Do you ever wish to travel around a place which is pleasurable & historical in Sri lanka ? There is a small coastal town named as Koggala which is situated in 135 kms south of Colombo & 16 kms south of Galle. In this popular yet uncrowded city we have the Koggala beach, which is the longest beach in Sri lanka. So with the endless pristine sand you can do all the leisure activities which are sunbathing, surfing & etc. Now we’ll find out the other monuments & places which you can travel while exploring Koggala.
Near by to koggala beach, there is a Turtle hatchery which is established in 1996. So as explorers you can witness the newborn turtles & how they are being protected & cared for ready them to go to the place where they belongs, the ocean. Your kids will be amazed and say “look there are ninja turtles”. That will be a great moment for you & your travel companions.
With couple of kilometers away you’ll head to another stunning place which is called as Koggala lake which is situated in Koggala lagoon. The lake is dotted with tiny rocky islands, bird-life & supply prawns in abundance. So can you visit these? Of course you can! The motor boats & catamaran rides will take you through these tiny islands. Also in here three islands represent a Buddhist temple, Cinnamon plantation as well as the Ananda spice garden which is well known for herbal wines and other organic items. For Bird Watching in Sri Lanka, Journeyscapes always add this Koggala lake ride.
Martin wickramasinghe Museum
Inspired by the ideas of the great author Mr.MartinWIckramasinghe, this museum represents the culture of Sri Lanka. If you’re willing to explore the cultural values of Sri Lanka this place is highly recommended. In there you can see religious items, old school fishing tools &industrial tool, agricultural tools &many more. These things are well exhibited & you can access to the information in both Sinhala & English languages. For culture buffs Tour Operators Sri Lanka always recommend this place.