About Whale Watching Spot
Whale watching spot comes at the top amongst the major attractions in Mirissa. You can find a number of operators around this area offering trips to the Indian Ocean for dolphins, whales, and turtles spotting.
Location: Harbour Road, Mirissa, Sri Lanka.
Timings: Usually, the whale watching tour starts early in the morning around 6-7 AM and lasts for 4-5 hours approximately. The ocean gets rough due to sunlight in the afternoon, hence, it is difficult to spot a whale in the water at this time.
Price: The average cost for whale watching is Rs. 2500 - 3500. However, if you are a group of 4-5 people, you can negotiate the prices to get a better deal.
Best Time to Visit: The best time to spot whale is from December to March as the ocean is not rough during this time.
Distance from Mirissa: This place is located around 15-20 KM away from Mirissa beach.