6.73 km2 (6.46 sq mi)
Colombo is the hub of major commercial activities in Sri Lanka. Life in Sri Lanka’s capital is undoubtedly busy, nonetheless, it holds a distant serenity within it. Take a day or two to explore the bustling life of the capital, its boutique restaurants, cafes, theatres and nightlife.
Travel to Colombo Take the Colombo – Katunayake expressway
Dutch Hospital Stop by the Dutch Hospital for a drink or to shop for curios. A restored 400-year old colonial complex, today it has become the centre of Colombo’s opulent lifestyle.
Pettah The cacophony of vendors selling fresh fruits, vegetables, electrical wares at dirt cheap rates, summer wear suited for the tropical climate, fills the crowded streets of Pettah. Even if you don’t need to purchase anything, the visit is worth the overwhelming experience.
National Museum Pay a visit to the National Museum for an immersive learning experience of Sri Lanka’s vibrant history. Later, towards evening you can head towards the Galle Face Green for a flavour of Sri Lanka’s spicy, street food!
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Dive into plush comfort and luxury at the Hilton in Colombo. Experience their world-class service, as you unwind & relive your experiences from the island.Book Now
Indulge in the opulent comfort and luxury offered by Sri Lanka’s prime stay at the Cinnamon Grand. Enjoy a game of tennis, experience cuisine from different parts of the world, allow yourself to get pampered at the spas, or simply read a book by the swimming pool – make sure to unwind in style.Book Now
Overlooking the Indian ocean, Hotel Ramada promises a tranquil stay in the hustle-bustle of Sri Lanka’s capital.Book Now
Galle Face Hotel
Stay at Sri Lanka’s iconic heritage hotel. Built in 1854, this sea-facing hotel emanates a sublime nostalgia for a bygone era. Experience the charm of the colonial grandeur, remodelled to coexist alongside in an independent Sri Lanka moving towards taking its place.Book Now
Berjaya Hotel Colombo
Translucent waves, salt-coated breeze and lush greenery – It all comes together during your stay at Colombo’s Berjaya Hotel. Located in Mount Lavinia, the Berjaya Hotel offers comfortable accommodation with a view of the ocean. A city tour only gets better with the proximity of your stay to some of the capital’s most popular destinations.Book Now