Top 10 things to do in Tangalle

  1. Mulkirigala Rock Monastery

    Address: Mulkirigala, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Explore the ancient Buddhist rock temple built on a 205 meters high rock. The temple has seven levels and offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding area.

  2. Goyambokka Beach

    Address: Goyambokka Watta, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Relax and unwind on the pristine beach with crystal clear water and white sand. The beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and surfing.

  3. Turtle Conservation Project

    Address: Rekawa Beach, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Witness the nesting and hatching of sea turtles at the conservation project. The project aims to protect and conserve the endangered sea turtles.

  4. Hummanaya Blow Hole

    Address: Kudawella, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Experience the natural wonder of the Hummanaya Blow Hole, the second largest blowhole in the world. The blowhole shoots a massive column of water up to 30 meters high.

  5. Tangalle Lagoon

    Address: Tangalle Lagoon, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Take a boat ride on the tranquil Tangalle Lagoon and enjoy the scenic views of the mangrove forests, birdlife, and local fishing communities.

  6. Ussangoda National Park

    Address: Ussangoda, Ambalantota 82100, Sri Lanka

    Explore the unique red soil landscape of Ussangoda National Park, believed to have been formed by a meteorite impact. The park is also home to several endemic plant species.

  7. Dondra Head Lighthouse

    Address: Dondra Head, Dondra 81700, Sri Lanka

    Visit the historic Dondra Head Lighthouse, built in 1890. The lighthouse offers a spectacular view of the Indian Ocean and the surrounding countryside.

  8. Madiha Beach

    Address: Madiha, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Enjoy the scenic beauty of Madiha Beach, a popular spot for surfing and swimming. The beach also offers stunning views of the sunset.

  9. Wewurukannala Vihara

    Address: Weeraketiya, Tangalle 82000, Sri Lanka

    Visit the Wewurukannala Vihara, a Buddhist temple known for its giant statue of Buddha and the 18-meter-high image of Kali, a Hindu goddess.

  10. Kalametiya Bird Sanctuary

    Address: Kalametiya, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka

    Explore the Kalametiya Bird Sanctuary, a paradise for birdwatchers. The sanctuary is home to over 150 bird species, including migratory birds.