Explore the bustling city of Colombo and see all of its best sights, all in half a day, with this fun and exciting tour! Get picked up at your hotel/accommodation, then head to the first stop of the tour, Sri Kaileswaram Hindu Temple, the oldest and largest temple in Sri Lanka. Marvel at its ornate architecture and intricate carvings as your guide tells you all about its history and significance, before you travel to the Galle Face, an area in the city known for its upscale and luxurious vibe. Breathe in some fresh air as you wander around the Town Hall, Viharamahadevi Park, and Independence Square, surrounded by lush greenery and vibrant flowers. Take a quick break for lunch with a stop at a local restaurant, where you'll get to savor authentic Sri Lankan flavors, then make a stop at Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple, with huge collections of fascinating artifacts, lavish architecture, and statues showing different artistic styles. Your last destination for the day is the floating markets at Pettah Market, where you'll get to see an awesome variety of local wares and a chance to interact with the locals! Spend some time perusing the products and looking for cool souvenirs, before you pack up and get dropped off back at your hotel.
Tour Colombo and its vibrant history either for half a day or for a whole day of discovery while riding on a scooter! Join your English speaking guide in visiting the different famous and historic locations around the city, including visits to Gangarama Temple, the Arcade Independence Square, and Mount Lavania Beach. You can see the locals going about their daily lives and learn about local culture through visits to Colombo's floating market, Pettah Market, and the local wholesale market. Beautiful parks can be seen around the city, such as Diyatha Uyana Park, Victoria Park and the Galle Face Green. Throughout your tour, the knowledgeable guide will tell you great stories and anecdotes around the various locations, giving you an insight into the city. It's a wonderful way to discover the city in a short time.