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Whale Horizon

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First of all the manager was so kind to us! When we went out we saw 3 Blue Whales, a few dolphins... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
Hina A
Whale watching

Friendly staff, good breakfast, not too crowded. The boat stays out in the sea until they've found... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1 week ago
“Whale watching ”
5 May 2018
“Do not miss this opportunity”
​Whale Watching in Mirissa with Whale Horizon is a unique travel agency based in Mirissa, Sri Lanka. Known for our unique, exciting whale watching packages that never disappoint. Many people have lived in Sri Lanka their whole lives, but have never...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Mirissa Fisheries Harbour, Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
+94 77 050 8652
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff, good breakfast, not too crowded. The boat stays out in the sea until they've found whales. Make sure you skip this activity if you get seasick easily as this will ruin the experience for you (and others ;) ). The trip lasted in...More

Thank SunGlobe_trotter89
Reviewed 5 May 2018

You can definitely get to see dolphins and whales in this trip. The staff will wait till you are satisfied with the viewing and only then turn the boat around. You definitely need to have a strong stomach to last through this without getting sea-sick....More

Thank Madhavi M
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We loved the trip, we saw everything: whales, dolphins, flying fish, turtles. The staff was friendly - we recommend!

Thank Zdeňka S
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

There were only a few whales about the day we went. But our Whale Horizon stayed out searching after every other companies boat turned back to insure their customers got good views a a couple blue whales. If I went back this is the only...More

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

There are numerous companies to choose from... this should be your absolutely last. Made us wait for over an hour to try to fill their boat, while all other boats left on time. Completely missed seeing anything despite waking up extremely early to get to...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 14 January 2017

First of all the manager was so kind to us! When we went out we saw 3 Blue Whales, a few dolphins and a turtle. However I felt really sea sick and couldn't enjoy but I think everybody else did! The staff onboard was so...More

Thank Hina A
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The breakfast was just a cupcake, the boat only went out by about 1km and as such we didn't see any large whales, only a couple of fin whales. Whenever a dolphin group came the captain revved up the engine and speeded towards them meaning...More

Thank MonkeyG0D
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Had a great time excellent staff and service. They were very helpful and the skipper was very smart in having the right angle to have the best view..

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The Captain of the boat was unqualified for the job. He speeded up so high that people were rushed of their chairs, fell on the ground or against the siderails of the boat. We counted more than 40 plastic vomating bags that were filled by...More

Thank Decolman44
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