There are few beaches that you can swim more in to the sea – Mirissa beach is one of those kind of beach. It takes about 3 hours to reach here from Colombo International Airport using the southern expressway. You can also take a train or bus to reach here and it will takes around 4 – 5 hours from Airport. This beach is more popular for warm water bathing in the shallow bay.
Since there are not many activities to do in Mirissa beach, you can spend one full day here swimming, sun bathing and playing around. There are few good sea food restaurants near the beach. If you are lucky, you can see blue whales few miles away from the shore. There are boat services offers whale watching service, but not every day is a success.
Things to do in Mirissa Beach
- All day swimming in warm water in the shallow bay
- Walking along the beach
- Blue whale and dolphin watching
- Boat Riding
- Enjoying sea food with a chill beer
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