Matara is a famous city in Sri Lanka situated in the Southern coast of the country. The sea view of the city with beautiful beaches is spectacular and it is beautifully presented with the glamorous look. Polhena beach is amongst the most beautiful beaches in Matara. Polhena is the closest beach to Matara city. Its only 2 km from Matara town. It is very popular with local Sri Lankans as well as tourists. In the weekends and on Poya days whole busloads with Sri Lankans from Colombo embark on the beach. This makes Polhena Beach a special and famous place.