CASA Colombo is just a 45 minute drive away from the Bandaranayake International airport. Colombo is the perfect transit city as it is a convenient gateway between the north and the south of the island Adventures to exciting destinations such as the ancient kingdom of Kandy or the colonial Galle fort are an easy 3 hour drive from Colombo. Alternatively, there is the option of renting a helicopter to experience the beauty of sri lanka from an aerial picturesque perspective. You can fly to any part of the Island in less than an hour. From the fort railway station you can board an authentic British colonial train and travel along the coastline or up through the centre of the Island and drink in the breathtaking scenery of the golden beaches or the lush greenery of the tea plantations in the cooler climes of the Hills.
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We take our guests through the streets where they can experience firsthand the borrowed words from the Portuguese to the amazing architecture the Dutch/English left behind, see the vision and love the Englishman had for this land - all while learning and experiencing what being "Sri Lankan" is all about. While walking through these streets I will also give your guests who are into photography 'ideal scenario' locations and guidance to take the best pictures of the amazing architecture.
Our walks are generally 3 - 4 hours and are conducted in the evening-time allowing the body to battle the humidity levels and experience the wind-down time of island culture.
Pick-up time is 3.30pm at relevant guest's hotel (within Colombo city limits).A drive from there into Pettah where they are dropped off and walk commences . We will cover a few streets in Pettah – such as 1st , 2nd cross streets. Stop over the Dutch museum. Proceed to the commercial hub of Fort. Covering architectural sights along the way. Stop over at the Dutch hospital for refreshments. Proceed to the lighthouse in time to view the sunset . Walk along Galle Face Green and ending the walk at Galle Face Hotel.
USD $50/- per person
All ticket and camera costs for museum, food/beverages along the walk, an iced tea/coffee/beer or wine (as per clients wish) towards the end of the walk.
Individual to maximum 6 persons – however, with prior notice more can be accommodated book the city walk well in advance preferably 48 to 24 hours
0094 – 11- 4520130
231, Galle Road, Bambalapitiya, Colombo 4, Sri Lanka