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About Whale Watching Mirissa
We are the best whale watching tour operator in mirissa Sri Lanka, our boat deep blue & speed Liner has operated over 1000 daily whale watching tours successfully and we have 50ft & 85 seats trimaran boats & 40ft single hull boat with 40 seats & both with observation deck and also high speed boats which can reach the whale in half a hour.we depart out boats from mirissa harbor by right about 7am and while you in the tour you can watch blue whales,bryde whale,sperm whales and spinner dolphins. Boat tour may last 3-5 hours and you will be served coffee,breakfast,water bottles,also our qualified crew will assist you whenever you need.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

7 hours on a boat and we saw a splash of water that was supposed to be a whale. No guarantee you'll see anything but there's a high possibility you'll get sea sick. Also, the boats are crowded and so loud they'd scare animals miles...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank xtinatheexpat
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me, my husband and daughter went out in the early morning with these guys. We were served hot tea firstly. The boat wasn’t overcrowded. They got us up close to firstly dolphins and then they followed us in their hundreds. It was amazing. They slowed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Alison H
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a very nice experience. I felt it similar to the saffari I did in Africa, in a way that you are looking for this beautiful creatures, but there is no guarantee you will meet them. Well, we did :-). These guys are very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank EllValchanova
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having been whale watching twice before I have to say this was the most overpriced and commercial site I've been to. We were on the boat by 6 and left at 7. The upper deck was full although people arrived after us and went upstairs....More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ll preface this review by stating this was our experience only. We arrived early and purchased our tickets. This was a seamless experience. We were told that the government had recently taken over the whale watching excursions and all tickets, regardless of the boat, were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Saxamaphone_1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Save your money and go elsewhere, we went to mirissa to go on a whale watching tour with mahindrasiri , on arrival told that the prices had risen by 30% due some government tax or some such nonsense, told to expect 5-6 hr trip which...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank percy840
ganidu26, Public Relations Manager at Whale Watching Mirissa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please sir you have put that wrong location...would be great if you can put this boat operator page instead

Reviewed 1 week ago

We got up at 04.30 to travel here so i was hoping that it would be worth it and it was. We left the harbour around 7 in the morning and boat sailed for a good hour before we sighted the first spout. It turns...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 3elliotw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the main reasons why hordes of tourists invade Mirissa every year during the high peak season is to join one of the numerous whale watching tours which are run by local companies. In my case that was the main reason why I have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Daniele-Donati
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lot has been said about not doing it,, However, I beg to differ. If you havent been to any such tour, do take it. The tour starts early morning and before you realise you are in the middle of a huge ocean with sun...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jain_deepika
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mirrisa in srilanka is the best place to see whale during december time. Cost per pex is US$ 35, in a double deck boat. Upper dech is preferable.

Date of experience: December 2018
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January 20, 2019|
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Response from CyprusGrumpy | Reviewed this property |
We have just returned from Sri Lanka and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. One of the highlights was the Whale Watching Trip. We went with Mirissa Water Sports. There are a lot of negative reports fielded on trip... More
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Rahul B
December 19, 2018|
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Response from iyeraarthi | Reviewed this property |
We had quite a bad experience here when we went in June. Any boat you take would end up guaranteeing you the sightings.. they would even give you a 2nd free chance in case you miss out in the first sighting.. But our... More
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Parth S
December 12, 2018|
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Response from nandi2016 | Reviewed this property |
Dear sir, Following part will be better:- 1) Dambulla (2) Anuradhapura (3) Sigiriya (4) Nuwara Elliya (5) Mirissa (6) Ella
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