April 17

Sun Siyam Pasikudah Celebrates Sinhala and Tamil New Year

Sun Siyam Pasikudah marked the dawn of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year at the auspicious time on 13th.April with a display of fireworks, joined by in-house guests and staffs together with the management. The sentiments of a renewed hope for tourism and prosperity in the East and across the country echoed.

Sinhala & Tamil New Year Celebration

The following day, the recently revamped boutique five-star retreat dished out many mouth-watering traditional Sri Lankan sweets for breakfast, including a live presentation by the talented Chef on how to prepare them. There was also an ice cream bicycle and coconut toddy pot which consists of a fermented drink made out of the sap of the tall coconut trees within the resort’s premises.

The day was filled with various New Year games, such as Eye on the Elephant (Aliyata Asa Thabeema), Break the Pot (Vasana Muttiya Bindeema), Tug of War (Kamba Andeema), Musical Chair (Sangeetha Putu Tharangaya), Sack Race (Goni Race), Feeding Yoghurt (Yoghurt kaveema), Pop the Balloon (Balloon Pipireema), among others.

Sinhala & Tamil New Year Celebration - Coconut Toddy

The resort also hosted a live band during this entertaining, fun-filled evening. Sun Siyam Pasikudah offers special discounted rates for rooms for a half-board double, starting at just Rs. 36,900 onwards for the entire festive month of April. Some of the other deals include complimentary room upgrades, and flexible early check-ins and late check-outs, subject to availability.

Pasikudah, well-known for its immaculate beaches and rich cultural legacy, provides an alluring fusion of the natural world with authentic experiences. Luxurious stays, fine cuisine, rejuvenating spa treatments, and a variety of exciting excursions are all available to guests; they have all been meticulously curated to create memories that last a lifetime. The unparalleled retreat that Sun Siyam Pasikudah provides flawlessly captures the essence of Sri Lankan hospitality.

Sinhala & Tamil New Year Celebration at Sun Siyam Pasikudah

The resort features 34 modern, spacious one- to two-bedroom garden and beach pavilions with striking monochrome interiors accented by luxurious golden details.

Sun Siyam Pasikudah, part of the Sun Siyam Resorts based in the Maldives is highly ambitious and positive that Sri Lanka will keep experiencing a surge in tourists, and shared that the resort is proud to be a part of this journey including attracting locals to visit the East. The country has welcomed over 600,000 tourists as of end March, generating revenue of USD 1.025 billion.

Lounge by its lavish infinity pool, indulge in wellness and mindfulness, delight in flavourful dishes, immerse in the finest wine collection, witness the rich culture with Sun Siyam Pasikudah. Guests can wallow in local arts and crafts, embark on a beautiful sailing excursion along Pasikudah's picturesque coastline or savour a private dining affair beneath the twinkling stars on the property. Guests can also indulge in Slice & Grill for a classic poolside dining experience; or the Beach Shack for tropical drinks with a touch of Caribbean flare.