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Goyambokka Beach, Tangalle

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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3.6/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
Cream-brown sand and clean blue sea ideal for swimming at Goyambokka Beach ensure a relaxing time with minimal disturbance from tourist crowds. The beach provides enough privacy and plenty of natural shade by coco and palm trees. Occasionally rock studded, with crabs and cracked coconut shells scattered about, the beach also provides eating and drinking options at small cafes--you can pick up a free umbrella or deck chair with the purchase of a meal. Using our world travel planner, Tangalle attractions like Goyambokka Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We have been in Sri Lanka for a week now and have been having had an exquisite time. Welcoming people, awe inspiring landscapes, clean and cosy lodgings. That was until last night. We hadn't realised ...  read more »
  • Goyambokka Beach (March 8, 2016) in the area of Sri Lanka where I've been (southwest coast) is rather difficult to find the classic picture postcard beaches that one expects from a tropical country, those with white sand, Palm trees and relaxed, unlike the broad and straight, with little spiaggioni are abundant vegetation and beaten by the waves, a paradise for surfers but not over the top for those who want to relax or to take a bath without risking being dragged off by the waves. The beach of Goyambokka exception. It is situated on the southern coast, a few kilometres southwest of crowded Tangalle, Tangalle and connected with the road connecting Matara from a dirt road. This is a natural inlet which forms a Crescent beach of white sand framed by Palm trees, so a postcard beach. Is little visited, perhaps because there are few reception facilities, there is a small restaurant at the eastern end that rent chairs and umbrellas (but it has 4 in all) and maybe something else like it on the other end, but nothing more. Its charm is just that, the absolute stillness in a lovely gentleman. If you go there I recommend having lunch in the restaurant that I mentioned: is spartan but pleasant, the managers are friendly, very good shrimp and dining you will get free sunbed and umbrella ...
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  • A few small restaurants Beach bamboo bar is very nice and loungers are available not too much current swimming is pleasant and some rolls for s fun with a body board
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