Diving Uppuveli is a thriving beach resort attracting many independent travellers from around the world. It has a wide choice of accommodation and dining to suit all styles and budgets.
Poseidon Diving Centre is just a few minutes’ drive away, and we offer free transport for customers from any hotels and guesthouses in the Uppuveli area.
Diving Uppuveli Sri Lanka …
Navy Island 10m This shallow site is great for beginners, you will dive over a flat reef with healthy corals and reef fish. The large sandy patch in the centre is good for training dives.
Butterfly Rock 12m A great place for seeing eels, this rocky site has some fascinating rock formations and reef fishes.
Swami Rock 21m From the boat you can see the mountain where the famous Koneshwaram temple sits. Once underwater see the religious relics cast into the ocean when the Portuguese sacked the temple during their occupation.
Kotuwey Gala 30m Not far from the historic Swami Rock site, this site hosts some thriving soft corals, anemone fish, schools of snappers and a range of other small marine creatures.