Whale & Dolphin Watching in Mirissa
A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
Pick Up points in Negombo or Colombo, If you require pick up from a different resort, then please contact us
Start at 3.00am and take a 3 hour drive from Negombo or Colombo. At 6.30am Take a boat in search for Blue Whales and expect to return to shore by 12 noon. Afterwards take lunch at a recommended restaurant. Afternoon return Back to Negombo or Colombo.
Mirissa Whale watching day trip is an exciting trip where you are able to enjoy a great beach and Sea safari. Travel along the Southern highway early in the morning. Our driver will usher you to our handpicked Whale watching boat operator with picnic breakfast where you will venture out to sea for approximately five hours. Once you come back to the shore our driver will guide you to Paradise Beach Club Restaurant for a delicious lunch. After lunch you can have a dip in the pool which overlooks the Indian ocean. Afterwards drive back to Negombo or Colombo.
Prices from $125 per person based on 2 sharing
Why not see more of Mirissa after your Whale Watching trip?
Mirissa and its breathtaking sandy beach. Transforms your dreams and visions of a tropical paradise into an everyday reality. Located close to the Southern tip of the Island of Sri Lanka. This secluded crescent shaped beach is the perfect place to sit back. Relax and forget about all the hustle and bustle of your other life that’s a million miles away. This small sandy tropical beach boasts some of Sri Lanka’s best and most stunning sunsets and sunrises. All the Guesthouses and homes are set back from the actual beach. Giving you the impression that you are on a deserted palm fringed island. Every now and again the silence is broken by the sound of a coconut falling on the sand. Or a chilled beer being opened by someone further up the beach.
One of the best places in the world to see whales
One of the best places in the world to see one of the only recorded resident blue whale colonies in their natural habitat. Dolphins are regularly spotted on whale watching trips organised from Mirissa and Dondra head on the south coast. The BBC documentary titled “Ocean Giants” featuring the mesmeric world of Whales and Dolphins.
There is a 95% chance of spotting Sperm Whales and great chances of spotting Blue Whales. Also there is a good chance of spotting Spinner Dolphins off Dondra head.
But it’s not just the whales and dolphins that make Mirissa a must-visit destination. The area is also home to a rich variety of marine life, including sea turtles, manta rays, and a variety of tropical fish species. And with its idyllic beaches, clear waters, and stunning sunsets, Mirissa is also the perfect location for a relaxing beach vacation.
Don’t miss out on the chance to make unforgettable memories on your trip to Sri Lanka.
We take care of all details for your visit. Whether you are a solo traveller, a couple on holiday or honeymoon, a group of friends or visitors seeking activity.
We can tailormake any tour for you, simply Contact Us for more information.
Even if you prefer the freedom of doing everything yourself then why not rent a tuktuk or scooter from us. Therefore giving you the peace of mind knowing that everything has been taken care off. So all you need to do is to put the petrol in and off you go and explore!