Nilaveli is just 10km north to Trincomalee. The beach is composed of white powdery sand, and one of sun bath destination of east coast of Sri Lanka. Pigeon Island is one of most sought after snorkeling spot. Sea is coral rich. A large number of resorts are located around. Diving and wind surfing are very much popular. It is also very popular to bike riding at landside. A perfect place to enjoy sea surround and Hindu temples.