The city is located in the western province of Sri Lanka and is the capital of the island. Colombo is the economic and administrative centre of the country. It is also the largest city in Sri Lanka, home to millions of people. It is still the busiest port in South Asia and has been for thousands of years and remains the main hub of this incredible city.
This city is rich in history including amazing monuments, colonial architecture to take your breath away, beautiful beaches, and fine dining. If you are a night owl, this city has everything you could possibly want. If you are a shopper, this is a shopper's dream to find just about anything to suit your taste. All of Colombo's architecture is influenced by British, Dutch, and Portuguese colonization.
The city's new Parliament is located at Sri Jayawardenapura which is located on the outskirts of the city. The Old Parliament is on Galle Road which is now home to the Presidential Secretariat.
While visiting Colombo, you will find many wonderful hotels that border the strip known as the Galle Face Green Promenade which is a strip of land located between Galle Road the Indian Ocean. It is the largest open space in Colombo and is slated for further city development, including more 5-star hotels.
Visiting places in this tour:
1, Kalaniya Buddhist Temple.
2, wolvandaal church -Dutch reformed church(1749AD)
3, Local fruit, vegetable market and local bazzar.
4, Colonial buildings (walk or Drive through the buildings with explanation)
5, Modern buildings, (Drive through the buildings with explanation)
6, Ganagarama Buddhist temple.
7, Major shopping area and complexes.
8, Galle face green (explanation with relaxing walk along the beach side )
9, Explanation about way of life in Colombo, culture, customs and traditions.