Whale and dolphin watching with Ceylon Tours provides an extraordinary way to get close and observe the magnificent gentle giants that roam the world's oceans. Whale and dolphin watching is truly an amazing experience for every outdoor enthusiast and provides the perfect peaceful and relaxing atmosphere for a day out in the seas. Sri Lanka is considered to be one of the best spots in the world for whale and dolphin watching, with several sighting locations across the country. The ideal place to sight these mammals is off the south, east and west coasts of the country. Dondra Point at the southern tip of Sri Lanka, as well as the Kalpitiya and Trincomalee regions are amongst the most popular areas for whale and dolphin watching. Mirissa is another popular spot where several kinds of whales and dolphins such as blue whales, Bryde's whales, sperm whales, bottlenose dolphins, spinner dolphins, Risso's dolphins and striped dolphins can be often sighted.