Tangalle Beach in Sri Lanka is truly one of the most beautiful beaches of this island. Here visitors may enjoy long sandy beach with unbelievably turquoise water. Seems like a paradise? It truly is. This is also a perfect place if one is looking for a quite and peaceful spot to stay. Tangalle was actually a small fishing village in the past, and visitors can notice many fishermen that live in this area even to this day, as fishing is still their primary income. Tangalle beach is not crowded even during the high season. Visitors can often see the locals who come here in the afternoon to enjoy the sunset and the sea.
It is important to mention that the waves are a bit high on this beach and many locals would recommend not to swim in this beach. However, there are numerous small bays all around where one can swim.
On this beach visitors may also see many local sellers selling delicious Sri Lankan fruit.