Tangalle Lagoon, Tangalle

4.2
#3 of 19 in Nature in Southern Province
Take a boat out onto Tangalle Lagoon, and enjoy a lush natural environment replete with dense and atmospheric mangrove trees. Keep your eyes peeled for some of the exotic wildlife here, including a diverse range of water birds and giant monitor lizards lounging on the banks. Sunrise is especially spectacular on the lagoon. Bring lots of bug spray, and don't forget your binoculars. Plan your visit to Tangalle Lagoon and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Netolpitiya trip builder.
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  • August 11, 2017
    We did the kayak think, but the water is so dirty, is so dark! If you watch too much horror movies, don't go, because I thought there were crocodiles or something horror animals! We only saw a few bir...  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    We walked from our hotel to the lagoon. About 1 km. At the lagoon we saw monkeys and a big water varan. We walked to the water when someone from a hotel came to us asking us if we would want to rent 2...  more »
  • July 11, 2017
    relatively disappointing, no or little birds, mangrove and still the mangroves but "empty"! 1 h 30 canoeing, tiring under heat heavy for not much, in other words, it's not worth the...
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