Private Full-Day Colombo Tour with Coastal Train Ride

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From $138.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Colombo, Colombo

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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You will visit all of Colombo's most famous corners on this day. Live Colombo like a local. The highlight of this day-outing is the coastal train ride that is unique to Sri Lanka. Ride along the coast, take in the rich Sri Lankan culture that immerses the daily local, and eat delicious Sri Lankan food - while seeing, learning and experiencing Colombo, with your local guide.

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.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Coastal Train Ride

Colombo City Attractions

Colombo Museum

Gangaramaya Temple

Guide + Driver + Transport

Independence Arcade

Local Market

Local Street Art Walk


Parking Fees

Private transportation

Puppet Museum

Sunset dinner at Galle Face Green

WiFi on board

What's Not Included

Airline tickets


Visa Fees

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 100

Additional Info

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Independence Square
Independence Memorial Hall is a national monument in Sri Lanka built for commemoration of the independence of Sri Lanka from the British rule with the restoration of full governing responsibility to a Ceylonese-elected legislature on February 4, 1948.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Beira Lake
Stroll around the Beira Lake and see the temple in the centre which is a place of serenity

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Colombo Fort
Visit Colombo Fort where you will witness stunning old colonial-era architectural masterpieces such as the old parliament.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Viharamahadevi Park
Visit the Viharamahadevi Park, the largest and best park in Colombo. Walk down local street art vendors with beautiful paintings that are unique to Sri Lanka.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Galle Face Green
Wind-down and enjoy the sunset along the coast line of Galle Face Green, a wide stretch of greenery. A popular park for its wide range of mouth watering street food, flying kites, exercise or simply relaxing spending evenings with family and friends with the sunset alongside the Indian Ocean.

-Popular for street food, especially the famous ‘isso vade’, deep fried prawns on spicy lentil hot cakes
-At night, vendors sell Sri Lanka’s signature street food – ‘kottu roti’ and other specialties drawing many a crowd

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Visit a local market. 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.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Traditional Puppet Art Museum
Sri Lankan Puppet Art is in a whole other league as there is hereditary significance behind it, featuring the cultural, religious, and social aspects of the local community. A deep seated traditional art portrayed through various puppet shows showcasing different characters depicting folk dances and rituals that represent the roots of Sri Lanka.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Colombo Fort Railway Station
Hop onto a train and ride along the coast. Take a short train ride to experience the beauty and culture that Sri Lankans are proud to show off. The hustle and bustle of the locals, walking street food vendors hopping on - it truly is an experience!

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Colombo National Museum
Explore and discover the ancient historical heritage of Sri Lanka at the Colombo National Museum. Being the main and largest museum of the country, it stands tall and magnificent in white with pride, right in the heart of Colombo.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Arcade Independence Square
The Arcade Independence Square is a shopping complex in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The building was constructed in 1889, to serve as the Jawatta Mental Asylum.In 2012 the Urban Development Authority commenced the renovation of the buildings and special care was taken to preserve their original architectural features whilst adding modern technological features and amenities.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
The Gangarama temple is one of the oldest temples located in Colombo, and is a representation of Sri Lanka’s rich culture and tradition. A significant temple steeped in history that speaks volumes on behalf of Buddhism and its values.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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