Welcome to Uppuveli


Although not exactly drop-dead gorgeous, it does have a distinctly local charm, an intimate feel and some good-value accommodation. It's many travellers' favourite hang-out in the East.


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$180 Outdoor Activities

Trincomalee Tour from Sigiriya

07:30 AM - After the breakfast at your hotel you will be driven to Trincomalee by luxury air conditioned vehicle.TrincomaleeLocated on the north east of Sri Lanka, Trincomalee is known to have one of the finest and the third largest natural harbours in the world. Trinco, as it’s more affectionately known, is most popular for its stunning beaches of Nilaveli, Uppuveli and the thriving waters of Pigeon Island. Travellers can partake in snorkeling and diving, as the waters around Trinco are thriving with a variety of marine life - it’s also known to be a great place for whale and dolphin watching. History buffs can take a walk back in time while exploring the ruins of Fort Frederick, theKoneswaram Temple and the numerous ancient temples around the area. • Visit Trincomalee natural harbour The Trincomalee harbour is considered to be the third largest natural harbour in the world. The seaport has been a strategically important location through Sri Lanka’s history, where many battles were fought to control it. Trincomalee is most famous for 3 bays, Dutch bay, Back bay and the inner harbour. • Visit Koneswaram temple Situated on the edge of a high, rocky cliff, the temple is surrounded by the endless sea on all three sides. The temple, along with its religious artefacts were destroyed in 1622 during a battle. However, as the years went on, much of it has been restored, and inside the temple, you’ll find shrines and gold and bronze statues of deities. • Visit Fort Frederick Built by the Portuguese during their invasion, Fort Frederick is also referred to as the Trincomalee Fort. It was later occupied and fortified by the Dutch, French and finally the British. Stroll through the expansive gardens within the fort as you learn about the historic battles thattook place here. • After the lunch enjoy Pigeon island boat One of the main marine national parks in Sri Lanka, Pigeon Island has been protected since 2003, owing to the number of flourishing coral reefs found here. Snorkel through the tropical waters and you’ll find sea turtles, reef sharks, and a rainbow of fish!tour • Rest and relax on pristine beaches of East coast and enjoy water sport on your own desire. • Drop off to your hotel in Trincomalee or return back to Sigiriya

$174 Transfers & Ground Transport

Airport Pick up From Colombo airport to Trincomalee-Nilaveli-Uppuveli Hotels

This is a reliable private arrival transfer from  Colombo International Airport to your hotel in Trincomalee-Nilaveli-Uppuveli .With this reliable airport pick up  service you will arrive to the Sri lanka with dreaming,hopes and avoiding the hidden dangerous. This private transfer is personal and will be tailored according to your needs. Multiple pick up locations are available for this private  transfer: from airport to your hotel in Trincomalee-Nilaveli-Uppuveli. Your friendly driver will assist you with your luggage and take you to the hotel in an air-conditioned car. If you prefer you can make a stop to have some tea along the way, or have a small snack before you get in to the hotel  as well as some sightseeing on the way. This is a private transfer which means that you will not share a car with anyone apart from your booking. The cars used for this service are less than 5 years old. Professional drivers speak English and will help you with your luggage. This private transfer from and to the airport/hotel in This is a private transfer which means that you will not share a car with anyone apart from your booking. The cars used for this service are less than 5 years old. Professional drivers speak English and will help you with your luggage. This private transfer from and to the airport/hotel in Trincomalee-Nilaveli-Uppuveli, will guarantee you excellent high-quality service.

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