Things To Do

Things to do locally;

  • Enjoy the local beaches at Mirissa (10min walk) and Weligama (10min by tuk tuk) both great for swimming, surfing and snorkelling.
  • Hit the ocean for scuba diving, deep sea fishing and coastal cruising.
  • Take off at 6am with Raja and the Whales and go in search of the beasts from the deep which pass Mirissa Nov-April only).
  • Tour a lowland tea estate to see how tea is produced from field to tea pot.
  • Visit the UNESCO heritage site of Galle Fort, enjoy the cafes, boutique shops and walk the Fort walls.
  • Check the international Cricket schedule for matches at the scenic Galle Stadium.
  • Relax in a local spa or have the therapists come to you.
  • Visit the city of Matara with its charming Dutch forts and bustling markets.
  • Ascend the Dondra head lighthouse and the visit the blow holes on the islands southernmost tip.
  • Take a boat safari at Koogala lake and spot birds, wildlife and great scenery.
  • Head to Weligama and enjoy the beach lawn, pool and great food at the luxury boutique hotel W15.
  • Try to find the small cove of Cape Weligama for great snorkelling.