Galle Fort & Bentota Day Trip From Colombo

From
USD
Per Person
Book this tour with

Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
  • Return Details :
    Drop off to Your Hotel -Colombo City Center
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

This private day trip to Galle is perfect for those staying in theColombo areas. Visit the city's most famous monuments attractions. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included,

Know More about this tour

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

Old Town of Galle, Sri Lanka. ... Galle was built as a fortified coastal city with large walls along the seashore. It was designed with a European way of thinking that attacks from colonial competitors could come from the sea as well as the land.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Martin Wickramasinghe Folk Museum Complex, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

The house in which Martin Wickramasinghe was born has inspired the Martin Wickramasinghe Trust to established a Folk Museum Complex, surrounded by a restored ecosystem planted with hundreds of varieties of indigenous trees and shrubs in which bird life abounds. The house and the surroundings brings to life a little part of the Koggala which is so vividly depicted in Wickramasinghes writings

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Sea Turtle Protection Association, Bentota, Galle District, Southern Province

Welcome to Sea Turtle Hatchery - Mahamodara. We rescue turtles who are in danger of loosing their lives to the fishing industry whether they are caught in nets or hunted for meat. We currently have 40 turtles, including 4 types of turtle. All are welcome to come and visit to see and learn about Tara turtles here in Sri Lanka.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Galle Fort, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

The history of Galle extends thousands of years to biblical times. In more recent times it was a prize to be possessed for western traders in search of wealth and glory. Its beautifully preserved colonial Dutch Fort with its quaint city with cobblestone streets within is a place time forgot. Close by are magnificent beaches, rainforests and other attractions. It is definitely a fascinating place to visit.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Galle Fort Lighthouse, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

Galle Lighthouse is an onshore Lighthouse in Galle, Sri Lanka and is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports Authority

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Dutch Reformed Church, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

The Groote Kerk or Dutch Reformed Church is located within the Galle Fort in Galle, Sri Lanka and is situated near the entrance to the fort. The church was built by the Dutch in 1755 and is one of the oldest Protestant churches still in use in the country

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province

The Old dutch hospital, Galle is one of the oldest buildings in the Galle Fort area dating back to the Dutch colonial era in Sri Lanka. The heritage building has now been developed into a shopping and dining precinct.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: OTN World, Colombo, Western Province

When you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs.


Inclusions

Hotel pickup and drop-off (Colombo City Center)

English Speaking Driver

Air condition Car or Van

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Gratuities

Entry/Admission - Sea Turtle Protection Association

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Not wheelchair accessible

The duration of transfers are approximate 8 hours, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers