Batticaloa Gate, Batticaloa

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Batticaloa Gate is monument, which was used as port to connect Puliyanthivu (island) with the mainland of Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. The place believed as landing site of Rev. William Ault, who was the first Methodist missionary to Batticaloa, in 1814. His statue can be seen closer to the Batticaloa Gate.
Batticaloa Gate and its surrounding areas are under the renovation as part of Batticaloa development project.
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  • Batticaloa Gate is monument place adjacent to Batticaloa lagoon. That place was used as port to connect Puliyanthivu with the mainland of Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. The place believed as landing site of.....  more »
  • Iconic monument located just close to the lagoon and inside the gandhi park. A lot of shady areas available with benches to sit and enjoy the lagoon view. Best to visit in evenings to avoid hot...  more »
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  • Nice place to relax with your family members... The maintanance these days are bit backwards overall nice place.
  • Beautiful but Batticaloa gate tell us where entrance or exit of English people who ruled SL before 1948
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