of Pasikuda bay allows for swimming throughout the year. During the high season, you’ll find jet skis, kayaks, and sailing boats dotting the water. Pasikuda Bay is home to one of the most renowned reef systems, comprising a shallow coral reef declared a Marine Sanctuary by the NARA (National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency). Beautiful marine species and vibrant corals adorn Pasikuda Beach. To experience the best of this amazing beach, plan your visit for the period between May and September.

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In English, Pasikuda translates to “green-algae-bay”.

Alankuda Beach is located on the west coast of Kalpitiya peninsula and it lies approximately 150 km (93 miles) north of Colombo.

One of the most famous beaches in the world is Pasikuda, which is known for its golden bay and clear, shallow waters in which you can walk 50 meters out to sea. The bay of Pasikuda is truly picturesque and is protected by a reef that runs across the bay making it one of the safest and calmest stretches of coastline in the east.

Pasikuda beach is one of the safest beaches in the country which is perfect for surfing; for both beginners and advanced surfers. Canoeing is another way to explore the beauty of Pasikuda.

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