WHALE WATCHING TOUR IN MIRISSA
Getting to see the largest animal on earth up close and personal, is a once in a lifetime, awe-inspiring opportunity. Seeing whales in their natural habitat is something only a few of us can dream of, and Sri Lanka affords you this opportunity to view whales just a short distance from the island’s shore. Situated close to the southern tip of Sri Lanka, Mirissa is one of the world’s top destinations for observing the mighty blue whale, the largest known animal ever to have existed.
Highlights of this tour
- Witness Blue Whales
- Witness Sperm Whales
- Witness Killer Whales
- Witness Dolphins
- You will be picked up from your beach hotel and then escorted to Mirissa fishing harbor to board the Speed liner cruise that leaves at 6:00am for a memorable experience with whales and dolphins.
- Situated close to the southern tip of Sri Lanka, Mirissa is one of the world’s top destinations for observing the mighty blue whale, the largest known animal ever to have existed. With a body spanning over 30m in length and a heart the size of a small car, these massive creatures are seen at Mirissa on an almost daily basis between November and April. The nutrient-rich waters of Sri Lanka contain vast populations of krill, enticing the blue whales to live and breed there. This excursion usually starts at 6AM and the duration of sailing is 3 – 5 Hours at Sea. We provide free breakfast and Water; life Jackets and Life Guards are present in the Vessel as well. The boat has toilet facilities to cater to the long duration.
- On completion of the whale watching tour, we will be driving back to your hotel.