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The top 27 attractions in Colombo

Villages in Negombo
Negombo is a fishing village. The actual fishing port is to the south, a bit away from the tourist area. It´s worth a visit, espec
Beaches in Negombo
Negombo Beach
Negombo beach, a fishing village located 30km north of the capital Colombo, is a great beach with an incredible number of resorts.
Cities in Colombo
Colombo is the capital of Sri Lanka, and this is where most travelers come to visit. It's a culture shock, everything moves quicky
Churches in Negombo
St. Sebastian's Church
The town of Negombo, north of Colombo, is one of the few town with a Catholic majority. The Church of San Sebastian is on the stre
Train Stations in Colombo
Train from Colombo to Galle
I travelled from Colombo to Galle by train. It is good when the train leaves on time, because the journey by bus is not enjoyable.
Villages in Colombo
Mount Lavinia
The photos are from low season, when tropical storms and a cloudy sky are what you see. But in high season, which is our winter,
Churches in Negombo
Catholic Church
The Catholic Church has a dynamism that many European churches would envy. It was full of children because it was the holidays, pr
Historical Monuments in Negombo
Dutch Clock Tower
The Negombo clock tower marks the entrance of the city's colonial Dutch fort. Now unfortunately it's a place that's worth little.
Historical Monuments in Negombo
Negombo Fort
The Portuguese constructed the fort of Negombo in the year 1600. But in the year 1644 the Dutch invaded it and ensured optimal str
Historical Monuments in Negombo
Dutch Canals
Actually, it was not the Dutch ve built the Dutch canal! This part of the city is split in two, with a perfectly straight line. Th
Sports-Related in Negombo
Sri Lanka Diving Tours
This dive center is in the center of Negombo, and it is run by a couple of Europeans. There is a boat to take you there which is l
Markets in Negombo
Negombo Market
Negombo is a fishing village and its market is organized around the colonial part of the city, around Sea Street. When you are in
Bus Stations in Negombo
Negombo Bus Station
The Negombo bus station is quite important because it is near the capital and many routes lead to and from here before taking the
Viewpoints in Colombo
Sports-Related in Negombo
Cricket Court
The cricket ground is in the colonial part of the city, north of the fort. It is a prime location, it gives you an idea of ​​the i
Temples in Colombo
Seema Malaka Temple
The Seema Malaka Temple is a beautiful Buddhist temple whose location on Beira Lake makes it a true oasis of peace and tranquility
Mosques in Colombo
Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque
The Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque is the most important mosque in Colombo as well as one of its most recognizable buildings. Built in 1909
Temples in Colombo
Gangaramaya Temple
The Gangaramaya Temple is by far Colombo's most famous Buddhist temple, at least among tourists, and is worth a visit for its shee