Dutch Canal

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  • Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Water Body, Landmark, Family And Kids

Essentially a canal created right in the midst of the city’s lagoon, the Dutch canal also doubles up as one of the most picturesque landmarks of Negombo. To get the most of this Negombo attraction sign up for a canal or river tour, that further enlightens about various features of this very alluring canal. Most of the tour guides speak English, so communication is not a barrier. As per history, the canal is a creation of the Portuguese, after which the Dutch made some modulations. Must-visit for all the history buffs out there. 

Entrance Ticket Details For Dutch Canal

  • Tour costs may apply.

How to Reach Dutch Canal

  • Tuktuk or on foot.

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  • Dutch Canal Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Dutch Canal Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Dutch Canal(preferred time): 07:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Dutch Canal: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 45.99% of people who visit Negombo include Dutch Canal in their plan

  • 25.66% of people start their Dutch Canal visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Dutch Canal

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

94% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dutch Canal

People normally club together Old Dutch Hospital and Negombo Beach while planning their visit to Dutch Canal.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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