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Independence Square Tours and Tickets

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In the heart of the city’s prestigious 07 district and framed by palm-lined gardens, Independence Square is one of Colombo’s signature sights. The centerpiece of the square is Independence Memorial Hall, a stone monument that commemorates Sri Lanka’s independence from Britain in 1948.

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Independence Avenue, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 00700
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Colombo Airport Transit Tour – 5 Hours

Colombo Airport Transit Tour – 5 Hours

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Friendly Guide. We are not an agent but operator. No need to pay middle man commotion. We manage everything in your tour. You relax and enjoy. We are Sri Lankan based. We know better "ins" and "outs" of the land. Your traveling with Expert Guidance. Personalized plan and Service. We give you the Best Value.
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  • 5 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.00
per group
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$70.00
per group

All Inclusive Colombo City Tour from Colombo & Negombo

All Inclusive Colombo City Tour from Colombo & Negombo

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Colombo is the Commercial Capital and the largest city of the country. Visiting Colombo is a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka and we would like to show you the major highlights of Colombo City during your visit. You will see Colonial Buildings, can experience Sri Lankan culture, tradition and can experience the modern Sri Lankan life during your tour. We bring you the best personalize guiding tour of Colombo
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00

Colombo City Day Tour

Colombo City Day Tour

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Enjoy a city sightseeing tour of Colombo, the bustling capital of Sri Lanka. An informative guide takes you to major highlights such as the ocean-facing urban park of Galle Face Green; the Buddhist temples of Kelaniya, Gangaramaya and Seema Malaka; and the War Memorial, Independence Square and more. End your tour with some bargain hunting on a shopping excursion.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.00
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$60.00
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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
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$28.03
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$28.03
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Cruise Ship Shore Excursions - Colombo Port - Colombo City Tour

Cruise Ship Shore Excursions - Colombo Port - Colombo City Tour

Why Travel with us • Largest Luxury Vehicle Fleet in Sri Lanka • Well Trained & Help Full Reservation Staff • Reasonable Rates with Best Service • All Drivers are well Experienced in Driving & Sri Lanka Roads • 100% Trusted Transport Provider • Break Down Replacements in around the Sri Lanka • Manage your Time • No Extra Charges for Pickup • No Any Hidden Charges All Vehicles are new & well Conditioned Vehicles. All drivers & Assistants are well trained. Our Drivers are well friendly, Informative & Well Experienced. There are Well Maintain Speed Limits
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.07
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$75.07
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Private Tour of Colombo in a World War II Jeep

Private Tour of Colombo in a World War II Jeep

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See the sights of Colombo, the largest city in Sri Lanka, on this 3-hour private tour in a World War II–era Jeep. You'll explore both on- and off-road to check out top attractions such as Old Parliament Building and Viharamahadevi Park and visit a bird sanctuary just outside of the city. Hotel pickup, beverages, and a snack are included. Choice of morning or afternoon departure time.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.00
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$104.00
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Shore Excursion Colombo City Tour Highlights

Shore Excursion Colombo City Tour Highlights

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Make the most of your time in Colombo by booking a private shore excursion. You’ll travel via private transportation and skip the hassle of dealing with crowds or multiple pickups and drop-offs. Follow a comprehensive itinerary designed to show you the best of the city, asking questions and enjoying personalized attention along the way. Highlights include the National Museum, Gangarama Seema Malakaya, Beire Lake, Jamiul Alfar Mosque, and other landmarks.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00

5 Days Tour in Sri Lanka (Hotels with Breakfast & Luxury Car)

5 Days Tour in Sri Lanka (Hotels with Breakfast & Luxury Car)

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Drivers in Sri Lanka is one of the best leading Tour Operator in Sri Lanka tourism industry. We offer best price and best services. Our aim is to make your Sri Lanka Tours easy and memorable with our very finest service and to positively campaign for a good, healthy and enjoyable holiday to all our customers. This 5 days tour package includes accommodation with breakfast, a luxury vehicle, an English speaking professional driver & guiding, driver's accommodation & meals, fuel, 24 hours service & parking fees.
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  • 5 days
From
$460.00
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$460.00

