Things to see and do - Colombo
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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
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 ga..
LKA - Colombo
The waters of Beira Lake add to the charm of the little Sima Malaka Temple on its eastern shore. This centre for Buddhist meditation, recently designed by Sri Lankan Geoffrey Bawa, belongs to the neighbouring Gangaramaya Temple. Try to visit during t..
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..
2 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 02 LKA - Colombo
Overlooking the Indian Ocean and Beira Lake, Hilton Colombo Hotel offers direct access to Colombo’s World Trade Centre. It features an outdoor pool, 24-hour business centre and 10 dining outlets. Featuring scenic views from over-sized windows, spaci..
02 York Street, LKA - Colombo
Prix Prices from : 69 $
Housed in a colonial-style building, Grand Oriental occupies a prime location a 5-minute walk from Colombo Bazaar. Featuring a restaurant, it offers classic rooms and free WiFi in all areas. Grand Oriental Hotel is within a 30-minute drive from the ..
No 20, Park Street, Colombo 02 LKA - Colombo
Prix Prices from : 288 $
Offering an outdoor swimming pool, Residence by Uga Escapes is located just 900 metres from the famous Sri Lanka National Museum. Free WiFi access is available. Each air-conditioned room here will provide you with a flat-screen satellite TV, seating..
Leisure activities Colombo
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 bo..
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This tour goes southeast via Avissawella, through every shade and tone of rich green to yellow green of the rubber plantations, paddy fields and tea estates. Before reaching Ratnapura, you will visit the Bopath Ella water falls with a height of appro..
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Kandy, set in the hills around an artificial lake 115km east of Colombo, is probably the most charming city in Sri Lanka. En route you will visit the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage to see elephants bathing in the river at Pinnawela and then visit a tea..