Sri Lanka’s South is that little piece of heaven that boasts the best of all worlds. Popular among locals and tourists alike it draws in a massive crowd adding to its lively and vibrant ambience. Galle in particular happens to be that one stop destination where you can enjoy plenty of history coupled with unmatched scenic beauty. Of late this city has become famed for one other interesting activity; Whale and Dolphin Watching
As you sail into the clear blue ocean, bask in the warm tropical climate and enjoy stretches of the clear blue sea. But be alert and vigilant as your friend the dolphins in this part of the world are sure to provide for you with some unexpected leaps that will definitely bring out that pleasantly surprised squeak from you. These dancers of the Ocean are found abundantly just further from the Galle coast. Bottlenose is a common Dolphin variety but there are plenty of other types as well. In Galle Whale watching is a recent trade, but the popularity is so demanding that now even navy ships caters to this activity. Plenty of tour operators are present along the Galle coast that provides an array of packages that you can choose from. The length of duration may vary and so may the perks but you can be rest assured of having a wonderful time none the less. There are particular seasons when both Whales and Dolphins are most active. December to April is the primetime where you may have the best opportunities of seeing both Sperm and Blue Whales. So plan your holiday accordingly and enjoy the Best of Whale and Dolphin Watching in the South of Sri Lanka.
Galle’s many beautiful places to see and things to do, has made it one of the highlighted locations in Sri Lanka. Especially now with the Southern expressway open, the popularity has multiplied ten-fold. For the ultimate experience of Galle, stay at the Jetwing Lighthouse. This beautiful historic place is one of the finest Galle hotels that perfectly reflect the yesteryears of the Galle city. Its luxury, rich ambience and warm and friendly staff have earned it the popularity of being one of the finest Sri Lanka Hotels.