As an engaging excursion option for those in search of island hopping adventures in the northeast, head over to the Batticaloa Lagoon in Sri Lanka, which is the best among places to visit in Batticaloa Sri Lanka. The Batticaloa Lagoon is a large estuarine lagoon in Batticaloa District of the Eastern Province in Sri Lanka. It is the largest out of three lagoons in Batticaloa, stretching up to 56km in length. It extends all the way from Eravur in the Batticaloa district to Kalmunai in the Ampara district.

The Batticaloa Lagoon has highly picturesque landscapes and scenic views of the ocean, with many diverse species of exotic flora and fauna, especially a wide variety of migratory, resident, and endemic bird.

Also home to Bone Island, Puliayantheevu Island and Buffalo Island, the scenic bridges that allow visitors to cross the lagoon and the Lady Manning Bridge are equally intriguing attractions. Head to the nearby Kallady Lagoon during the months from April to September to hear the famous ‘singing fish’ during your tour of the area.