A 7 day-6 night cruise along the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka on a shared catamaran.
The South-West of Sri Lanka with its golden sand beaches and its coconut fringed coast, has an undoubted tropical charm. The popular beaches of Unawatuna, Mirissa, Weligama, Talalla, Mawella and Hiriketiya to name a few are stretched on several hundreds of kilometres. The coastline is doted with trendy beach resorts, cafes, bars and a relaxed nightlife. This 7 day-6 nights Sailing Cruise will take you through the beautiful beaches of the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka, which shows its beauty and splendour from December to April every year.
||Mirissa Fisheries Harbour
||7 days – 6 nights
||Accommodation on Full Board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Water sports (Snorkelling and SUP)
||Transport to the pick up location
||Tips and other gratuities
||Beverages on full board meals
This Luxury Catamaran is designed to accommodate 8 guests plus a captain, chef, and crew members for overnight cruises. And each of the four comfortable cabins contains a private bathroom with toilet. The outdoor living room and fully‑equipped kitchen provide everything a chef needs to prepare delicious cooked meals at sea. Sunbeds are located throughout the boat and trampoline located in front is the perfect place to have a rest while sailing.
A covered area is available for dining. The view from the upper deck is stunning. It’s the preferred spot for observing life at sea-whales and dolphins and taking in the sunset.
Rates are per adult on a Double Cabin sharing option. Total Cost for the Cabin is USD 3,300 (max 2 people).
Private boat full board (8 people max): 9,300 USD
Day 1 – Welcome on board
Board at 4:00 pm in the picturesque and colourful Mirissa Fisheries Harbour. A short cruise, takes guests into the stunning Weligama Bay, where they can relax with a welcome drink and a dinner on board under the stars.
Day 2 – Dutch Fort of Galle
Breakfast on board. Our captain sets sails to Jungle beach, in Galle. Guests can take a dinghy to the beach and crew will arrange for a walking tour of the Dutch colonial fort city of Galle recognised as an UNESCO World Heritage. Dinner and night anchorage near Jungle beach.
Day 3 – Sailing towards Talalla Beach
After a good breakfast, sail towards Talalla Beach. Swim and sun bathe on the beautiful Talalla beach. Optional visit of a local fish or fruit market. Dinner and night at Talalla beach.
Day 4 – Day at Kudawella
Breakfast on board followed by sailing towards the yet virgin and preserved beaches of Kudawella. Visit to fisheries villages and local temples can be organised (optional). Lunch on board followed by a relaxing swim and a stand up paddle boarding session. Fish or seafood dinner under the stars.
Day 5 – Tangalle golden beaches
After breakfast, and a good swim we sail towards Tangalle and Dickwella. On shore option of being taken by dinghy to Hiriketiya and Mawella beaches for a relaxing walk or a good swim in the warm tropical waters. If weather permits, guests can enjoy a BBQ dinner on shore.
Day 6 – Whale watching
Early departure towards the coast of Dondra and Mirissa to observe the many species of Whales, including the world’s largest Mammal the Blue Whale and playful dolphins of the Indian Ocean. Breakfast and lunch are served during the cruise. Afternoon in the relaxing beach of Mirissa for a swim, a stand up paddle boarding session or a surf session. Sunset drinks and beach BBQ dinner at a secluded private beach in Weligama.
Day 7 – Return to Mirissa harbour
Boat returns to Mirissa Fisheries harbour at 10 am, after breakfast.
PLEASE NOTE: This itinerary in this remote location can change depending on the meteorological conditions, the Naval advisories and the captain’s assessment.