DISCOVERY: COLOMBO, BETWEEN PRESENT AND PAST

  • Port

    Colombo

  • Level of difficulties

    Easy

  • Type

    Cultural, Shopping

  • Price

    Adults

    EUR45.0

  • Duration in hours

    4.0

  • Shore excursion code

    6062

Description

The perfect excursion for those wishing to sample the city of Colombo's main attractions, including the historic and cultural heritage.



What we will see
  • Pettah Bazar
  • Cinnamon Gardens
  • St. Lucia's Cathedral
  • Buddhist Temple of Asokaramaya
  • National Museum of Colombo
  • Viharamahadevi Park
  • City Hall Building (exterior)
  • Lakmedura
  • Photostop at Seema Malakaya
  • Fort area


What we will do
  • We leave the coach and embark on a scenic tour of Pettah Bazar, taking a break to take photos at the Cinnamon Gardens.
  • The tour will continue to St. Lucia's Cathedral and we will also visit the Buddhist Temple of Asokaramaya (interior).
  • We will stop at the City Hall and the National Museum of Colombo (visit of the exterior). Subsequently, we will pass by Viharamahadevi Park.
  • The tour will take us to Lakmedura, where we will have the opportunity to buy splendid artisan products.
  • We will then return to the coach and head towards the area of Fort, and take a pleasant walk around the colonial style buildings.

What you need to know
  • The itinerary may be subject to change.
  • When visiting the Buddhist Temple of Asokaramaya, you must remove your shoes and wear socks.
  • In order to take photos or film videos within the temple, you must purchase the necessary tickets.
  • Places on this excursion are limited. We recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.