This small secluded beach paradise is located on the southernmost tip of Sri Lanka and is a great place to experience a fun filled tropical holiday.
Best Time to Visit
Anytime between the months of November to April is considered the best time to visit this slice of heaven, with its fine balmy weather and lovely calm waters. It’s a mere 2- 3-hour drive from Colombo and 1 hour from an hour from Galle. There are plenty of upscale apartments to rent such as the upcoming Elysian Realty Mirissa for an extended stay.
Go Whale Watching
Be sure to go on whale and dolphin watching as it is among one of the most exciting things to do in Mirissa. The warm Indian ocean often attracts pods of blue whales and sperm whales among others as well dolphins. Make sure to book with a reputable boat company.
Catch a wave
The calm waters are perfect for all those who want to take up surfing or body boarding. There are many surf schools where you can get lessons from.
Eat Fresh Sea Food
Lots of charming rustic restaurants and cafes dot the picteresque beach where you can sit down for an intimate meal of fresh seafood and good wine, possibly by candlelight while a cool tropical breeze caresses you.
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