Attractions

Cemetery in Uppuveli

Commonwealth War Cemetery

For a break from the beach, stroll up to this beautifully kept cemetery. This is the last resting place for hundreds of Commonwealth servicemen who died at Trinco during WWII, most of them during a 1942 Japanese rai…
Hindu Site in Uppuveli

Salli Muthumariamunam Kovil

The beachfront Salli Muthumariamunam Kovil temple is 4km by road from Uppuveli but only a short wade (or hop by boat if the tide is high) from the north end of Uppuveli beach. It’s across Fishermen’s Creek, masked f…