Jungle Beach is an excellent starting point for exploring the historical town of Trincomalee in Sri Lanka. Jungle Beach is a popular and beautiful beach that was formerly known as the “White Dam.” The beach gets its name from the Rumassala forest, located at the base of the Rumassala hills. The best time to visit Jungle Beach is during the dry season, which is from December to March.
Jungle Beach is famous for its excellent snorkeling opportunities, as the bay is sheltered from waves by a protective coral reef. You can explore the beautiful fish of many species, including moray eels, crabs, barracudas, and triggerfish. At Jungle Beach, it is a perfect location not only for snorkeling but also for scuba diving, swimming, boat rides, and several other water activities. The Jungle Beach also provides a spectacular viewpoint for experiencing those breathtaking sunsets.