Mirissa Tourism

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Mirissa (Sinhalese: මිරිස්ස) is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka, located in the Matara District of the Southern Province. It is approximately 240 kilometres (150 mi) south of Colombo and is situated at an elevation of 4 metres (13 ft) above the sea level. Mirissa's beach and night life make it a popular tourist destination. It is also a fishing port and one of the island's main whale and dolphin watching locations.


This warm abode of Mirissa is a delightful place to visit in Sri Lanka. When planning a trip to Mirissa, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Colombo. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Colombo for its bountiful attractions like Independence Square, Galle Face Green, Seema Malaka on your trip to Mirissa. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Mirissa*

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