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See all 66 things to do in Matara


Matara Attractions

It's not surprising that so many tourists visit Matara each year. This charming city is filled with amazing things to do. Whether you're fond of visiting local attractions or trying out more action-packed experiences, you'll never have a dull moment here.

Discover the sights of Matara with some unique tours & day trips, or get through our list of 66 fun activities in Matara. We have no booking fees and free cancellation, so you can rest easy and concentrate on planning the vacation of a lifetime.

Things to Do in Matara with Kids

Matara boasts loads of close by fun activities for you and your kids. Our family friendly experiences will keep everyone happy for days.

Free Things to Do in Matara

Some say the best things in life are free. Be sure to visit the following around Matara:

Our Lady of Matara Shrine - Do a bit of quiet contemplation and learn a few things about this site's spiritual significance.

Polhena Beach - Toss a ball around with the young ones or simply kick back and get some sun at this pretty coastal spot.

Frequently Asked Questions

What to do in Matara on a sunny day?

What can you do in Matara for free?

The only thing more exhilarating than a free attraction is two of them, such as Our Lady of Matara Shrine and Polhena Beach.