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Colombo City Tour

Open Deck Sightseeing in Sri Lanka’s Premiere City

 

The Colombo City Tour, the only open deck city sightseeing service in Sri Lanka is a venture by Sri Lanka Tourism and Ebert Silva Holidays. The winner of the Sri Lankan Tourism Award ‘The Most Improved Tourism Service’,it gives you the opportunity to hop on board to have an exciting experience of the city of Colombo with extended tours on weekends extending to the administrative capital with thrilling boat rides on the picturesque Diyawanna Lake.

On board the Colombo City Tour one can witness the interesting and colorful tapestry of the city of many races, religions and cultures as well as its wonderful colonial heritage. Unmatched views of the rapidly changing skyline of Colombo can be seen in unique anglespresenting wonderful views and exclusive photo opportunities.

Among the landmarks & monuments seen in tours are;

The old Colombo area, the old Colombo lighthouse designed by Lady Ward (older than the Big Ben in London), glimpses of Colombo harbor and it’s extension, the prison cell of the last Sri Lankan King, remnants of grand colonial buildings, picturesque Buddhist temples, Hindu kovils, other religious edifices, parks and public places, the scenic Beira lake in the heart of the city, the war memorial, National Museum, Colombo Town Hall, the Independence Memorial which is a replica of the Audience hall in Kandy, Arcade Independence Square and many more historical and interesting landmarks.

 

 

Colombo City Tour has 3 exciting tours to offer,

 

  1. Glimpse of Colombo

Every weekday 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Sightsees the main monuments and sites of the city with stops at Independence Memorial Hall, Arcade Independence Square and Shopping at ‘Laksala’ for souvenirs of Sri Lanka atthe state owned handicrafts emporium.   

 

  1. Heritage of Colombo 

Every Saturday & Sunday 8:30am – 12:30 pm

Sightsees the main monuments and sites of the city with the Old Colombo area, the commercial hub of the city and extends to the administrative capital to see the new Parliament Complex and enjoy a boat ride on the picturesque Diyawanna Lake viewing some exclusive fauna and flora in the island. The stops en route are at the Independence Memorial Hall, Arcade Independence Square and a Shopping stop at ‘Laksala’ , the state owned handicrafts emporium.   

 

  1. Colombo at Night

Every Saturday & Sunday 4:30pm – 7:30 pm

Sightsees the main monuments and sites of the city in the evening to see the city invitingly lit up. The tours extend to the administrative capital to view the new Parliament Complex and enjoy a thrilling boat ride on the picturesque Diyawanna Lake viewing some exclusive fauna and flora in the island. The stops en route are at the Independence Memorial Hall, Arcade Independence Square and a Shopping stop at ‘Laksala’, the state owned handicrafts emporium.   

 

 

 

Tours:

Glimpse of Colombo - Every weekday - 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Heritage of Colombo -Every Saturday & Sunday - 8:30am – 12:30 pm

Colombo at Night- Every Saturday & Sunday - 4:30pm – 7:30 pm