Pigeon Island national park is an enchanting destination that you can visit in Sri Lanka. It is one of the two marine national parks in the country. Pigeon Island is located in close proximity to Nilaveli in the Eastern Province. This iconic attraction well and truly deserves a visit when traveling in the region. If you need to have tours arranged to the Pigeon Island national park, you can get in touch with Green Holiday Centre.
The name of the island is quite intriguing for sure! There are large flocks of rock pigeons inhabiting the island. This is the reason why it is called Pigeon Island. Of course these colorful winged beings are not the only creatures that add color and vibrancy to the island’s territories. There are many wonderful marine animals that you will be able to see and admire during your visit to the national park. The destination is quite popular among snorkelers and divers for this very reason. The pastel hued coral reef that surrounds the island creates perfect habitats for a variety of beautiful sea creatures.
Be sure to pay this island a visit when you are traveling in the Eastern Province in Sri Lanka and you will not regret it!