Must see points of interest in Colombo

Here's a list of Must see points of interest in Colombo recommended by our experts:

Mount Lavinia Beach

Beach in Colombo
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Mt Lavinia is a green, quiet and pleasant haven. The beach is close and fairly clean and there are plenty of places to eat. There is easy acces to the train ...

Gangaramaya (vihara) Buddhist Temple

Temple in Colombo
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Gangaramaya Temple is one of the most important temples in Colombo, being a mix of modern architecture and cultural essence. The temple's architecture ...

Srilanka National Museum

Museum in Colombo
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The National Museum of Colombo - Department of National Museums, also known as the Sri Lanka National Museum, it is the largest museum in Colombo. Among its ...

St Anthony S Church Kochikade Colombo

Temple in Colombo
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Sri Lanka St. Anthony has many devotees and several Churches have been erected in his honor. Perhaps the most popular one that daily attracts people of every ...

R Premadasa Stadium

Event Place in Colombo
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Named after former Sri Lankan President Ranasinghe Premadasa, the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo was built on swamplands adjacent to the Khettarama Temple. It ...

Seema Malaka Temple

Temple in Colombo
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The temple's architecture demonstrates an eclectic mix of Sri Lankan, Thai, Indian, and Chinese architecture. This Buddhist temple includes several imposing ...

Old Parliament Building

Place to Visit in Colombo
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The Old Parliament Building, is the building that houses the Presidential Secretariat of Sri Lanka. Situated in the Colombo fort facing the sea, it is in close ...

Wolvendaal Church

Church in Colombo
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Wolvendaal church is one on the oldest churches built during the Dutch era in 1749. The interior is decorated with Dutch furniture with the wooden carved pews...

The Lighthouse

Place to Visit in Colombo

At present The Lighthouse is owned by the Sri Lankan Government. Located in the Cinnamon Gardens a suburb of Colombo, it was built by Mr. D. D. Peiris, ...

Green Path

Place to Visit in Colombo
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Green Path is a nice oasis in busy city of Colombo. This place is clean in comparison to the other attractions as there are many cleaner working all the time. ...

Zoological Gardens

Garden/Botanical Garden in Colombo
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Zoological Gardens, popularly known as the Zoo, is a beautifully landscaped 30 acres in which a rich collection of mammals, birds, reptiles and fishes live in ...

St. Thomas Chapel

Church in Colombo

The St. Thomas Chapel is a part of the St. Thomas Anglican Church and school by the same name. The chapel is famous for its breathtaking mural of ...

Viharamahadevi Park

Park in Colombo

This is Colombos biggest park, originally called Victoria Park but renamed in the 1950s after the mother of King Dutugemunu. Its notable for its superb ...