Sri Lanka is popular for its beautiful beaches, especially the Southern coast. Many of the most prominent include Unwatuna, Beruwala, Hikkaduwa and Mirissa. All these beaches offer various attractions, However, The Rock Pool of Thalpe provides a beautiful seaside stretch which is ideal for adventurous sea bathing and beach parties.
Thalpe, itself has a completely different beauty. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka, and one where you get relative privacy in comparison to other popular beaches in Sri Lanka.
Thalpe beach has not many luxury hotels, but there are many beach villas that are suitable for families and small groups. Most villas come with private beaches as well. And sea bathing is typically healthy all year round.
The rock pools in Thalpe are cut off from the coral reef. According to the villagers, about 50 years ago the rock pools were cut out of the corals and used to soak husks of coconut to isolate the coir.
If you’re looking for sun , sea, surf and serenity, then Talpe is definitely your spot.
The beach is extremely clean and the location is totally undiscovered. You’ll certainly enjoy it!