Day Trips, Tours and Excursions from Maya Tangalle Villa, Tangalle

Located in a quiet and enchanting location, Maya is a luxury 5 suite villa in Tangalle. The 19th century Sri Lankan Manor House which has been stylishly refurbished has not harmed the original antiquity and ambience of the property. The 5 suites offer comfortable and luxurious surroundings while all suites open out to a beautiful pool. Maya in Tangalle is the perfect destination for couples, honeymooners as well as families. The beach is a short 15 minute drive away from the Manor while guests can enjoy the delicious flavours of fusion Sri Lankan cuisine throughout their stay.

Location

Offering a peaceful ambience and located in a 2 acre garden amongst acres of paddy fields, Maya which is an elegantly restored 19th century Manor House is found in the quiet village of Aranwella, a mere 8km away from Tangalle. The distance from the beautiful Southern coastal area to the property is about 10km while the drive from the airport will take about 4 hours. However, you can cut your travel time short by taking the Southern Expressway and the Southern Railway up to Matara or an air taxi to Dikwella which is about 20 minutes away from Maya.

Excursions

Just 15 minutes away from Maya lays the beautiful Southern Coast and the Indian Ocean. Picnics and daily excursions can be arranged while you can enjoy boogie boarding and a number of water sports in the area. Easy day trips from Maya include the Yala National Park and the Udawalawe National Park where you can enjoy safaris. Guests can enjoy a night safari to Rekawa Beach and witness the endangered marine turtles nestling. During the season of December to April, you can enjoy boat trips from Mirissa to witness the magnificent Blue and Sperm Whales as well as Spinner Dolphins off the Southern Coast.