Gateway to the stunning, wide-open beaches of southeast Sri Lanka, Tangalle is the last town of any size before Hambantota with old-world Dutch and British charm. This self-contained small city makes a perfect less-busy beach destination with lavish Tangalle villas dotting the coastline. Tangalle is home to perhaps the most beautiful beach or rather a series of small beach coves in Sri Lanka. What gives Tangalle added appeal is the number of rewarding attractions in the surrounding countryside. Here are some that you can visit.
The Wewurukannala Vihara temple is dominated by an image of a seated Buddha. This 160 feet high statue, the largest statue in all of Sri Lanka, dates back to the eighteenth century. At the Hoo-maniya blowhole in Kudawella, you can see the warm waters of the Indian Ocean being forced up to a height of 80 feet into the air through underground passages at high tide. Visit Bundala National Park for bird-watching with around 150 reported species. Some of the best holiday villas to rent in Tangalle are located on the hillsides and offer spectacular sea views. Other must-visit locations are Kalametiya Bird sanctuary, Rekawa, Uda Walawe National Park, Goyambokka & Pallikaduwa Twin Bay beaches.
Tangalle beaches are free from overcrowding and thus, are great for unwinding and peacefulness. Another great thing about these beaches is that they have excellent places to stay. If you want to indulge yourself in opulence and comfort of the utmost level, choose from holiday villas to rent in Tangalle. All these luxurious estates are packed with pleasing amenities. You will get your private pool, bar, terrace, and garden. All properties come with cozy bedrooms; satellite TVs, personal chef and housekeeping staff. You will enjoy mesmerizing sea views from balconies of these lavish villas. Plus, security and privacy are guaranteed!