ACTIVITIES

Mirissa is well known for the fabulous beach and whale watching expeditions but there is much more on offer for the discerning few who seek tranquility and natural beauty of the inlands.

 

Ideal for honeymooners seeking privacy in a lush hideout or meditation/yoga practitioners seeking tranquil surrounds. Perfect location for a quiet gathering with family and friends.

 

Paddle boat rides on the lake is a must do especially at sunset.

 

Fishing on the lake can also be arranged for visitors.

 

Visits can be arranged to the nearby Garanduwa temple which has an ancient history dating back to the time of Sinhala kings.

 

A museum of masks where you can appreciate items created by local master craftsmen over many decades pottery village where you can buy genuine hand crafted wares or items made of coconut shells, husks and fibers. Masks are traditionally used in various ceremonies and healing rituals in Sri Lanka, particularly in the South.

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