Sri Lanka Pigeon Island

Named after the rock pigeon that can be found on Pigeon Island, the national park is one of the two marine national parks in Sri Lanka.

The larger of the two islands hosts an extensive coral reef with over a hundred species of coral 300 fish varieties, including blacktip reef sharks and multiple species of turtle.

Accessible by boat from Nilaveli, the highlight of Pigeon Island is it’s diving and snorkelling as well as various other water sport activities with the sandy beaches offering a relaxing spot to unwind.

Sri Lanka undiscovered

An essential guide to seeing Sri Lanka's non-touristy side

From ancient ruins to a vibrant and welcoming contemporary culture; from lazy afternoons on glorious beaches, to hikes through the rolling hills of tea country and wild elephant spotting in untouched national parks; Sri Lanka is a destination that truly has it all. Despite having its hard-won stability rocked by the tragic events of Easter 2019, Sri Lanka's tourism infrastructure is developing in leaps and bounds. Hospitality is warm and abundant, transport is convenient, and accommodation – particularly in the independent boutique sector – is world-class...read more

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