Mirissa is famous among tourists for its lovely sandy beach with relaxed and picturesque environment. It is a secluded bay lying about 5 kms from Weilgama. It is a small fishing village with a wide stretch of golden beach lined with palm trees that is a traveller’s paradise. Like other beaches on the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka, Mirissa is good for body boarding and surfing and snorkelling and now become a famous place to do Dolphins and Whale watching Boat excursions.
Located at the southernmost tip of Sri Lanka, this panoramic bay is a perfect retreat for tourists where they can feel relaxed and rested. Mirissa beach is a very safe one for swimming with calm and clear waters. Restaurants and bars are located on the back side of the beach, where travellers relax drinking chilled beer. Travellers can also visit the fisher-folk village and the Buddhist temple.