Southern coast line of Sri Lanka is famous for several beaches. Mirissa beach is one such destination which attracts both local and foreign visitors annually. It is located in Matara District. This beach is a well known place for both whale and turtle watching.Best time for whale watching is from end of November to March. It is the best place to watch marine life leisurely. This beach is also known for its beautiful waves which are ideal for surfing. Best surfing can be experienced from October to March. Mirissa is a highly recommended destination by anyone who has already visited the place both for sightseeing and for water games.
This is a beach where anyone can be profited from the soothing breeze. Rocking hammocks are a common sight at Mirissa beach which well symbolizes a peaceful holiday experience. There are handful numbers of restaurants in this area where anyone can taste the best sea food in the locality. From this beach, a clear view of a coconut farm can be seen which is at the hilltop.