Trip reference number: 2331

Trip Operator: Wildlife Worldwide

Blue Whales, Dolphins & Leopards

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The balmy waters around Sri Lanka are home to a wealth of cetacean life, including blue whales, sperm whales and spinner dolphins. On land, the national parks have elephants and leopard, and this itinerary will endeavour to show you them all!

This small group tour will first take you in search of spinner dolphins, seen in huge numbers off Kalpitiya in the north-west of the country, before continuing to the south coast, possibly the best place in the world to see blue whales and sperm whales in the deep waters.

With Sri Lanka offering so much more than marine life, this trip also includes time to see the famed elephants of Udawalawe National Park and the leopards of Yala National Park.

Typical itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Depart UK
  2. Day 2: Arrive Colombo & transfer to Kalpitiya
  3. Days 3-4: Early morning boat trips to watch spinner dolphins & whales
  4. Day 5: Transfer to Udawalawe
  5. Day 6: Jeep safari in to Udawalawe National Park, then drive to Tissamaharama
  6. Day 7: Jeep safari in Yala National Park to see leopard
  7. Day 8: Morning jeep safari in Yala, then transfer to Mirissa area
  8. Days 9-12: Four morning whale watching boat trips
  9. Day 13: Transfer to Katunayake near Colombo
  10. Day 14: Fly back to the UK
  • Available*: Nov to Apr
  • Group size: 12
  • Price including flights from/to UK: From £3,295 pp
  • Price excluding international flights: From £2,795 pp
  • Included in the price/package:
    • Transfers
    • 12 nights hotel accommodation
    • Breakfasts
    • Dinner at Mirissa
    • Whale and dolphin watching boat trips
    • Jeep safaris in national parks


This is a group trip with fixed departure dates. Please refer to our website for further information.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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