A surfing hotspot in Sri Lanka, Mirissa beach offers waves for nice turns. Morning period is the best. The beach is clean and clear and a great start off point for a run into the waters. The blue waters offer a good ride for beginners and experienced surfers. Mirissa beach is an unpopulated beach.
Mirissa Beach is rapidly becoming a popular Surfer hangout during the months of November to March when it's the rainy season on the East coast. For some reason Mirissa Beach is well known to the Japanese Surfers. Mirissa is a pointbreak location with intermediate level waves. Local surfers can be considered to be average to good. Best waves can be experienced early morning and late afternoon. Directions are right hand, and short length.