Colombo City Tour

Colombo City Tour

With this tour you can visit Colombo National Museum, Gangarama temple, Seema malaka, Independence Memorial Hall, Red Mosque and Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya and some other in a single day
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  • 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
Price varies by group size
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$100.00
Price varies by group size

Colombo Tuk Tuk Adventure

Colombo Tuk Tuk Adventure

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Explore the capital of Sri Lanka on this tuk tuk tour that includes a private guide. Enjoy a completely customized itinerary that focuses on the things that interest you, accompanied by insightful guided commentary. This option is a great overview for first-time visitors or those short on time.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.00
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$53.00

Colombo Sightseeing and Shopping Private Tour Including Lunch

Colombo Sightseeing and Shopping Private Tour Including Lunch

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Spend the full day enjoying personalized attention while you sightsee, shop, and eat a Sri Lankan lunch. Stops can include Independence Square, Galle Face Green, and the Gangaramaya Temple before spending some free time shopping for souvenirs. A traditional Sri Lankan lunch at a local restaurant is included. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00
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$110.00
Price varies by group size

Colombo City Tour from Negombo

Colombo City Tour from Negombo

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A unique experience for travelers staying for a short while in Negombo. A great way to explore Colombo at it's best. A splendid way to do a quick round of last minute shopping that you missed out on and see the bustling city of Colombo. The time duration of this tour is entirely up to you to decide as we are flexible and can accommodate any changes.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.00
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$40.00

Private Colombo City Tour

Private Colombo City Tour

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Sightseeing in Colombo can be stressful if you’re using cabs or the often-crowded buses. Check out the city’s attractions in one smooth, easy trip on this private tour, with a guide to fill you in on the sights. Traveling by private air-conditioned vehicle, visit Seema Malaka, the Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, and more; and tailor the duration and itinerary to suit your personal wishes. Central hotel pickup and drop-off are included for convenience.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.34
Price varies by group size
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$21.34
Price varies by group size

Day Colombo City Tour

Day Colombo City Tour

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This Colombo Day city tour is specially for Transit guests & who comes to Sri Lanka for business purpose.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.84
per group
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$70.84
per group

Colombo Shore excursion - Experts In Handling Shore Excursions In Sri Lanka

Colombo Shore excursion - Experts In Handling Shore Excursions In Sri Lanka

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We are organizing day excursions & overnight tours for passengers arriving at the Colombo / Galle / Trinco / Hambantota ports. Our customized tours are designed to see the highlights in our enchanted island during the short stay. 04 - 05 Hours, Colombo Sightseeing Tour Discover the best of Colombo on a half-day Colombo sightseeing tour with an expert guide. Traveling by comfortable in an air-conditioned luxury car coach or minivan, take in Colombo. During this half day tour, learn about Sri Lanka’s capital city, visiting its most popular attractions. This family friendly tour is highly recommended for cruise passengers. This tour is tailored to showcase different places of Colombo, from traditional to unconventional attractions, to discover the life lived by everyday Sri Lankans.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.67
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$26.67

Private Colombo City Tour by Car - 06 Hours

Private Colombo City Tour by Car - 06 Hours

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Colombo is the Capital and largest city in Sri Lanka. We would like to take you Colombo city tour including many famous buildings, Buddhist temples, luxury shopping centers, beach and for discovering life lived by everyday Sri Lankans.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.54
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$21.54

Private Half-Day Colombo City Tour

Private Half-Day Colombo City Tour

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This is the ideal choice for first-time visitors looking to cover Colombo’s main attractions in under a day. Save time planning an itinerary and bartering with cabs; and relax as a driver-guide and private air-conditioned vehicle take you around the signature sights. Admire the Independence Memorial Hall and Beira Lake Seema Malakaya Temple; see worshippers at the Gangaramaya Temple, and learn about Colombo’s history and culture from your guide’s commentary.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
Price varies by group size
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$80.00
Price varies by group size

