TOP EXPERIENCE: FULL DAY CITY TOUR OF GALLE

  • Port

    Colombo

  • Level of difficulties

    Moderate

  • Type

    Sightseeing, Cultural, Meal included

  • Price

    Adults

    EUR80.0

  • Duration in hours

    9.5

  • Shore excursion code

    01MV

Description

Galle is the best example of a fortified city built by the Portuguese in South and Southeast Asia, showing the interaction between Portuguese search cultural styles and native traditions. The Galle fort is a world heritage site and is the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers.



What we will see
  • Visit Turtle Hatchery
  • Visit of Galle Fort
  • Lunch 


What we will do
  • Depart to Galle from Colombo port and arrive at a Turtle Hatchery and a conservation center before we depart  for lunch.
  • After lunch we proceed to Galle Fort, (partly a walking tour of 500 meters).
  • Visit The Dutch Church. 116 km south of Colombo, this is the southern important town, and though planted squarely on the beach circuit it derives its apotheosis from reasons other than golden stretches of sand. It is famous for its Old Dutch fort, which is declared a world heritage site by UNESCO
  • Drive drive back to Colombo.

What you need to know
  • Around 2,5 hours driving one way by bus on express highway including a toilet stop.?