Pinwatte beach

Pinwatte beach

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+28 oC
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  • Molligoda Beach 4.2km
  • Wadduwa Beach 4.2km


  • BJT 30.8km
  • Kalutara Bus Station 12.4km
  • Pinwatta Railway Sta... 3 min walk


  • Panadura 3km
  • Colombo 28.7km

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What is the water and sand quality of the Pinwatte beach?

The coastline of Pinwatte beach is covered with golden sand. It's very clean, the surface is pure and unmixed. The water is impeccably turquoise.

What are the key activities at Pinwatte beach?

For the main activity - sunbathing, there are no sun loungers on the Pinwatte beach, so you need to take personal items with you and there is no natural shade, so be careful on a hot day.

Activities available on the ground:

  • Beach volleyball

Is the Pinwatte beach good for swimming?

The entrance to the water is gentle, the bottom is comfortable.

Pinwatte beach does not have a wave-protected swimming area, but there are usually no strong waves during the season.

There are few boats in the bay.

Is the Pinwatte beach good for families?

Family travelers should consider the following features of the beach. On the beach, there are minimal sufficient amenities such as sun loungers or beach bar. It's covered with sand and the entrance to the water is gentle.

Is the Pinwatte beach secluded and good for relaxing?

There are several buildings near the beach. During the high season, the occupancy of the beach is moderate, which is very good for lovers of a relaxing holiday.

Is there any food or beverages in the area of Pinwatte beach?

The bar is located right on the Pinwatte beach.

How far is the Pinwatte beach from parking?

The Pinwatte beach has a parking spot. It is not very large, so in high season it can be busy. The approximate distance from parking is less than 100 metres.

Are there any attractions nearby Pinwatte beach?

There are 2 attractions near Pinwatte beach that are popular with travelers. The nearest are Molligoda Beach located in 4.2 km. See the attractions section for details.

What is the best time of the year to visit Pinwatte beach?

The month with the highest temperature in Pinwatte beach is March. Its average value reaches 34°C. The warmest sea is in April, the average value is 30°C. The coldest month is August with air temperature 29°C and water 28°C. See more details in weather section.

Is the beach good for sunbathing?

Pinwatte beach (Sri Lanka) is not fully equipped for sunbathing. However, if you are not picky and are willing to spread out on a towel, you can sunbathe here as well. The natural shade will allow you to hide from the scorching sun in the peak of its activity. Well, the photos of our visitors will be the best proof of that, all the available photos of the beach are above.Pinwatte beach (Sri Lanka) is a place for true nature lovers, but if you like sunbathing on the beach, then this location is not the best option. There are no sunbeds and umbrellas, and even there is no natural shade to hide you from the scorching sun. From positives, the presence of sand, on which you can sit comfortably. But do not forget sunscreen for this place, such a recommendation is relevant. Photos of the beach you can see above. All photos are taken by our visitors personally.

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