The fishers fishing in the boat in evening time Trincomalee Sri Lanka


Fishing in Trincomalee is entertaining things to do in Trincomalee. Sri Lanka's most blessed fishing spots are in Trincomalee and Trincomalee fishing can throughout the year. Trincomalee fishing species varied periodically and from April to May, July–August and December–January is the best season in Trincomalee fishing tours. 


Trincomalee coast is the widest shallow coast in Sri Lanka and shallow coast is the significant part of generating foods for fishing. Hence Trincomalee shallow coast brings blessing for fishing. Trincomalee fishing tour guided fishing tour by local fishing experts and master fishing hunters of dolphins. Trincomalee coast fishing spots initially identify because of dolphins and Trincomalee fishing tour takes place 3 NM–6 NM away from the shore. 


Trincomalee coast specialized fishing tuna, Giant trevally, wahoo and seer fish. 

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

    At the Uppuveli My Ceylon Adventure Trincomalee activities centre

    (Pickup from the hotel 1 hrs before starting the fishing tour and 6 a.m. report tothe Uppuveli My Ceylon Adventure Trincomalee activities centre)

  • 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
    • Night fishing tour starts at 9 p.m. – 12 p.m.

    Note: we are highly recommending morning fishing session and possibility of fishing so high

  • Foods

    After the fishing tour, you will celebrate the fishing tour with chilled beer


  • Guide
    Well experienced Boatman/ Fishing guide
  • Equipment
    All required fishing equipment
  • Encampment
    Private charter boat with Refreshments
  • Transport
    Free Pick & Drops to Trincomalee hotels
  • Drinks
    Chilled beer at our activity centre

    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 chilled beer
    • 1 - 2+ Pax

    Rate per 2 persons


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

    Rate per-person


    Night Fishing Tour
    • 1 - 3 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 Trincomalee

    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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