Explore Sri Lanka’s capital city and get a feel of the history and culture.

Duration of tour: 4 hours.

The Tour:

Sri Lanka’s capital, biggest city and major port has its supporters and detractors. We will pick you up from your hotel in the morning or afternoon. Tour will begin from the Fort area of Colombo which has been a fort during the times of Portuguese and Dutch. We will drive through the commercial areas and drive past Pettah, a colorful Oriental bazaar with a mix of people, ancient vehicles, bargains, mosques and temples. You have a chance to see a Hindu Temple, Buddhist Temple and a Mosque of Colombo. Continue your tour to see the Wolfendhal Dutch Church, Hulfts dorp Law Courts as driving along the residential area of Cinnamon Gardens. We will also visit the Independence Square and Bandaranayake Memorial International Conference Hall before returning to the hotel.

Includes:

Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle with an English speaking driver guide for groups of 1-8 people and English speaking local guide for groups of 9-10 people.

Please Note:

When visiting places of worship you will be required to wear appropriate attire. The pickup time will be half an hour prior to the time shown on your voucher. To confirm the actual pick up time from your hotel, please call the local supplier the day before the tour on +94 11 268 47 01 during office hours (09:00h – 18:00h) and +94-77-3742585 outside office hours.Supplement charge will apply for pick up or drop off from/to the following hotels due to its location: Berjaya Mount Royal and Mount Lavinia (38kms). If you have an interest to visit Colombo National Museum, the entrance fee will be USD4.50 Per Adult and USD 3.00 Per Child (5- 11) as a supplement. The museum is closed on Fridays.

 

Language Commentary From Date To Date Days of Week Start Time Departure Point
English Guided 01 Jan 2017 31 Dec 2017 Daily 09:30 Hotel Pick Up