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Batticaloa Lighthouse, Batticaloa

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Batticaloa Lighthouse, is a lighthouse in Sri Lanka, situated near the estuary in Palameenmadu, was built in 1913 and is 28 meters high.LocationBatticaloa’s lighthouse is around 5 km from Batticaloa city, on Bar Road. You can access to it by taking Lake Road (also called Munich Vittoria Friendship Road) near Kallady Bridge and proceeding along Sinna Uppodai Lagoon for around 4 km. It is a very nice area for cycling or walking.
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  • The lighthouse at Muhathuwaram is one of the most popular attractions of Batticaloa, located around 5km from Batticaloa town. The 28 meter tall lighthouse was built in 1913 by the British.The lighthou...  more »
  • The lighthouse itself if not wonderful, with no access, but there is a nice beach nearby with great views. So if you are a lighthouse nut, you'll be disappointed. I am rating this location purely on t...  more »
  • You can't go inside the lighthouse but it adds a nice historical view. There is a small island nearby and you can go there by a boat and have a nice time in the evening.  more »