Pasikuda which is one of the safest beaches in Sri Lanka is a picturesque coast located about 35 km away from Batticaloa. Popular among tourists, this beachside town offers the perfect beach holiday and a peaceful atmosphere while there are many water sports available to get your adrenalin pumping as well. Other than scuba diving and snorkeling among the reefs and the shipwrecks, there are water based sports such as surfing, wind surfing, water skiing and kite surfing that are available in the area. The beach is also perfect for surfing for professionals as well as beginners. There are well trained and well versed instructors that offer you their services when engaging in extreme sports while safety equipment and water based gear will be provided.