It will be an early start, as you leave from your hotel at 05:00 am for this whale watching cruise from Mirissa at 6.30 am. The whales usually start to appear after about an hour out to sea. Mostly blue whales, but sometimes killer whales also appear. Sightings of dolphins are also common on the way out and back. We advise you to bring a hat and plenty of sun cream, as well as a camera and binoculars. The cruise is equipped with life jackets and all necessary safety equipped. This cruise also have a small kitchen where fresh breakfast is prepared and served with tea/ coffee.
Brief about tour
Anyone seeking a thrilled adventure deep into the ocean is allowed to go on this tour.
Can it be tailor-made?
Yes, we can customize the tour as you preferred. Please contact us in advance and we will make the arrangments.
Contact us for details
When to go
Any time of the year.
Begins at 5.00 a.m from your hotel
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Enjoy amazing sightings of blue whales, sperm whales and dolphins in the ocean.
Life jackets will be provided on cruise.
Breakfast will be served on board
The whale watching tour is begin from the Mirissa fishing harbor at approximately 6.30 a.m. Passengers are transferred onto sophisticated boats that are equipped with the necessary safety devices such as compass, GPS, nautical charts and UHF radio. These boats also have a small kitchen where fresh breakfast is prepared and served. Western toilets with shower facilities as well as plenty of comfortable seating areas are available for passengers. Life jackets available in a variety of sizes are handed over to passengers for their safety before the boat sets sail. Please note, the crew members on board are all officially qualified in life-saving, fire-fighting and first aid.
The entire whale watching experience takes about 4-5 hours on average, maybe longer if the whale sightings take a while. The probability of whale sightings is about 90-95% and we will give our best to make sure you see the whales.
After your whale watching tour, Walauwa The Villa Tours & Excursions offers additional sightseeing opportunities (optional) such as visiting the neighboring Galle Fort, Turtle Hatchery, Stilt Fishermen and Moonstone Mine.
Coconut Tree Hill Mirissa is a unique cliff located at the end of a beach which is covered in palm trees. Tourists flock to this spot to take photos with all the beautiful tall palms that overlook the ocean.
If you wish to book this package or make any changes to it for your holiday in Sri Lanka, please do get in touch with us. Our friendly team of travel consultants will happily assist you.
If you wish to book this package, make any changes to it or get a completely new tailor made package for your holiday in Sr Lanka, please do get in touch with us. Our friendly team of travel consultants will happily assist you.
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