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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Best of Sri Lanka: Colombo City Tour

Open Deck City Sightseeing Service offers the best of attractions in Colombo



Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, has a long history as a port on ancient east-west trade routes, ruled successively by the Portuguese, Dutch and British. That heritage is reflected in its architecture, mixing colonial buildings with high-rises and shopping malls.



Points of Attraction:
- Colombo Lighthouse
- The Prison Cell of the last Sri Lankan King
- Lighthouse with Clock Tower designed by Lady Ward (built before the Big
- Ben in London)
- Galle Face Promenade with cannons of World War II
- South Expansion of the Colombo Harbour
- York Street with remnants of British Colonial Architecture
- Slave Island area, famous Hindu Kovil with a uniquely carved gopuram
- The scenic Beira Lake in the heart of the city
- The War Memorial, Public Library, National Museum
- Nelum Pokuna Theatre
- Vihara Mahadevi Park
- Colombo Town Hall



Stops:
- Sambodhi Stupa & Maritime Museum
- Independence Memorial Hall
- Arcade Independence Square

- Gangarama Temple



For more information:
Serene Vacations Lanka (Pvt) Limited
Travel Agent and Tour Operator
Marine City Business Complex No. 46, 1/8, First Floor
Station Road, Dehiwala, Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 112 721519, +94 777 751 788 / +94 77 350 7005

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