Discover Sri Lanka in beautiful blue waters south of India. The country's east coast features gorgeous coastlines with soft sand and clear shallow water populated with coral reefs and shoals of fish. Sri Lanka is not only home to some of the most beautiful jungles in the world, but also elephants, bears, white-spotted deer, and dusty leopards. Our country is home to flamingo flocks and a huge array of birdlife. How can you best experience this tropical paradise? With a holiday in one of the best luxury hotels in Sri Lanka - we can even help you organise excursions to experience our magnificent location for yourself.
- Main attractions
- Polonnaruwa and Minneriya
- Sigiriya and Dambulla
- Vallachannaie and Oddamavadi
- Trincomalee and Pigeon Island
- Maha Oya Hot Spring Wells, Maduru Oya National Park & Dambana
- Time zone
GMT +5:30 hours in Sri Lanka
- Time & distance to city centre
The main city, Batticalo, is 25 minutes away, or 35 kilometres.
- Time & distance to shopping
Shopping facilities are available in the capital, Batticalo.
Local currency is Sri Lankan Rupees (LKR).
Pasikudah situated in the Batticaloa district is blessed with a tropical wet and dry climate which is also referred to as the ‘dry-monsoonal climate’. The climate is temperate all throughout the year. From March to May the temperature averages around 32 degrees Celsius. November to February is generally cooler with occasional rain.
Sinhala, the language of Sri Lanka, is exotic as it sounds. The Pasikudah region also uses Tamil widely. All services in tourist resorts are available in English.