Sri Lanka has emerged as one of the popular holiday destinations for Indians. Its major attraction is perhaps its splendid coastline dotted with spectacular beaches. As we prep ourselves for the India vs Sri Lanka ICC Champions Trophy 2017 match today, we cannot help but wonder – who will win in a beach war? Which country has better beaches – India or Sri Lanka? While India has a number of spectacular beaches, Sri Lanka is no less in this regard. So while you catch LIVE Updates of the India Vs Sri Lanka Champions Trophy match, here is a look at some of the best beaches of the two countries. Also Read - Shocking! Government Helpline Receives 92,000 Calls on Domestic Abuse, Violence Amid Lockdown

Palolem Vs Mirissa

Palolem beach the most exotic beach in South Goa - Goa Also Read - Real Kashmir Announce Partnership With Oxford United Football Club, Sign Arsenal Youth Defender Kashif Siddiqui



India’s west coast has the marvelous Palolem beach in Goa which is known for its unpralleled landscape dotted with palm trees and breathtaking sunsets. A excursion to the butterfly and paradise beaches provides dolphin-spotting opportunities. Sri Lanka’s south coast has the alluring Mirissa beach with its golden sand coast dotted with palm trees and activities like whale-watching. Also Read - After Lockdown is Over, Automated Sector to Resume Operations First | 5-Point Strategy

Mirissa



Anjuna Vs Galle

The famous Anjuna beach in Goa - Goa

Anjuna is a window to Goa’s party culture as well as its rich cuisine and enchanting beauty. Galle, probably Sri Lanka’s most popular beach, gives a sneak peek into Sri Lankan culture with its architectural beauty and intriguing history.

galle tower-galle

Varkala Vs Bentota

Varkala beach

Kerala’s splendid Varkala beach is one of India’s most aesthetic beaches on the west coast and is known for its clean sand and deep blue waters. Sri Lanka’s west coast is famous for the astonishing Bentota lagoon that falls between popular tourist spots like Galle and Colombo and is home to some of Sri Lanka’s most luxurious resorts.

Bentota

Promenade Vs Unawatuna

Promenade

The former French colony pf Pondicherryin India is home to the stunning Promenade beach which is known for its serenity and clean sand. Sri Lanka has Unawatuna close to the colonial town of Galle with a beautiful village next to it.

unawatuna bay

Radhanagar Vs Uppuveli

radhanagar

While Havelock’s Radhangar beach is known as one of Asia’s most beautiful beaches and is still relatively undercrowded, Sri Lanka’s Uppuveli is known for its sleepy ambiance and secluded nature.

Uppuveli

So, what do you think? Who wins this India Vs Sri Lanka battle?

Have interesting travel photos you’d like to share with us? Send photos from your travels to travel@corp.india.com, don’t forget to mention where you’ve shot the picture and get a chance to be featured on our website! So what are you waiting for? Hurry!

Have something to add to this story? Post your comments in the discussion board below; we will be thrilled to hear from you!