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SNORKELING WITH SEA TURTLES IN MIRISSA

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Animal experience hosted by Thisara

3 hours
Includes food, transportation, equipment
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

The primary aspect of this experience is to offer you an entertaining & informative experience that giving an insider access to a one of marine life hot-spot in Mirissa, Sri Lanka. We will pick you from Mirissa, Weligama, Matara or suburbs & will reach the destination beach to discover the hidden snorkeling getaway located between the reefs in order to find these nature gifted amazing sea life. You will provided by snorkeling gear, fins, wet suit, Beach towel, life jacket (if required) & will direct you to the top spots where you can do snorkeling with various kind of sea turtles & other marine life. You will swim through amazing sea life while I am guiding you to the spots specially for giant sea turtles. My KIND & MUST DO request is not to touch turtles to ensure the safety & non disturbance of those beautiful gifts of nature. After completing the snorkeling, you can relax on the white sandy beach. While you're tasting cup of Ceylon Tea with Coconut cookies, I will educate you about the Sea turtles we spotted specially five species can be seen in Sri Lanka: Green, Leatherback, Olive Ridley, Loggerhead & the Hawksbill sea turtle. Also I will share how the conservation process taken place while not disturbing their natural habitats & own freedom. Later you will ride back to where you staying with the amazing memories grab with this amazing sea life with beautiful mother nature.
The primary aspect of this experience is to offer you an entertaining & informative experience that giving an insider access to a one of marine life hot-spot in Mirissa, Sri Lanka. We will pick you from Mirissa, Weligama, Matara or suburbs & will reach the destination beach to discover the hidden snorkeling getaway located between the reefs in order to find these nature gifted amazing sea life. You will provided by snorkeling gear, fins, wet suit…

Thisara's commitment to safety

This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines—including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practicing good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.
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What's included

  • Food
    Ceylon Tea with Coconut cookies
  • Transportation
    Hotel pickup/drop
  • Equipment
    Snorkeling gear, Fins, Wet suit, Beach towel & Life jacket (if required)
From $35
/ person
Sat, Oct 31
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
$35 per person
$35 per person
Sun, Nov 1
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
$35 per person
$35 per person
Mon, Nov 2
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
$35 per person
$35 per person

Meet your host, Thisara

Host on Airbnb since 2015
  • Identity verified
I am Thisa K, hosting travel lovers on Airbnb since 2015. Native Sri Lankan born in beautiful Southern coast of Sri Lanka, came up with the idea to start tourism after left 9 to 5 job as a banker. A travel lover, travel film maker & travel motivator for my community on social media. Here I am hosting you in beautiful Southern coast, Mirissa. Guest satisfaction is our priority!
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Responsible interactions

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Diverse animals

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Where you'll be

A unnamed beach between Talaramba & Polhena beach: where you can access Shallow water (ideal for any age) riches with plenty of marine life, specially sea turtles.

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Activity advisory

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Know your comfort level
Please note outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

What to bring

Swim Suit