6 Days Private Vehicle with English Speaking Chauffeur

6 Days Private Vehicle with English Speaking Chauffeur

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Explore Sri Lanka with ease courtesy of this customizable 6-day private tour starting from Colombo or Negombo. Agree your itinerary with recommendations from your private driver-guide, and set off to experience the island as you wish, with your daily transport and navigation all taken care of. Explore beautiful Kandy, soak up colonial-era Nuwara Eliya, or roam cobbled Galle Fort, all according to your interests and at a pace that suits you. Accommodation and meals are at your expense.
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$229.00
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$229.00
Price varies by group size

Half Day Colombo City Tour

Half Day Colombo City Tour

Sightseeing in Colombo can be stressful if you’re using cabs or the often-crowded buses. Check out the city’s attractions in one smooth, easy trip on this private tour, with a guide to fill you in on the sights. Traveling by private air-conditioned vehicle, visit Seema Malaka, the Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, and more; and tailor the duration and itinerary to suit your personal wishes. Central hotel pickup and drop-off are included for convenience.
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  • 1 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.34
Price varies by group size
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$21.34
Price varies by group size

Half Day City Tour in Colombo

Half Day City Tour in Colombo

Get the best out of the city by visiting the most popular attractions in Colombo; each with its own significant story. Admire the Independence Memorial Hall, stroll through the National Museum or shop till you drop at the historic Dutch Hospital. Amidst the hustle and bustle, there are a plethora of things to do in Colombo for an avid traveler; from admiring the beauty of the Red Mosque to visiting the Gangaramaya Temple. Colombo’s main attractions are sure to leave a lasting impression on this budding city! • Hassle free pick up and drop off • Explore the Capital of Sri Lanka • Local lunch included to taste the traditional taste of Sri Lankans
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00

10 Days Tour in Sri Lanka (Hotels with Breakfast & Luxury Car)

10 Days Tour in Sri Lanka (Hotels with Breakfast & Luxury Car)

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Get an overview of Sri Lanka without having to research, plan, or book transport and hotels on this private 10-day tour, complete with private transport and a driver-guide. Enjoy a pre-planned itinerary that whisks you from sight to sight, taking in Colombo, UNESCO-listed Sigiriya, Kandy, Galle, waterfalls, beaches, a Yala wildlife safari, and more. Hotel accommodation, breakfasts, and travel and airport transfers by private luxe vehicle are included to make everything super-easy.
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  • 10 days
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$700.00
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$700.00

Colombo City tour

Colombo City tour

A guided private tour is always best because guest can even customize according to there requirement also we take our guest to some unique attractions of Colombo and even extra mile to show the best of Colombo more then everything our home made complementary srilankan cuisine experience with some locals will amaze our guest.
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  • 8 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.34
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$37.34

Colombo Architectural Tour With Guide

Colombo Architectural Tour With Guide

0700 Hrs morning your Friendly Guide Will Meet and pick From Hotel and Start The COLOMBO ARCHITECTURAL TOUR . You can get knowledge about Colonial Time Buildings Photo Opportunity  of  Millers Building, Colombo Dutch House Museum ( Open daily except Fridays) , Colombo Light house, Independence Square .
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.75
Price varies by group size
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$34.75
Price varies by group size

Colombo's Street Food and Street Shopping Culture (Half-day tour)

Colombo's Street Food and Street Shopping Culture (Half-day tour)

The streets and markets here are lively; brimming with a colorful assortment of fruits, vegetables, vivid fabrics, sweet-smelling spices, aromatic scrumptious street-food and more. Among these, the vibrant streets of Pettah are the most popular, with ceaseless shops, bargainers and travellers along its bustling boulevards. Colombo’s streets are certain to awaken the explorer in you, compelling you to seek its secrets and wander its intriguing paths. The pulsating metropolis of Colombo is an enthralling concoction of innovation, street-culture, fashion, urbane art and antiquity, that savours its rich history whilst simultaneously evolving in pace with the contemporary world. Colombo encompasses an extensive area that houses a wide array of captivating attractions and activities.
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  • 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00
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