5 days in Mirissa & Ella Itinerary

5 days in Mirissa & Ella Itinerary

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Mirissa
— 1 night
Drive
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Ella
— 3 nights
Drive

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Mirissa

— 1 night
The fishing town of Mirissa has developed into a notable tourist destination.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then enjoy the sand and surf at Mirissa Beach, and then look for gifts at LAZY.RIDE. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jungle Beach, and then steep yourself in history at Galle Fort.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mirissa trip builder website.

If you are flying in from Ukraine, the closest major aiports are Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport and Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport. January in Mirissa sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ella.

Things to do in Mirissa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Ella

— 3 nights
The relaxing hilltop village of Ella benefits from a more temperate climate than much of the rest of country thanks to its high elevation.
On the 14th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Ravana Ella Falls, then take in the dramatic natural features at Ella Rock, and then make a trip to Nine Arches Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Hakgala Botanic Gardens, take in the awesome beauty at Little Adam's Peak, and then look for gifts at R. M. S Antique And Brassware.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Ella trip planner.

You can drive from Mirissa to Ella in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Ella

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips