Sri Lanka – South and West (Colombo, Negombo, Kalutara, Galle, Matara)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
  • Sinharaja Forest Reserve
 Tentative WHS
  • Seruwila to Sri Pada (Sacred Foot Print Shrine), Ancient pilgrim route along the Mahaweli river in Sri Lanka (29/04/2010)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Adam's Peak (Sri Pada)
  • Pettah Market, Colombo
  • Tea Plantations
  • Wewurukannala Vihara temple
 World Capitals
  • Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
 Borders
  • Sri Lanka (sea border/port)
 XL
  • Puttalam Lagoon area and peninsula
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Colombo
  • Galle
  • Negombo
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Colombo
 Airports
  • Colombo - Bandaranaike (CMB)
  • Colombo - Ratmalana (RML)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Colombo to Badulla
 Museums
  • Ambalangoda: Ariyapala Masks Museum
  • Colombo: Dutch Museum
  • Colombo: National Museum of Colombo
  • Galle: Historical Mansion Museum
  • Galle: National Museum of Galle
  • Ratnapura: National Museum of Ratnapura
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Colombo: Sri Lankabhimanya Ranasinghe Premadasa President's House
  • Koggala: Martin Wickramasinghe House & Folk Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Galle: Galle Fort
  • Kalutara: Richmond Castle
 Religious Temples
  • Colombo: Gangaramaya Temple
  • Colombo: Isipathanaramaya Temple
  • Colombo: Jamiul Alfar Jummah Mosque
  • Colombo: Red Masjid
  • Colombo: St. Lucia's Cathedral
  • Colombo: Vajiraramaya Temple
  • Galle: St. Mary's Cathedral
  • Kalutara: Kalutara Viharaya
  • Peliyagoda: Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara
  • Rumassala: Rumassala Temple
 Modern Architecture Buildings
  • Colombo: Lotus Tower
 World of Nature
  • Bundala
  • Sinharaja Rainforest Reserve
  • Yala
 Festivals
  • Electric Peacock Music Festival
  • Vel
 Experiences
  • Experiences a Kandyan dance show
  • Poson
  • Vesakha
 Zoos
  • Dehiwala: National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka
  • Moratuwa: Butterfly Garden
  • Pinnawala: Pinnawala Open Zoo
 Botanical Gardens
  • Gampaha: Henarathgoda Botanical Garden
  • Mirijjawila Botanical Garden
  • Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanical Garden
 Aquariums
  • Kelaniya: Water World
 Planetariums
  • Colombo: Colombo Planetarium
 Lighthouses
  • Barberyn Lighthouse
  • Dondra Head Lighthouse
 Beaches
  • Bentota Lagoon
  • Galle: Unawatuna
 Waterfalls
  • Bopath Ella Falls
 Caves
  • Batatotalena Cave
  • Fa Hien Cave (Pahiyangala Cave)
 Markets
  • Colombo: Pettah Market
  • Negombo Fish Market
 Monuments
  • Colombo: Independence Memorial Hall
 Maritime/Ship Museums
  • Colombo: Colombo Port Maritime Museum
 Aviation Museums
  • Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia: Sri Lanka Air Force Museum
 The Dark Side
  • Hikkaduwa: Community Tsunami Museum
2012 Colombo
2012 Colombo
2012 Colombo
2012 Colombo
Old town of Galle
Sri Lanka
Kalutara Viharaya
Dondra Head Lighthouse
Bopath Ella Waterfalls
Fort in Galle