Clean and clear waters, calm and quiet waves, Marble Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka. The beach gets it's name form the marble stones spread throughout the coast line of the area. On a bright sunny day while the waters are calm, you could witness the sea floor while swimming. There are all basic comforts such as toilets, drinking water, and resting huts. A nominal entrance fee is charged for the upkeep of the beach and the surroundings. The beach is located at China Bay 20 minutes drive from Trincomalee town.The area is managed by the Sri Lankan air force and provides lifeguard assistance.
Snorkeling, swimming. beach games. hiking, picnicking, photography
All year round. Ideal time is from April to September. At times during October to December the beach is too crowded
Fees20 Rupees per head
Fire and grill are not permitted at the beach
The beach can accommodate visitors of all abilities. Marble beach is around 18 km from Trincomalee town on Trincomalee-Kinniya road. Take the turn at the small junction just before the Kinniya Bridge which leads you on a gravel road to the beach.