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Eastern Province



This coastal city is situated on the East coast of Sri Lanka it is famous for its km long flat golden beaches, its pristine lagoons, and its colonial heritage. Visitors can indulge in the swimming and the sunbathing or take a boat trip in the vast lagoon and admire its unique eco-system, visit the Town and the Old Fort and inquire into its colorful history leading back to the Portuguese and Dutch era. Indulge in the multi cultural cuisine and Sea food particularly the Lagoon crabs.The famous folklore of the singing fish that inhabit the moonlit lagoon will enthrall the visitor. The tourists can see several  Kovils,  Mosques, Temples,and Churches  that cater to the spiritual needs with people now living in harmony.

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