Kalpitiya home to the Bar Reef, considered one of the best reefs in whole of Asia, offering a breathtaking display of the aquatic wonders of nature in all its vividness, not only to look at but also to experience up close as the sea conditions during November to April each year are absolutely perfect for swimming, snorkelling and diving.
5 Day Bar Reef Escape takes you on a journey to explore the vibrant aquatic life in the reefs of Kalpitiya.
Welcome to the Pearl of Indian Ocean!
Be met at the Colombo International Airport by your Chauffeur Guide who will transfer you to Kalpitiya, to relax and rejuvenate after your flight.
Given that you have just arrived, we suggest you take it easy and spend the rest of evening at leisure.
During these days you could take a Sperm Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour with unlimited snorkeling at the Bar Reef. Enjoy the adventure!
Kalpitiya, in addition to boasting of being famous as the first region in Sri Lanka to commence Dolphin and Whale watching, with the highest dolphin sighting ratio of around 93%, and some of the largest schools of dolphins around the shores of Sri Lanka. Spinner, Bottlenose and IndoPacific Humpback dolphins, and Olive Ridley Turtles seen around, then its best to keep one’s eyes open for the largest mammals on earth, the Sperm and Blue whales since the area is known as a breeding ground for these beautiful creatures or for the docile yet heavily endangered Dugong which is only found in this region.
Hope you had a great holiday in Sri Lanka…and sadly it’s time to leave. You will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
This tours is ideal for travelers who are interested in marine life. It offers opportunity to witness the giant Whales and timid Dolphins which swim in the Tropical and Warm waters of Sri Lanka coupled up with a first-hand experience to explore the underwater aquatic life which thrives in the Kalpitiya Bar Reef.