Places to visit in Sri Lanka

West Coast
Tropical beaches, Wildlife , Bird watching , National Parks

The Deep South of Sri Lanka spreads from the Tangalle Beach to the Kumana Bird Sanctuary. The Deep South homes many tropical beaches, cultural attractions, and wildlife reserves. Among them the most visited cultural sites are Kataragama, Tissamaharama, Sithulpawwa, Mulkirigala and Kirinda. The most popular beaches are Dikwella Beach, Tangalle Beach and Rekawa Beach. The wildlife sanctuaries include Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary, Bundala National Park, Kumana Bird Sanctuary, and Yala National Park. Some more attractions in the Deep South are;

  • Hambantota Salt pans
  • Hummanaye Blow hole at Kuduwella, Dickwella
  • Madunagala Hot Springs, Hambantota
  • Angulmaduwa Brassworkers at Angulmaduwa village, Hambantota
  • Suriyawewa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota
  • Mirijjawila Botanical Gardens, Hambantota