Sri Lanka holds the spotlight for best whale and dolphin watching in the world, on beautiful locations known as Mirissa and Kalpitiya. In the warm ripples of the Indian Ocean, you will be able to see pods of Blue Whales, Fin Whales, Bryde’S Whales, Striped Dolphins, Sperm Whales, Common Dolphins, Bottlenose Dolphins, Spinner Dolphins, Risso’s Dolphins and sometimes even Killer Whales. The best seasons to go whale and dolphin watching in Sri Lanka would be as follows;
- South West Coast from November to April
- East Coast off Trincomalee from May to September
The views are amazing and the experienced guides will take you closer to the adorable swimmers, keeping safe distance, not invading their private space.