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Colombo Travel guide
Colombo : Michelin's recommendations
Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, is an ultra-lively, multi-ethnic cosmopolitan city looking towards the future while preserving its colonial heritage. This economic capital dotted with skyscrapers and choked with traffic also boasts cultural venues such as the National Museum.
Tourist attractions Colombo : Things to see and do
Prince Street LKA - Colombo
The Pettah Quarter, the former great bazar “outside the walls” of Colombo , is a jumble of crowds, auto rickshaws and eclectic little shops selling everything from dried fish to sandalwood chips. Sights to see include the Dutch Period Museum and the..
York Street LKA - Colombo
You’ll have to climb up to the top floor of the Grand Oriental Hotel to contemplate the harbour , fortified by the Portuguese in the 16C, since it is off limits to the public. The Fort Quarter boasts fine examples of Victorian buildings dating back ..
Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha LKA - Colombo
Colombo National Museum is Sri Lanka’s most important museum. The country’s cultural heritage is displayed in this elegant colonial building inaugurated in 1877, featuring statues, paintings, toys, costumes and - the highlight - ritual masks and a ..
115,Sir Chittampalam A,Gardiner Mawatha LKA - Colombo
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Cinnamon Lakeside is located along the banks of Beira Lake in Colombo, 10 minutes’ drive from Crescat Boulevard shopping mall. It features 9 dining options and a full-service health club. Guests can swim in the outdoor pool, or enjoy a massage at Az..
No 33 Canal Row, Fort Colombo 1 LKA - Colombo
Centrally located in the heart of the city, Colombo City Hotels is a 2-minute walk from Dutch Shopping Mall. This property features a rooftop restaurant and free parking. Hotel Colombo City is a 5-minute walk from Colombo Fort Railway Station and a ..
25, Galle Face Centre Road LKA - Colombo
Taj Sumadra offers rooms overlooking the Indian Ocean or city skyline situated a 5-minute drive from Fort Railway Station. It boasts an outdoor pool, 7 dining options and tennis courts. Bright and airy, elegant rooms have classic wood furnishings an..
Leisure activities Colombo
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We will leave for Ambalangoda where the famed 'devil masks' are produced. After visiting one of the workshops, we will proceed to Hikkaduwa, which is renowned for its varied and colorful coral formations. We will view these from a glass - bottomed b..
You will drive through the commercial area of Fort, so named because both the Portuguese and Dutch had a fort at this point. Drive past Pettah, a noisy Oriental bazaar with a mix of humanity, ancient vehicles, bargains, mosques and temples. You will ..
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En route you will visit the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage to see elephants bathing in the river at Pinnawela and then visit a tea factory at Giragama. Upon reaching Kandy, we will visit the Dalada Maligawa, The Temple of the Tooth Relic. This famou..