Tangalle

Captivating beaches that dazzle under the golden sun beckon you to enjoy a perfect respite in the beautiful town of Tangalle. Luxury hotels have added a grand touch of elegance to the environs of this idyllic destination. Clusters of stylish seafood restaurants add the perfect flavour to the holidays spent here too.

Tangalle Beach in Sri Lanka is an important fishing port in the country. It used to be quite active even in colonial times when it was a popular port amongst the Dutch and British colonials. Many remnants of this era can be witnessed scattered across the territories of the town. If you wish to catch a glimpse of the colourful culture of the region, you can take a tour and discover beautiful old buildings that carry emblems of the colonial past. Places such as the Dutch Fort, Court House and Rest House can be included in your travel itineraries.

For nature enthusiasts, the Bundala National Park and Udawalawe National Park can be easily explored from Tangalle. You can visit places like Rekawa Lagoon, the Parewella Natural Swimming Area and the Hummanaya Blow Hole while exploring neighbouring destinations. The famous beaches in the region which include Goyambokka Beach, Marakolliya Beach and Kudawella Beach are immensely popular among tourists. If idle relaxation is what you are seeking, you can rest by the waters of the sea and soak up the golden sun while the quiet town lulls you to perfect rest!

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