Whale and dolphin watching in Mirissa is one of the most exciting water activities you can do in Sri Lanka during your holiday. 
Mirissa is the best place to start your whale and dolphin watching tour in Sri Lanka. Whale watching season in Mirissa is from November till April.
Blue whale is the biggest animal in the world. If want to find out more about these fascinating ocean creatures read some fact about blue whales


We follow international whale watching rules and protect whales during whale watching:

  • we don´t go too close to the whales (good distance for taking pictures, safe distance for whales)
  • we don´t cross whale´s course
  • we reduce the speed to minimize the noise when we approach the whales
  • we stop the engine if whales and dolphins are comming close to our boat
  • we don´t do swimming, snorkeling and diving with the whales
  • we don´t throw out any garbage into the ocean and we ask our passengers not to do it as well

Look what kinds of whales and doplhins you can see during whale watching in Mirissa

Blue whale in Mirissa

Whale watching season

Whale watching season starts in November and ends in April. Ocean is warm and calm during these months.
May - October is off season. Whales can be spotted rarely, ocean is usualy rough and boats don´t go to ocean. 

Dolphins in Mirissa

What can you see?

Blue whales: 98% chance of spotting 
Can be also spotted:
Bottlenose dolphins, Spinner dolphins, sperm whales, short finned whales, fin whales, Bryde´s whales, turtles, whale shark, killer whales, flying fish.

Whale watching Mirissa

How long is the trip?

Start is at 7:00 o´clock in the morning. 
The duration of the tour is 3-5 hours (depends on spotting of whales and wish of our passengers). Afternoons is the ocean usually rough and not suitable for whale watching.

whale watching mirissa - Price

Price is valid for whale watching season in Mirissa: November 2018 - April 2019

  • $34 per person
    govermnet tax USD 18,50 per persoN (CHILDREN 5-10 YEARS 9 USD) need to be paid in the harbor in cash
    Children up to 5 years free of charge
      morning tea before departure
      breakfast on the boat
      (sandwich, chocolate cake, coconut pancake, fruit, water)
      watermelon on the way back
       boat and passengers insurance
      whale watching postcard and brochure
      seasickness pills if needed
      Any new government taxes can be aplicated in the harbour 

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