Points of Interest - Trincomalee

Whale Watching

Tourists enjoying the view of blue Whales

Sri Lanka is situated within the International Whaling Commission’s protected zone while Trincomalee is commonly regarded as the best place for this seasonal activity in the country.

Trincomalee is one of the deepest and most strategically-placed natural harbors in the world, offering you a perfect opportunity to encounter these largest mammals on our planet in super pods, containing as many as 40 or more, and as well as large numbers of Spinner Dolphins and sperm whales.

Spinner Dolphins and other dolphin sightings in Trincomalee mostly occur between March and April and August and September months, while Whales can be spotted during December to April.

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