Snorkeling in Pigeon Island in Trincomalee


A short boat – ride off the beach and you may visit Pigeon Island which lies 2 Km off the coast of Nilaveli, great for diving, snorkeling and sea bathing.

You may also visit the recently re-opened Marine Park which was closed for nearly two decades. Visitors could enjoy the rare corals and marine animals and of course during the tour observe endemic and migrant bird species.

The Pigeon Island National park extends over 450 hectares and the wildlife authorities are planning to increase the facilities to visitors in the near future.

Cost per Person                                                 USD $ 40
Beginner’s (discovery diving) single dive USD $ 80
Experts – Single Dive USD $ 55

Service included

–          Up and Down Boat Trip to Pigeon Island

–          Life jacket and Life Guard service

–          Instruction of professional Guide

–          Water and Biscuits

–          Insurance cover for injuries during the activity.

–          Entrance fee

Posted on

April 24, 2015

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