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Address: Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
Phone Number:
+94 71 312 1061
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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We are the best whale watching tour operator in mirissa Sri Lanka, our boat...

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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Very good experience

We were able to witness four bigger blue whales during our whale watching trip. My wife enjoyed it a lot.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
ianmax22334
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very helpful and smiling. Very good experience in mirissa We saw blue wales and turtles. They take the time to have good moment

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Thank bonbon69100
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked our trip with the Sri Lanka Navy well in advance. We got to the Naval Base by 6.30 as asked, but there was delay and we sailed off only at 7.30 am. The ship was excellent with air conditioning ample space comfortable seats etc., They served us breakfast before take off which was quite good. The Navy personal... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked a day trip from Unawatuna through a company called best tour Lanka. The itinerary meant leaving at 5.45am in order to get to Mirissa for 7am, which we were fine with, given the guarantee of seeing whales that the tour operators provide. We paid $70usd for the transfer and he boat tour, which seemed quite pricey by Sri... More 

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Thank Andrew L
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were able to witness four bigger blue whales during our whale watching trip. My wife enjoyed it a lot.

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Thank ianmax22334
Bengaluru, India
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been traveling across the globe since 1996 and this was my worst travel experience. There was no pick up in the morning. Despite several calls, the vehicle never showed up. I took a 3-wheeler and reached the harbor. Mr. Ganidu Rochana promptly received the money and assured seats for both me and my wife. We entered the boat and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic trip. Felt that this company were the ones to be with as looking at other boats they seemed overcrowded and quite fast when approaching the whales. Raja and the whales brill.

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Thank vallleychelle
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Early start, sandwiches and fruit offered on the boats. We took the larger boats because as booked by our hotel. The staff were great and ensured everyone was looked after. We saw one blue whale and a couple of other sightings in the distance but by the time we got close, the whale had gone back underneath the water. As... More 

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Thank cn_tr4veller
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got really good price, 1500 rupies, which was the absolutely the highest price that I would recommend to pay! The trip itself was nothing special, long and pretty rough boat ride so if you tend to get seasickness, prepare with medicine! Breakfast is included (a cup of coffee, two sandwitches and later a popjuice) but if the whales are... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this was a LONG trip in and out and not worth it. So many boats, so much pollution, the emissions from the boats are disgusting. If I had my time back, I'd not have gone on a whale watching tour.

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Thank Melissa F
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, daughter and I were delighted to be able to see Spinner dolphins, turtles, a pod of pilot whales and a blue whale. All close enough to take good pictures and not disturb the animals themselves. It was a long hot day, in life vests. We set out at 7am and were back at around 2.30pm. We were given... More 

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