A view of boat ride in the sea near the dolphin fish in southern coast Sri Lanka


Kalpitiya fishing tour is another exciting things to do in Kalpitiya and fishing in Kalpitiya is challenging fishing tour with dolphins. Kalpitiya fishing tour so competitive and you need to do the fishing with thousands of hungry dolphins. 

Kalapitiya fishing tour in 3–4 NM away from the shore and it is trolling fishing tour. Kalpitiya fishing season from November–April and best fishing season is from December–March and possibility of fishing over 90% in the morning. Kalpitiya is the only coast doing fishing parallel to shore. 

There is a high possibility of fishing tuna, Skipjack Tuna, giant trevally, wahoo and seer.


Sometimes you can get the support from Dolphins find the fishing spots 

First Inter Monsoon Season (March–April) 
South-West Monsoon Season (May–September)
Second Inter Monsoon Season (October–November)
North-East Monsoon Season (December–February) 

possible Fish species 
Yellow fin tuna
Giant trevally,
Big eye Tuna

skipjack tuna

Little Tunny

giant trevally

Operational Details

  • Starting Point

    Kalpitiya – Norochcholai activity center 

    (pickup from the hotel 1 hrs before starting the fishing tour and 6 a.m. report to the Kalpitiya – Norochcholai activity center)

  • Starts At

    • Morning fishing tour starts at 6.30 a.m–10.30 a.m
    • Evening fishing tour starts at 3 p.m–6.30 p.m
      Note: we are highly recommending morning fishing session and possibility of fishing so high
  • Foods

    After the fishing tour, local lunch at a local fisher's house or, in the evening, chilled beer


  • Guide
    Well experienced Boatman/ Fishing guide
  • Equipment
    All required fishing equipment
  • Encampment
    Private charter boat with Refreshments
  • Transport
    Free Pick & Drops to Kalpitiya hotels
  • Food
    Local Sea food lunch at a local restaurant

    Additional Details

  • Standard Local Fishing Boat Specification

    • Local standard motor boat 19.5 ft length and 5 feet width boat.
    • Boat engine capacity 15 H.p. 
    • Life Jackets available 
    • maximum capacity 3 guest per boat.
  • Recommendations

    • casual dress
    • Good sunscreen
    • Hat and sunglass

    Rates Per-Person

    Fishing trip on Standard Local Fishing Boat with Sri Lankan seafood lunch
    • 1+ Pax

    Rate per 2 persons


    Grilled Supplement with Two beers
    • 1+ Pax
    • 1 Days

    Rate per-person


    Tour Highlights

    Private guided fishing tour (3 - 4 hrs)
    Local sea food lunch at a local fisher’s house and experience hospitality
    Whales and Dolphin watching while doing fishing
    Explore the beautiful landscaping in Kalpitiya

    Tour Locations

    Payments and Cancellations

    Payment policy
    • Tour will confirm up on the payment.
    • You may need to check the availability before making the payment.

    Cancellation policy
    • If you are going to cancel the activity before the 24 hours of the operation, take place, then we will not apply for any cancelation charge.
    • If the activity cancels from My Ceylon Adventures (our) end because of unexpected weather condition effect then Fully refunded (100%) or you can book alternative activity instead of the refund.

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