Trincomalee War Cemetery, Trincomalee

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  • Address: 300 Nilaveli Road, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +94-1628507200
  • Time Required: 00:15 Mins
  • Tags: Cemetery, Family And Kids
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About Trincomalee War Cemetery, Trincomalee

Being the resting place of the British soldiers who died during the second World War, Trincomalee War Cemetery’s historical significance is why tourists come to visit the place. The place is also the final resting place of a few non-war Merchant Navy officers along with a few civilians.

The well maintained cemetery with uniform tombstones dedicated to each soldier, is one of the six Commonwealth war cemeteries in Sri Lanka and is a pleasant site to walk around.

Trincomalee War Cemetery Ticket Prices

  • Admission to the place is Free.

How To reach Trincomalee War Cemetery by Public Transport

  • By Bus: Trincomalee Depot (2.5 kilometers away)
  • By hiring a Tuk-Tuk.
  • By renting a Bike/ Bicycle.
  • On foot

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Things to Know Before Visiting Trincomalee War Cemetery

  • 95% of people who visit Trincomalee include Trincomalee War Cemetery in their plan

  • 56.81% of people start their Trincomalee War Cemetery visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Trincomalee War Cemetery

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94.51% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Trincomalee War Cemetery

People normally club together Koneswaram Temple and Marble Beach while planning their visit to Trincomalee War Cemetery.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Trincomalee War Cemetery, Trincomalee Reviews

  • A beautiful and peaceful place.remembers the British and local Soldiers who defended the island against the Japanese attacks

  • Commonwealth war cemetery. Peaceful view.

  • No one belongs to my family here .but sad to see.

  • One of the best commonwealth War cemeteries in Sri Lanka

  • Beautifully maintained, calm and peaceful location

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