Long white sand beaches which attracted many tourist about 20 years ago. It’s a famous swimming point,30km from Batticaloa and 6km from Valachchnai.
Prior to 1983 Passikudah was a popular resort among tourists both foreign and local. There were 171 rooms in operation in three hotels and necessary infrastructure facilities were in place. with the dawn of peace since 2009 in the region, the private sector was anxious in taking part in development activities. The prospective hoteliers have been allotted with land for construction of hotels and develop the tourists activities.