One of the best beaches in Sri Lanka. It is the place where anyone can spend time more leisurely. Widespread beachfront becomes more popular. Mirissa is a fishery village with beautiful beach front. Also sunbathing is another great thing that a person can attend. Even Whale Watching is the most priority thing in Mirissa. There are several types of whales can be a sight from here. Blue Whale, Sperm Whale, Bottlenose dolphin and turtles are common sightings. Mirissa became one of major tourist attraction recently. Annually many tourists are coming to Mirissa to enjoy the natural lush with perfect beachfront. There are several things close to Mirissa to spend time such like rock island is next to Mirissa beach. This rock island at Mirissa beach is another perfect place to spend time more leisurely. Veheragalla ancient temple is another place because there are many ancient paintings which belong to down south and it is separate from other styles. One of the best place to observe Sri Lankan traditions and customs.
Not even that Kushtarajagala is another ancient sculpture able to seen in near Mirissa. It is located in Weligama. There is no clear evidence about the age of the statue. But according to archeological evidence, it goes up to 2000 years. Anyhow whale watching and nightlife with superb restaurants are the major attraction for Mirissa and it is the place where can enjoy the life in a wider angle.