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Matara Travel Guide

Matara is a city in Southern Province, Sri Lanka. It has many popular attractions, including Whale watching Mirissa with Geeth, Mirissa Beach, Coconut Tree Hill, perfect for a trip!
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What to Do

Looking for things to do in Matara? We provide up-to-date info on everything from must-see scenic spots to local hangouts.
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Whale watching Mirissa with Geeth

Whale watching Mirissa with Geeth

5.5
4.8/536 Reviews
"Boat Tours"
"Whale Watching"
Mirissa Beach

Mirissa Beach

4.4
4.7/5106 Reviews
"Beaches"
"Seashores"
Coconut Tree Hill

Coconut Tree Hill

3.4
5.0/52 Reviews
"Mountains"
"​​landmark"
Galle Dutch Fort
Nearby City

Galle Dutch Fort

5.6
4.6/5284 Reviews
"Military Sites"
"Historical Sites"
Shallow Bay

Shallow Bay

3.3
4.6/512 Reviews
"Seashores"
"Surfing"
Stilt Fisherman
Nearby City

Stilt Fisherman

5.3
4.3/598 Reviews
"Fishing"
Hiriketiya Beach

Hiriketiya Beach

3.1
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"Beaches"
Sea Turtle Farm and Hatchery - Habaraduwa
Nearby City

Sea Turtle Farm and Hatchery - Habaraduwa

5.1
4.3/541 Reviews
"Aquariums"
"Popular Spots"
Snake Farm Weligama (Traditional Farm)

Snake Farm Weligama (Traditional Farm)

3.0
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Polhena Beach

Polhena Beach

3.0
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"Beaches"

Where to Stay

Discover the most popular places to stay in Matara, complete with recommendations from fellow travelers and special hotel offers
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Esprit d'Ici Hotel

Esprit d'Ici Hotel

4.3/514 Reviews
Triple O Six

Triple O Six

4.3/539 Reviews
Dickwella Resort and Spa
Coralworld Hotel

Coralworld Hotel

3.2/5This user hasn't left any comments yet
Eraeliya Villas & Gardens
Peacock Villa

Peacock Villa

4.9/541 Reviews
SurfBayVilla

SurfBayVilla

4.6/56 Reviews
Ocean Reach Holidays

Ocean Reach Holidays

4.1/57 Reviews
Hotel Vacanza

Hotel Vacanza

4.3/56 Reviews

What to Eat

Want to eat like a local? Don't miss out on these top Matara dishes and foodie spots.
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The Shack

The Shack

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Avg. USD8/person
"Asian Cuisine"
Mirissa Eye

Mirissa Eye

3.9/511 Reviews
Avg. USD3/person
"Bars/Bistros"
"Open Late"
Little Red House Chinese Food

Little Red House Chinese Food

4.3/514 Reviews
Avg. USD6/person
"Asian Cuisine"
Big Fish Restaurant

Big Fish Restaurant

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Avg. USD21/person
"Western-style"
Aura Beach Club By W15

Aura Beach Club By W15

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Cuture Resort Sea Food Kitchen

Cuture Resort Sea Food Kitchen

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Avg. USD61/person
"Asian Cuisine"
The Doctor's House

The Doctor's House

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Avg. USD9/person
"Western-style"
Turtle Beach Restaurant

Turtle Beach Restaurant

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Avg. USD5/person
"Asian Cuisine"
Papa Mango

Papa Mango

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Avg. USD10/person
"Bars/Bistros"
Dewmini Roti Shop

Dewmini Roti Shop

4.0/52 Reviews
Avg. USD2/person
"Asian Cuisine"
"Open Late"
Dhana's Curry Pot

Dhana's Curry Pot

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Avg. USD10/person
"Asian Cuisine"
The Original Rocket Burger

The Original Rocket Burger

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Avg. USD8/person
"Western-style"

Discover the Real Matara With a Local Expert

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