Kirinda fishing village

Kirinda is a small fishing village blessed with a pretty beach, spectacular views and a charming history that depicts the life giving nature of Sri Lankans. Not everyone that visits southeastern region of Sri Lanka, gets to cherish its divine beauty and tranquility as it is bypassed by most visitors.It exposes the aspect of local life that is difficult to come by. The village itself  is something to behold, holding onto the traditional modes of housing and layout. Many of the houses are ones that has been passed down for generations, some retaining their originality while others adding bits and pieces of contemporary architecture to an existing structure. The villagers are friendly and welcoming, and one will feel at home among the smiling faces. When  walking  towards the shore, encounters the resting fishing vessels or active fishermen depending on the time of the day.