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Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
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Blue Whales, Dolphins and an excellent crew! (WDC)

The crew were incredible. Attentive towards all passangers, assisting with any sea sickness as well... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2018
Georgie S
Great experience!

Great experience!! We saw a huge blue whale and it was so exciting !!! The crew is fun and kind... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Giuditta C
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Whale watching is one of the most famous water sport s in Sri Lanka. If you are interested in observing whales in their natural habitat we have the ability to arrange your whale watching trip in a responsible manner without interrupting the activities of the marine creatures which ensures maximum safety for you. we will be explaining the rules and the safety precautions before starting each trip.only 45 seets...
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“fruit juice” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

The crew were incredible. Attentive towards all passangers, assisting with any sea sickness as well as providing entertainment (drums and singing was amazing) Coffee and water to start the day along with a pack up and varieties of snacks (CAKE!!). The boat wasn't over crowded...More

Thank Georgie S
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Great experience!! We saw a huge blue whale and it was so exciting !!! The crew is fun and kind, they offered us a nice breakfast on board and we had also singing time on the way back. The boat is not as big as...More

Thank Giuditta C
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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Hi.we are happy to post your experience.thank you very much. sanka d.

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience, saw a blue whale. The crew was very welcoming and caring, and very entertaining - we had singing time on the way home :) Definitely recommend

1  Thank Laura M
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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Hi laura. thanks for your feedback. sanka d.

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

My friend and I joined Marriot Cruise for a whale watching experience in April 2018 and it was amazing. Welcome coffee and cookies on arrival and king coconut when coming back, few snacks on boat. But more about the whales. It took us many hours...More

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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi.quaria....thank for your review... sanka d

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We did whale watching with this company in April 2018. They sailed far away. their are no whales. we saw only few Dolphins. I think this trip was time wasting in sea. we sailed 8-9 hours. some tourists getting tired and they sleep on the...More

Thank zenwillioms
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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Hi. april is the period when the blue whales go to the sea for their activities.at that moment we need to sail to the deep seas,but after making inquiries from the foreigners who are interested in us. A barefoot is a more exotic experience than...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

We had a fabulous day out with a friendly crew spotting dolphins & whales. We saw a very big group of Spinner Dolphins who were fabulous jumping and spinning through the air. We saw a pod of larger Risso's dolphins as well as a large...More

Thank jane S
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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Hi jane, you have given us the proper value for our service.we'll meet again in the future. thank you very much. sanka d.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The tour, the crew, the food en the beautiful dolphins and whales. It was a perfect morning. We arranged it from our Hotel Citrine Mirissa. Ask for Hashan. Great guy. I recommend everybody to do this at Marriot Cruise

Thank Jeffrey D
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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi jeffrey thanks for your riview sanka d

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Thanks to Janaka from Serendib guest house , a wee trip to Mirissa for a few days , recommended to go on trip , had a ball , breakfast when boat left ,staff were great, saw blue whale , dolphins, turtle, snacks on way back,...More

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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi. you have given us the proper valve for our service. thank you very much.we'll meet again in future.... sanka d.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We had a great day! The boat is clean and wasn't very crowded. The staff helped us with our 3 year old, but they were also assisting other passengers who were sea sick. The captain seems to avoid bothering the whales too much. Snack and...More

Thank MaartenVWM
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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi .we are greatful for your valuabie review. thank you. sanka d.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Though we had a little bad luck with seeing whales or dolphins (one "small" blue whale, no doplphins - but this can happen), the crew really did their best and made an extra detour in the hope to find some animals. The small snacks provided...More

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Sanka D, Owner at Marriot Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi.thanks for your riview. sanka d

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Neha M
15 April 2018|
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Response from Sanka D | Property representative |
Yes.you can see the whales in the whole year.but best season is november to march.sea is very calm in this months.may to december is rough sea but whales live in here.
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brettchatwin1989
17 March 2018|
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Saturday 7th April - 2 people please! Do you have an email?
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Tacey A
13 February 2018|
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Response from Veronika N | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we paid by cash before the trip in the morning. The price is 6000LKR/person.
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