Whale Watching Mirissa - Whale Horizon, Mirissa

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#16 of 47 in Wildlife in Mirissa
Many species of whales, dolphins and other marine animals can be found in the coastal waters of Sri Lanka. Whale Horizon specialises in offering daily tours offering tourists the chance to see these magnificent creatures in their natural environment.

All of our tours include

- Delicious breakfast with tea

- Bottled water

- Comfortable cushioned seating

- Cushioned mats

- Bathroom

- Elongated hull for spacious experience

- Dual decks with full round-about access

Start time is 6:30am from Mirissa Harbour. Please call +94 770508652 or email hello@whalesandmirissa.com to book a place on one of our boats.

We want everyone to feel comfortable and safe on all our trips so are equipped with a qualified captain and crew, life jackets for passengers and much much more. Please visit our website for any more information: http://www.whalesandmirissa.com/

So please be our guest, keep your eyes peeled for whale spouts, sit back, and enjoy the cruise By using our Mirissa online trip itinerary builder , you can arrange your visit to Whale Watching Mirissa - Whale Horizon and other attractions in Mirissa.
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  • Myself and a few other friends were attended to the session. Though the start location is little bit away from the main road, there are plenty of parking spaces. The team was very friendly and...  more »
  • One thing I had on my list of things to see was the whales off the coast in Mirissa. For a start we were on the boat for over an hour before we went on the search for whales. I’m not sure why this...  more »
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  • Seem to respect the animals. Will stay a reasonable distance from them and then turn the engine off as not to disturb/stress them out. Unlike many other boats who just chase full speed after the whales.
  • Very nice and pleasant experience. We have been told to meet at 6:30 AM cause at 7 Am the ship will be leaving from the harbour - exactly what happened. We actually have left even a bit earlier. Also the ship was not full, so we could move and switch places in order to get best views. We have managed to see 1 turtle (which actually got hidden very fast) and at least 7 whales (or maybe 1 or 2 multiple times). In 2 of the situations we were really close, but not too close to hurt them (like other boats were too close in similar situations). During all this time, we've been offered water, cakes, sandwiches and fruits. The team was also nice to us, so I do recommend going out with the Horizon team.
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