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You'll enjoy the museums and gardens in Cinnamon Gardens. You might want to make time for a stop at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall or Colombo Town Hall.
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If you're spending some time in Colombo 07, Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall and Colombo Town Hall are top sights worth seeing.
If you're spending some time in Kurunduwatta, Colombo Town Hall and Australian High Commission are top sights worth seeing.
Visitors give high marks for the seaside in Colombo, which is also known for its sporting events and cafés. Tourists who journey to this culturally-rich city can discover its seafood restaurants, museums, and art. Top sights in the city include Galle Face Beach, Galle Face Green, and Pettah Market.
The city is well known for its museums and art, and cultural venues include Sri Lanka National Museum, Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre, and National Art Gallery. The city is notable for landmarks like Gangaramaya Temple, Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque, and Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple. The seaside and sunsets highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Galle Face Beach, Galle Face Green, and Beira Lake.
In Colombo, there are 305 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday getaway. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:
Other top sights in Colombo include Pettah Market. One of the top places to see outside the city is Mount Lavinia Beach, located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city center.
To explore the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Colombo Fort Station or Wellawatta Railway Station. Colombo might not have very many public transit choices so consider renting a car to explore more.