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Departs: Colombo, Colombo

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Explore Colombo the way you want without needing to research your itinerary or arrange transportation on this private half-day tour. Meet your private vehicle at your hotel, Colombo port, or airport. Decide your sightseeing plan with your guide’s assistance and discover Sri Lanka’s capital. View the Lighthouse Clocktower, Old Parliament, and more. Learn about the city’s history and daily life and choose to stop for shopping and food when you wish.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Parking Fees

Private transportation


unlimited fuel

What's Not Included

Entrance Tickets for the Attractions / Places to Visit


Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 120

Additional Info

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

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.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Gangaramaya Temple is one of the most important temples in Colombo, Sri Lanka, being a mix of modern architecture and cultural essence. The temple is known for having a young elephant, Ganga, chained at the back, unable to walk

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Mount Lavinia Beach
Mount Lavinia Beach is located just out of the Colombo city. This beach strip has a lot to offer for the locals as well as the tourists visiting Colombo. Along the beach there are many nice restaurants pubs as well as relaxing areas. As a tourist who is visiting Colombo, Mount Lavinia Beach is a must visit. The weekends could be crowded with locals though, during the week it is relaxing and peaceful. If you would relax at a pool overlooking the ocean or the sunset, The Mount Lavinia Hotel terrace is recommended. You can use the Mount Lavinia Hotel pool for an affordable fee.

40 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque
Jami-ul-Alfar Mosque is a beautiful mosque, built in 1909 by contributions from Muslim community, in the heart of Colombo city near Pettah market where Muslims of the surrounding areas gather for prayer and worship five times a day. It is also known as Red Mosque. The bustling area is culturally rich, relatively cheaper, attractive and popular tourist area. There are five Halal restaurants in the vicinity which are damn cheap and have variety of good Muslim food. It is located at Second Cross Street in Pettah between Main Street and Bankshall Street. The mosque reflects earliest Moorish architectural style.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Pettah Floating Market
with a number of the stalls established on boats on Beira Lake. The floating market serves as a tourist attraction selling local produce and local handicraft

40 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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