Whale Watching Mirissa

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s best whale watching spot is situated in Mirissa in the southern coast of Sri Lanka. When you travel Sri Lanka you should definitely experience this and tack back those beautiful memories of whale watching Mirissa, the gentle giants of the ocean. It will be a once-in-lifetime experience for sure. The best whale watching season is between November and April each year. Whale 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. You are able to arrange Whale Watching Trips in here Miriss Fisheries  Harbour in a fully insured purpose built private whale watching boat which will last for 3 to 5 hours. Experienced best local guides for whale watching will show you a good time watching whales and dolphins off the coast of Mirissa.


Pods of Dolphins can be seen accompanying boats frequently during the said months. Blue and Sperm Whales in large numbers frequent the coastline of Sr Lanka during this period and can be viewed near Mirissa beach. Do not forget to take a sun lotion and a hat/cap or sunglasses in your hand.,

Our Safety

Our boats are fully insured and equipped with communication equipment, Life raft, and Life rings. Life jackets are also provided to the passengers. The special emergency team also being supported for any kind of emergency.

Free  benefits

All the passengers will be provided with bottled water, morning coffee, breakfast, fruit juice and the medicines will be given free of charge.

Our boat

The boat is fully secured and can take about 70 passengers at a time. The speed of the boat is very comfortable and not harmful for the passengers as well as the animals in the water.

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  •   Super friendly crew. Everything was said with a smile or laugh. We got coffee, a good sandwich, fruit and water. We got to see a Blue whale around seven times and the first couple of times from around 5-10 meters. Amazing experience!!! The boat had...More

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  •   Most amazing experience to see the Blue Whale in its natural habitat. Service was top class and very personalised. Umesh is an excellent guy and there’s excellent masseur on the boat too. Kids loved it. Clean and hygienic boat.

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  •   Good service & Good expansion we really happy. Perfect coustomer service. Recommend for every one !! A++ Thank you !! 🙂

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  •   Amazing ride - kids and we thoroughly enjoyed. Got chance to watch blue whale and lot of dolphins. Whale horizon boat was convenient and the staff were very friendly, kept feeding us with fresh fruits and breakfast

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  •   Had a whale of a time. Friendly courteous staff, nice set up, nice help in spotting whales,very nice experience. Would definitely recommend to all.

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  •   We paid Rs 5,000 around €25 each. We were were picked up at 6:30am and the boat left at 7am. Pick up ride was included but not the return. We were told we’d be back in 3-4 hours. We ended coming back into port at...More

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  •   Arriving early to acquire good seats, we were greeted by friendly staff/guides who were very informative throughout and continually offered drinks and other refreshments. Despite a long but pleasant 3 hour boat ride and only seeing the back of one and many blow hole sprays...More

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Our office 

Whale Horizon is the best Whales & Dolphins watching tour operator in Mirissa. We are experts in managing all your tours at Whales & Dolphins watching and entertaining you.

Whale Horizon, Habour road, Mirissa.