This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Midigama. To help you make friends with Midigama before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
Midigama, Sri Lanka, is a popular surfing beach in the southern part of the country. It is located between Galle to the east and Weligama and Mirissa to the west. While most of the beaches along the southern, aptly nicknamed "Golden Coast" are great for surf, Midigama is known to have the most dependable surf year-round in all of Sri Lanka.
Most Midigama, Sri Lanka hostels offer surf camps, which cater to surfers of all levels from beginner to pro. Learners can usually work with a surf instructor in a one-on-one or group setting as they gear up the confidence to get up on their board. More experienced surfers can work with a local surfer who can show them where to catch the best waves and help them with local transport around Midigama.
Luckily, hostels in Midigama, Sri Lanka, are never too far from the beach, so after a long day playing in the sand and sun, you can relax back in your dorm or private room. Most Midigama, Sri Lanka hostels also offer daily yoga practice to help ease your tired muscles. Yoga sessions are usually held on Midigama, Sri Lanka hostel roof terraces that boast views of the ocean that'll make you eager to wake up with the sun in order to enjoy the whole day.
Midigama, Sri Lanka hostels typically have reception desks that can help you plan your onward travel around Sri Lanka, that is if you can ever pull yourself away from the dreamy beach town. There are a few cafes in the area and a local market, but most Midigama, Sri Lanka hostels have in-house cafes, or at the very least kitchens where guests can cook their own meals.
Most travelers usually continue along the shore from Midigama to other beach towns or head inland to discover Buddhist temples, see wild elephants in natural parks, or enjoy bustling city life in the capital city, Colombo.
Written by local enthusiast for Midigama hostelsLola