A Kayaking Experience to Remember
The Tangalle Lagoon is a haven for a myriad of birdlife and marine life. Located towards the south of Tangalle, the lagoon provides a great day-trip for those in the area. One of the best ways to explore the Tangalle Lagoon; especially at your own pace is by embarking on a kayaking or canoeing excursion along the gentle, emerald waters. As you paddle along the lagoon; keep an eye out for the various wildlife that calls the lagoon and the bordering mangroves; home. From birds to crocodiles, kayakers are in for an exciting safari! This off-the-beaten-path attraction in Tangalle is ideal for those looking to escape the crowds from the nearby more popular beach towns. Explore the mangroves, and remember to duck under low hanging branches! It’s best advised to stay in your kayak/canoe at all times as you explore the lagoon.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to explore the Tangalle Lagoon is during the early hours of the morning or evening, as the daytime can be quite hot and sunny when the sun begins to rise overhead. Always ensure to be well protected from the sun; with sunblock, sunglasses, a sun hat and comfortable attire while you explore the lagoon.