South coast is famous for Whales and Dolphin watching. You can reach Mirissa harbor withing 15 minutes and join Whale and Dolphin watching tour. You may spot the Blue whales, Sperm whales & dolphins in few nautical miles off the Mirissa shore.
The 27 species of cetaceans including the common blue whales, sperm whales, killer whales, dwarf whales, melon headed whales as well as the elusive blue whales haunt the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal. Dolphin and Whale watching is not a seasonal activity in Sri Lanka.