Jungle Beach

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Located between Galle and Unawatuna, the jungle beach is a petite beach that can even be reached on foot. The beach is very easily accessible and is clearly visible from the Japanese Peace Pagoda in Galle. Jungle Beach is perfect for snorkeling and is very popular for the same. Pick a day out to enjoy some great snorkeling around the rocks of the bay amidst reef fish, moray eels, barracudas, trigger fish, parrot fish, crabs, etc. But be careful of being pushed too close to the rocks by the waves.

  • Guides may bully you saying the beach is tough to find. Don’t believe them.
  • Don’t pay for snorkeling trips. It can be enjoyed at the beach for free.
  • There is a restaurant on the beach.
  • Carry sun screen.
  • You can rent a snorkel gear. However try getting your own gear along.

  • Train: Unawatuna Railway Station
  • Katugoda Railway Station        
  • Galle Railway Station
  • Bus: Unawatuna Bus Stop              
  • Eramudugaha Junction Bus Stop
  • Katugoda Bus Stop

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  • Jungle Beach Address: Rummassala, Unawatuna, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Jungle Beach Contact Number: +94-714391628
  • Jungle Beach Timing: 24-hrs
  • Jungle Beach Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Jungle Beach(preferred time): 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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  • 95% of people who visit Galle include Jungle Beach in their plan

  • 58.53% of people start their Jungle Beach visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Jungle Beach

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

94.65% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Jungle Beach

People normally club together Dutch Reformed Church and Galle Dutch Fort while planning their visit to Jungle Beach.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Very nice place. It feel likes you are isolated from the world. You can get into the sea and have fun.

  • To be honest there are better beaches out-there. This one is filled with rocks and plastics! Yaaaak

  • Beautiful place to visit in the morning and evening .parking is available in the road nearby or even in Japanese peace temple . Can visit the temple and see the beach. Has to walk around 10 min to go to the beach . Rumassala mountain is close by too . Can bring kids . Please keep the area clean after enjoying the beauty.

  • One of the beautiful beaches and view from the Rumassala hill is picturisque. Shallow waters were known to be with diverse coral reefs. But now only remnants are there.

  • Blue + green colour ocean, white sand, good if go groups. warning: avoid jungle, do not polut environment

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