Tangalle | Sri Lanka | Travel | DestinationsBeaches in Sri Lanka
The beach in Tangalle is acclaimed as one of the best in the world. Situated in the deep south of Sri Lanka, Tangalle is considered the gateway-to Maagampura or Ruhuna, which projects the ancient civilization of this country. Several royal kingdoms were established at Maagampura, it's ruins being visible. Many study tours are promoted and conducted in this area.
Ships which travelled along the silk route and sunk off the coast of Tangalle has now become an underwater museum, a rare and eye opening tourist attraction especially for divers.
The deep south of Sri Lanka can be acknowledged as the hub of tourism in Asia whilst Tangalle plays a prominent part projecting Deep South tourist attractions such as whale watching, wild life safaris and archaeological sites.