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Address: Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
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+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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Nice trip

It's nice trip by boat. Price is between 1750-6000 per person. Price depends how good you are in discussing about it. Be prepared it can make you sick, but they give you seasick... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Danny E
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London
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got in a nice boat and were seated on the top deck.The sea was very calm on a wonderfully sunny day. We were given a packed breakfast which was ok but not really tasty.That was not important. The ride was excellent and we enjoyed the nice calm sea which was so blue and pleasing to the eye. We saw... More 

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Ruislip, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous day out with a great crew, good fun and took great care of us. Saw in excess of 15 whales but sadly no dolphins, next time maybe. Food and drink offered on the boat free of charge.

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Thank Karen P
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22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's nice trip by boat. Price is between 1750-6000 per person. Price depends how good you are in discussing about it. Be prepared it can make you sick, but they give you seasick pills on boat for free. All trip takes you about 3 hour. Boat is starting at 7 a.m. local time. They will offer you on the boat... More 

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Thank Danny E
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I echo many of the very negative reviews. Overcrowded boats. More like a Whale Hunt (without the harpoon). Many boats chasing down the whales upon a sighting. 15 seconds of Whale tails for 5 hours of sardine conditions. Tourists - just don't support this, and don't waste your time and money. I'm not a "save the whales" freak, but this... More 

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Thank Jeff M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe I had unrealistic expectations but I was disappointed to find myself on a large tourist boat packed in like sardines all trussed up in bulky life jackets. We saw whales but at a great distance which most people seemed ok with, the photos were not worthy of a Facebook post. I have been on similar trips in Oman and... More 

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Southern Finland, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We actually managed to see four whales. The captain and his gasts took good care of us serving snacks and drinks. This was definitely one of the highlights of my holiday

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Thank Heidi R
England
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On 1st March, my husband and I boarded this boat for some whale watching. We were given life jackets but no instruction on how to wear them properly. For example there is a strap to pull up between your legs which prevents the life jacket from rising up over your head should you end up in the water and can... More 

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Thank beckki
yorkshire
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A FABULOUS HALF DAY EXCURSION.left port around 7am. After about half hour cruising into the Indian Ocean we encouted our first "there she blows " a beautiful sight seeing these majestic blue whales just cruising along. Would highly recommend this trip. There are numerous boats , all with life jackets , but I would book in advance via your hotel... More 

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Thank Trevor S
Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, we saw wales. But the whole thing takes 5 hours starting very early morning, and you see whales for 15 seconds. Our captain hurried back and was just a routine activity. Dont take the pills cause you will sleep during the trip, be aware not to get sea sick. When the whales are visible tens of boats surround this... More 

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Thank JUB444
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic experience! This is a brand new boat with super friendly crew. The best and most beautiful in Mirissa. We had an amazing experience and will recommend all our friends and family. The good boy boat is faster than other boats so you do get to see whales first before other boats arrive. On your trip you will spot... More 

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