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3 Days Tour to Kandy Nuwara Eliya & Sigiriya from Colombo

3 Days Tour to Kandy Nuwara Eliya & Sigiriya from Colombo

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Rounding up inland Sri Lanka’s sights from Colombo by yourself means self-driving or hopping between trains, buses, and cabs. This private 3-day tour takes away the transport hassles: providing a private chauffeured vehicle to ferry you from sight to sight. Discover Kandy’s must-sees, and explore a tea plantation, Nuwara Eliya, and Sigiriya, all in one tour, with two nights' 3-star accommodation and breakfasts and dinners included.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
From
$217.00
Price varies by group size
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$217.00
Price varies by group size
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Southern Sri Lanka Sightseeing Private Day Trip

Southern Sri Lanka Sightseeing Private Day Trip

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Your guide covers the highlights of Sri Lanka’s south coast on this day trip from Colombo, Negombo or Mount Lavinia. Walk along the ramparts and cobblestone pathways that crisscross the Dutch Fort of Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit a mask factory in the coastal town of Ambalangoda and take a memorable boat ride on the Madu River of Balapitiya, finishing at a turtle hatchery. You’ll learn about Sri Lankan culture and nature from a knowledgeable guide along the way.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$107.00
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$107.00
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Private Colombo Walking Tour with Ajeet De Soyza

Private Colombo Walking Tour with Ajeet De Soyza

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Immerse yourself in Colombo's ancient history and modern culture on this small-group walking tour. You'll get out from behind glass bus windows and experience the bustle of the city yourself by traveling on foot. Your guide will provide insightful commentary as you travel and you'll have plenty of time to ask questions.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.67
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$42.67

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Full-Day Private Tour to Sigiriya and Dambulla

Full-Day Private Tour to Sigiriya and Dambulla

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Make the most out of your visits to the Dambulla Cave Temples and the Sigiriya Rock Fortress on this full-day guided tour. Planning an excursion that checks off both of these important must-sees could be stressful, but traveling with a guide and private round-trip transportation makes it easy. Learn about the history of the ancient rock fortress was built by King Kasyapa and explore the Royal Gardens, then visit Cave of the Divine King Devaraja Lena and other highlights of the cave temples. Along the way, listen to your guide's in-depth commentary to learn much more than you would exploring on your own.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.00
Price varies by group size
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$39.00
Price varies by group size

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Best of Colombo Private Tour

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Best of Colombo Private Tour

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Delve deeper into Colombo than you could alone in half a day on this private tour. Ride a tuk tuk around must-sees such as Independence Square and Galle Face Green as your guide shares details about them you might not have known otherwise. Plus, check out some of the Sri Lankan capital’s tucked-away gems, markets, and street snacks to gain an inside scoop on the city that most visitors miss.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.85
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$32.85
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Day Excursions to Galle Fort & Bentota from Colombo

Day Excursions to Galle Fort & Bentota from Colombo

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Visit Galle, the capital city of the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. The town has a World Heritage Site to its name and that is predominantly responsible for its popularity with tourists. This is the 300-year-old Dutch Fort, but there are other historical buildings to view as well.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.00
Price varies by group size
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$52.00
Price varies by group size
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Southern Coast Highlights from Colombo

Southern Coast Highlights from Colombo

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An independent day trip to Galle from Colombo means a long train, bus, or cab ride, and the problem of getting around once there. Make the most of UNESCO-listed Galle Fort and the round-trip journey on this private day trip. Travel by private vehicle, delve into the colonial-era fort as your guide shares its history, and tour a tea factory on route. Lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.21
Price varies by group size
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$99.21
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Kandy City Tour from Colombo

Kandy City Tour from Colombo

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Experience Sri Lanka’s old hill capital of Kandy on a privately guided, full-day trip from Colombo. Explore the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens to see giant palms, orchids, and exotic flora. After free time for lunch (own expense), spend the afternoon in enchanting, UNESCO-listed Kandy, with visits to the gold-roofed, UNESCO-listed Temple of the Tooth, Kandy market, and a cultural show. Finish with a stop for dinner (own expense) on your return journey to Colombo.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$64.57
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$64.57
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Galle Day Trip With Stilt fishing Experience From Colombo

Galle Day Trip With Stilt fishing Experience From Colombo

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Get a comprehensive tour of the Galle area in single day from Colombo. All round-trip transportation is provided, which means there's no need to rent a car. You'll travel with a guide and a small group, so you'll have plenty of time to ask questions and enjoy personalized attention from your guide. In addition to the city tour, you can give the traditional stilt-fishing method a try.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.34
Price varies by group size
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$65.34
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Sigiriya Rock and Village Tour from Colombo

Sigiriya Rock and Village Tour from Colombo

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Gain a better understating for Sri Lanka, the island nation in the Indian Ocean, on this full-day day trip to Sigiriya and Hiriwadunna from Colombo. From riding a bullock cart to exploring a village town, get a feel for what everyday life is like for the people who live there. See the ancient Buddhist ruins, the Sigiriya rock fortress, in Dambulla, and take a boat cruise on a nearby lake.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.47
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$87.47
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Sri Lankan Tourist Driver with great local )knowledge all over the country!

