Tangalle is located at the centre of the South Coast. This authentic fishing village is two hours car from Galle (West) and from Yala National Park (East). The mountains (Ella) are 3 hours away. Around Tangalle, you can visit temples, fishing harbour, market, Blow Hole, make a catamaran trip on the mangrove-lagoon, see turtle lying eggs, watching bird at Kalametiya Sanctuary. Daya (4 seats car), his nephew Wasentha (7 seats van) and his brother Karu (tuk tuk and catamaran) will be happy to show you Tangalle's surroundings and further. Patini offers a variety of pleasurable pas-times which includes from sports through to relaxation desires.
Many scooters and bicycles are available to rent in the guesthouses nearby Patini to explore the area, the beaches, the paddy fields.
TripAdvisor gives also a list of activities and sites in the Southern Province.
The information in these pages were updated in 2019. Due to Covid19, the availability of the activities and their prices are changing regularly. Therefore, we are not able to keep up to date all the information in these pages. Please, inform us of your interest and we will check and inform you back. It seems the tourists are exempted to follow the local rules during the lockdowns and interprovinces travel restrictions. You should be allowed to visit the sites in this list. About the other sites, we will have to check.