Distance from Mirissa – 10.0 km (22 minutes)
Polhena Beach is situated in Matara town in the southern coast of Sri Lanka. It is one of the best beaches in the area with a small sandy cove that is sheltered by a reef offshore. Polhena Beach is a popular area for snorkelling and catching sea turtles in action. There are also many restaurants along the beach with some amazing seafood at affordable prices. Polhena Beach is a popular hangout spot among both locals and tourists.
Getting to Polhena Beach
From Mirissa travel along the Matara Road up to Matara and turn to Beach Road to reach the Polhena Beach.