Fort Park, Batticaloa

The park is a charming hidden place located close to the Old Dutch Fort along the shoreline of Batticaloa Lagoon. It’s a fine place to watch the sunrise, and if you are a bird watching enthusiast the surroundings of the park will not let you down. You could find quite a few water birds to see in the lagoon as well as on trees and bushes surrounding the park. The park and its environment is probably the quietest place around Batticaloa town during the day time, making it an ideal place to relax.

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Latitude: 7.708382 Longitude: 81.700356 Elevation: 12 ft
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Charles Rajendra Moses

Recreational Opportunities


Bird watching


Cycling around the park

Visit the Old Dutch Fort (100 meters from the park)



Seasons Accessible

Summer is the ideal time to visit the park. Avoid rainy season since the park and the roads leading to the park gets flooded. 



Accessibility Notes

The park is located next to the Old Dutch Fort in Puliyanthivu island in the heart of Batticaloa Town.

Pet Friendly Notes

At your own risk

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