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112, New Airport Road | Fairway Aviation, Galle 10390, Sri Lanka
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Poor customer service

We saw an add for this company when out for dinner. I tried contacting them first by phone and then... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2018
Dewulf_sarah
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Perth, Australia
Best whale watching ever

Very lucky to see over 10 blue whales in the sky, the pilot and coordinator was great! Must... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
Huan Y
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“Whale Watching and Scenic Flights” operating from Koggala Airport allow passengers to observe the largest Mammal on earth from the air and it is an exciting experience. Flying above them won’t disturb their natural environment but offers you a unique perspective and understanding of the magnitude and beauty of this graceful creature. Considering the fact that the Mammal can be almost 30 meters in length and 200 tons in weight, it will certainly be an enduring sight for you to treasure. We operate high-winged aircraft, which allows each passenger their own window seat and optimal, unobstructed viewing.
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112, New Airport Road | Fairway Aviation, Galle 10390, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We saw an add for this company when out for dinner. I tried contacting them first by phone and then by e-mail. Through e-mail we arranged on a day and time for our tour. However due to jetlag I forgot to send through our passports...More

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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

It is unfortunate that you were unable to reserve our whale watching flight on time. To place on record, we require passenger details in advance to prepare passenger manifest and other flight plan related documents in order to make sure our passengers are fully protected...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Very lucky to see over 10 blue whales in the sky, the pilot and coordinator was great! Must experience!

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

My wife and I wanted to see the blue whale from the air and booked it at F-air in Koggala. Air Port. At the gateway we were welcomed by Chief Operating Officer Sanjaya. In a very nice car we were transported to to the Check...More

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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Dear Mr. Edvardsen, Thank you very much for joining us for the Whale Watching and Scenic Flight during your stay at Weligama, Sri Lanka. It was lovely time enjoying a beer with you and your lovely wife Agnes after the flight at out water pavilion...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This is the best way to see whales, we saw our first gigantic blue whale few minutes after take off from Koggala airport and 2 more during the flight . There are many advantages of whale watching by flight a]such as able to see the...More

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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Dear Lalitha, Thank you very much for choosing our Whale Watching and Scenic Flight during your holiday in Galle, Sri Lanka and thank you very much for the review. Best Regards Sanjaya

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

The most successful experience in Sri Lanka was this whale safari. The Captain was extremely kind, communicative, made us part of the crew (!) And Mr. Sanjaya did our best to feel good! I think it's the least invasive way to notice the whales. I...More

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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Lulian, Thank you very much for taking our Whale Watching and Scenic Flight and thank you very much for your review. Best Regards Sanjaya

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

To see blue whales is a very rare opportunity and a unique chance. Watching them from the air is a genius idea worth the Noble prize. Our family used to travel a lot, and we saw many interesting and exiting places. Whales exited our children...More

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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Anna, It was our pleasure to have you and your family on board our Whale Watching and Scenic Flight and we are glad that you’ll had an amazing time. Thank you for the great review. Best Regards Sanjaya

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Whale watching by air is a brilliant idea! I was so accited both by flying and by the view of these gigantic animals. In comparison with watching by boat I can say that there is a great difference, as by boat you can see it...More

1  Thank Anastasia R
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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Anastasia, Thank you very much for choosing our Whale Watching and Scenic Flight, your review and recommendations. We operate our Whale Watching and Scenic Flight year around from Koggala Airport and you’re most welcome to join us on your next holiday. Thank you Sanjaya

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Supper great experience to see blue whale from an aircraft. It was one of my dreams to see this magnificent blue whales and thanks to F-airways Whale watching tours made it supper easy. This was my first air safari and the best of any safaris...More

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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Dear Tatiana, It was our pleasure to have you on board our “Whale Watching and Scenic Flight”operated from Koggala, Galle and than you very much for your kind review.

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

It was so exciting to see the whales from the airplane. Although you see them from far but you see them whole. To see them by boat you have to take a very tyring trip with less chance of spotting them. We spotted three. You...More

1  Thank Adel S
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Sanjaya A, COO at F.air, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Dear Mr. Adel, It was our pleasure to have you and your family on board our “Whale Watching and Scenic Flight”and than you very much for your review. Sanjaya

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