Unawatuna beach is very popular among tourists and has been ranked in top 10 beaches of World by Discovery channel. Unawatuna is a fishing village that is liked by travellers for being blessed with beautiful sandy beach full of palm trees.
Unawatuna beach is protected with double layer of coral reef that makes it very safe for swimming. Tourists can also enjoy snorkelling, surfing and diving in the calm and clear beach of Unawatuna. There is not much opportunity in Unawatuna for surfers and the sea here is very calm. The setting of Unawatuna beach is perfect for tourists, as the beach is located away from the road with lot of beach side cafes to sit and enjoy the beach.