Private Half-Day Colombo City Tour

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From $65.00

54 reviews   (4.33)

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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Choose this tour to get a detailed picture of the capital of Sri Lanka with your own licensed private tour guide. Customize it to match your curiousities like tasting local street food etc.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

All Entrance Fees

Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Parking Fees

Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle

What's Not Included

Airport pickup fee 15 USD. Pickup & drop off after tour 25 USD

Foods and drinks

Port entrance fee $ 20 USD per tour payable directly to the guide

Tips, gratuities and expenses of personal nature

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please advise TOUR START TIME you prefer would like to secure at the time of booking
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

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

Old Parliament Building
Old parliament building

• Admission Ticket Free

Beira Lake
A lake in the heart of Colombo

• Admission Ticket Free

Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque
The mosque is one of the oldest mosques in Colombo and a popular tourist site in the city.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Gangaramaya Buddist Temple

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

The chaotic Pettah markets definitely worth a visit to see the ordinary disorderliness

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct
Now a shopping area

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Pettah Floating Market
A floating market

• Admission Ticket Free

New Kathiresan Kovil
Hindu Kovil

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

St Lucia's Cathedral
This 1887 built enormous cathedral is Sri Lanka's biggest church. The cathedral's outer looks are inspired by St. Peter's in Rome.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Premadasa & Co. Main Store & Gem Museum
Gem & souvenir shop

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Old Kathiresan Temple
Hindu Kovil

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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