Tangalle Beach is a famous tourist spot on the south coast of Sri Lanka, located 160kms south of Colombo.
Tangalle Beach is a famous tourist spot on the south coast of Sri Lanka, located 160kms south of Colombo also offers some of the most beautiful and breath-taking sunsets which makes it the perfect place to sit by and relax. it's a very relaxed beach town with minimal tourists, local fishermen, great seafood and one very long sandy beach. Add it to your list of places to visit if you're looking for a chilled out, relaxing few days in Sri Lanka! Pounded by surf, it also offers calmer places for swimming in a string of small, rocky coves.
Tangalle is among the region’s more developed beach destinations, with a string of simple guesthouses and a handful of upmarket hotels and villas dotted along the coves and beaches which line the oceanfront here. In addition, the nearby beach at Rekawa is Sri Lanka’s premier site for turtle-watching, while dedicated ornithologists might also fancy a trip to the Kalametiya Bird Sanctuary, which can be combined with a visit to the mysterious plateau at Ussangoda.