Excursions And Tours

Colombo is the ideal base from which to explore the island’s lovely beaches, the salubrious hill country, the ancient cities, the wild life sanctuaries or the gem country. In addition to being the commercial capital of the country, Colombo is a strange and fascinating blend of the ancient and the modern, of the east and west, of the bright and the beautiful.

Bird watching tours

Day Tours

Two to Three Day Tours

Day Tours

To Kandy

The Royal City nestling in the hills, visiting the unique elephant orphanage at Pinnawela en route.
Kandy, famed the world over for the Sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic of the Buddha is the home of arts and crafts providing ample opportunities for sightseeing and shopping. The Royal Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya is a place of outstanding beauty. The journey to Kandy is through picturesque rural Sri Lanka along a road which is steeped in history.
To Ratnapura

Ratnapura, the City of Gems. Visit a gem mine, gem museum and cutting and Polishing centre.
The drive to Ratnapura
is very scenic. Down the ages the gems Of Ratnapura have attracted travellers from many countries. Even King Solomon sent his galleons to Sri Lanka to bring the gems with which he wooed the fastidious Queen of sheba.

To Negombo

The busting fishing town north of Colombo. Golden beaches and catamarans with billowing sails bringing the catch home are a very pleasing sight.

It is a town of Churches and quaint streets in a picture book setting. Plenty of swimming and exotic seafood.

To Galle

The beautiful south coast road decked with coconut palms and golden beaches, Leads to Galle.
It`s an old Dutch town with a well preserved Fort. En route you Can visit the Bentota National Holiday Resort and the mask makers of Ambalangoda. Galle is famous for its exquisite hand made lace. On the way to Galle are several seaside hotels with excellent facilities and delicious food.

Two to Three Day Tours

Source : SLCB

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