Nilaveli is slowly gaining popularity among tourists post the civil war in Sri Lanka. Nilaveli is gaining popularity among travelers due to its panoramic long beaches with plenty of bending palms over the golden sand.
Pigeon island is a must visit for tourists, for being a beautiful island with white sands. The island is covered with corals all over. Travellers can also visit the other side of Pigeon island that is full of flora and fauna, especially famous for pigeons.
Travellers can hire a boat to reach Pigeon island that takes around 15-20 mins and charge around Rs 2000 for round trip.