One of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka is Secret Beach. It was once a secret location known only by the locals but has now become a popular tourist destination. The beach is ideal for swimming and sunbathing.
Secret Beach is known for having a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere, with gentle waves, golden sand and beautiful palm trees. The place has a few beachside restaurants and drinks bars, but otherwise, it is a very isolated beach. It is entirely untouched and close to its raw form. There aren't any shops or stalls on the beach, just pure sand and turquoise waters.
The beach is famous among those that like to relax and have some quiet time to themselves. Tourists can relax by sitting under the shade of the palm trees, sipping on coconut water or have a short bite. You can even go for water sports or rock exploring.
Three different beaches form the secret beach. The Blue Lagoon is the one that is best for swimming, due to the gentle waves. The Palm Cove Beach is just next to the blue lagoon and is best for photography, snorkelling and exploring the rocks. Lastly, Shelley beach, which is the farthest and most isolated one, is also known for swimming, but it is more for advanced swimmers. It has many clear rock pools, the water is rougher, and the waves are more significant.