Batticaloa’s Market

Have you ever heard about drumsticks, lady’s fingers, snake gourds? Are you familiar with pomegranate, banana flower, jack fruit? Are you interested in discovering local species of fish? Then, Batticaloa’s market is definitely a place you’ll have to visit. Discover numerous varieties of bananas, ask the friendly vendors which spices make local curries so tasty, admire local handicraft products,  learn about ayurvedic medicine, buy local snacks, take your time and enjoy!


Batticaloa’s market is on Lady Manning Drive, near the lagoon and the white bridge in Koddamunai. There is an outlet of the Palmyrah Development Board for you to buy locally made handicraft.

Location on the mapBatticaloa's Market

Nearby Places: KoddamunaiHandloom & Handicraft Sales Centre, Sri Mangalarama Buddhist Temple, Hindu TemplesPuliyanthivuOld Dutch FortButterfly Peace Garden, Village Empowerment AcademySinna Uppodai Lagoon