Sri Lankan Tourist Driver with great local )knowledge all over the country!

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I am a native Sri Lankan in my mid 20's with friends all over the country, I have found a great passion in driving tourists around the country and getting to know them. I can travel wherever in the country you would like and give you suggestions on what is best to do in each City and also have knowledge about all Sri Lankan cities. I am having great fun socialising with the tourists i have met all ready as you can see from my pictures.
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,000.00
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From
$1,000.00
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Private Kandy Day Tour from Colombo

Private Kandy Day Tour from Colombo

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Get an in-depth exploration of Kandy on this full-day private tour from Colombo with a round-trip transfer. Depart from your Colombo hotel and head to the Temple of the Tooth, which contains the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha. Explore the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens and admire its wide array of orchids, spices, and medicinal plants.
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  • 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.34
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$53.34
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Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo

Coastal Ride to Galle from Colombo

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Discover Sri Lanka’s alluring southwest coast and Galle on a private day trip from Colombo. Drive along the coastal expressway and enjoy a boat ride around the wildlife-rich mangroves of the River Madhu. Later, choose to take a glass-bottom boat ride or snorkel, dive or surf at coral-ringed Hikkaduwa beach before a visit to historical Galle. Visit the UNESCO-listed Galle Fort, built by the Dutch in the 1600s, and explore its cobbled lanes filled with shops and colonial buildings.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.61
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$73.61
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Sigiriya and Dambulla Day Tour (All Inclusive)

Sigiriya and Dambulla Day Tour (All Inclusive)

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Don't miss Sigiriya rock fortress and Dambulla cave temple when you are in Sri Lanka. Both places are nominated as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Sigiriya rock fortress is the most visited tourist attraction in Sri Lanka. It is sometimes known as the Sigiriya Lion Rock, after its original name “Sinha-Giri”. Dambulla golden rock cave temple was home to thousands of meditating monks since its monastic beginnings in the first century BCE. Today the same Dambulla cave temple hosts a massive collection of Buddhist murals and sculptures belonging to a pan-Asian artistic tradition. Explore Sigiriya and Dambulla on this full-day tour. Depart from your hotel at Colombo or Mount Lavinia in a private air-conditioned vehicle with a driver-guide.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$112.00
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$112.00
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Galle Fort & Bentota Day Trip from Colombo

Galle Fort & Bentota Day Trip from Colombo

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Visiting Galle from Colombo is made easy on this guided tour. Logistics are covered—your private guide picks you up at your hotel and brings you straight to top sights including a Buddhist temple in Bentota and the UNESCO-listed Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications. Because this is a private tour, you can ask your guide plenty of questions, too.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$64.00
Price varies by group size
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$64.00
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13-Day Sri Lanka Private Tour

13-Day Sri Lanka Private Tour

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I'm Kasun (Kasun Madushanka) Travel Guide in Seeduwa Sri Lanka, my self and my travel guide team is always ready to show you my country in the best way possible! As soon as you land in Sri Lanka, you will be warmly welcome and you will be in safest hands and you will be looked after by a professional, friendly, smiling and caring guide till the last mile of tour. The service and experience we have cannot match with any one. Would you like to experience ?
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  • 13 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,205.34
per group
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$1,205.34
per group

Sri Lanka Wildlife and Adventure Package

Sri Lanka Wildlife and Adventure Package

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Day 1:Beach side rest, Watching Fisherman in Negombo Day 2-3. Visiting Anuradhapura ancient kingdom and Mihintale Day 4. Aukana and Pollonnaruwa  Day 5-6. Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress and Dambulla Cave Temple Pidurangala rock climb Day 7.Kandy Temple of the tooth and kandyan cultural show , Royal Botanical Garden Day 8.Kitulgala, Whitewater rafting or Jungle walks. Day 9.Nuwara Eliya Hills and Tea factory visit. Day 10.Horton Plains, Baker’s Water Fall, Train Trip and Ella. Day 11.Ella, Little Adams Peak ,Nine Arch Bridge , Rawana Water Fall, Buduruwagala and  Yala National Park. Day 12.Elephant Transit Home, Mirissa or Unawatuna. Day 13.Mirissa or Unawatuna beach. Whale and Dolphin watching Day 14.Galle Dutch Fort, Colombo City inclusive of National Museum, Gangarama Temple , Jami Ul Altar Mosque , Galleface Green etc. Day 15.Tour Ends
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  • 5 to 15 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,400.00
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$1,400.00
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Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Cave Temples Private Day Trip

Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Cave Temples Private Day Trip

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Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave Temple are two of Sri Lanka’s top sights, but impossible to visit in one day by public transport. This private tour from Colombo, Negombo or Kandy takes you to both in a day by private air-conditioned vehicle. Explore Sigiriya’s fifth-century Rocktop ruins and visit Dambulla’s Buddha-filled caves, all with insights from your driver-guide, and with lunch included
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00

3 Ancient Kingdoms from Colombo

3 Ancient Kingdoms from Colombo

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Rewind to ancient and medieval Sri Lanka on this full-day private trip to three of its early capitals from Colombo. With a personal guide to show you around, visit the crumbled palace and Buddha tooth temple of 13th-century Dambadeniya and the rock fortress of Yapahuwa. After lunch (own expense), tour medieval Panduwasnuwara, seeing its museum, palace, temple, and reservoir — considered one of the world’s first irrigation systems. Includes private transport and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.47
Price varies by group size
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$71.47
Price varies by group size
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Kandy City Tour from Colombo

Kandy City Tour from Colombo

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Visiting Kandy from Colombo independently means going by cab, bus, or train: leaving you transport-less once there. This private tour fills the gap: with private transport and guided sightseeing in the hill capital. See the Temple of the Tooth, botanical gardens, and a cultural show; discover facts you might miss alone; and visit an elephant project on route—not possible when going by train. Hotel or airport transfers are included.
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  • 8 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
Price varies by group size
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$50.00
Price varies by group size

4 Hours Private Tuk Tuk Tour in Colombo

4 Hours Private Tuk Tuk Tour in Colombo

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We explore timeless destinations and visit ever changing seasonal hot spots and of course, we get you right off the beaten track. Expect to see people, true local foods, traffic, a thousand smiles all with in your 3.5-4 hour time with us! This Tuk Tuk trip is “Fully inclusive” option all expenses are covered! We will fill you with Sri Lankan food, provide drinks and we’ll even throw in a couple of local beers and show you all of what we think is the best and most authentic rustic stops that Colombo has to offer. What to Bring There are a couple of things we recommend you bring for your safari tour. Make sure you pack: - Camera to capture all of the sights - Smart phone with your favourite tunes (android or iOS) to crank your beats all day - Some extra cash if you want to purchase souvenirs - Hat - Sunscreen (make sure you are protected with the open roof Tuk Tuks) - BYO drinks if you want to!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.00
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$62.00

4 Days Tour To Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Dambulla & Anuradhapura From Colombo

4 Days Tour To Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Dambulla & Anuradhapura From Colombo

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Explore Sri Lanka's top highlights—Anuradhapura, Dambulla, Nuwara Eliya, and Kandy—on this 4-day trip from Colombo. All transportation is provided, which saves you from the need to rent a car while allowing you to enjoy the scenic drive. Learn about local tea plantations, botanical gardens, and other local points of interest.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$163.00
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$163.00
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Colombo City Tour

Colombo City Tour

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Explore Colombo City with your private chauffeur. During this 4-hour tour, learn about Sri Lanka's capital city, visiting its most popular attractions. This family friendly tour is highly recommended for first time visitors.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.40
per group
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$51.40
per group

Private Half Day City Tour Colombo by Car

Private Half Day City Tour Colombo by Car

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Learn about Sri Lanka's commercial capital city, visiting its most popular attractions on this half day private tour of Colombo, with a private chauffeur in a luxury car. The name “Colombo”, first introduced by the Portuguese in 1505, is believed to be derived from the classical Sinhalese name Kolon thota, meaning “port on the river Kelani”. It has also been suggested that the name may be derived from the Sinhalese name Kola-amba-thota which means “Harbour with leafy mango trees”. Due to its large harbour and its strategic position along the East-West sea trade routes, Colombo was known to ancient traders 2,000 years ago. Modern day Colombo is emerging rapidly and a Colombo city tour is a worthy item on your agenda either on the start or finish to your Sri Lankan tour.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
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$80.00
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