Colombo Small Group Tour
Small group shore excursions
Small group excursion and Private tours with English speaking guides
SNAPSHOTS OF COLOMBO
Muziris Heritage Experiences offers Few variety shore excursions in Colombo to fit your lifestyle and your visit Sri Lanka, with these TOUR itinerary you can experience the lights and sound of Colombo in a short time , Timing will be depend on Ship schedule
This tailor made special tour for Cruise passengers and enjoy the service of our friendly English speaking guides, committed to ensure your Stop at Sri Lanka smoothly with professional tour guides and pick up from pier
THE ABOVE PRICE INCLUDES:
01.Transportation by an air-conditioned vehicle throughout the city tour.
02. An English-speaking guide to accompany the group throughout the tour.
03.Entrance fee to Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple only.
04.A 500ml bottle of water on board the coach.
• Pick up and drop off at pier where ship tours starts
• Small group tour or private tour
Choose between a private or small-group excursion.
Tour Duration: 4 Hours
Activity Level : Moderate
COLOMBO HIGHLIGHTS WITH GANGARAMAYA TEMPLE
Pick-up passengers from Pier and do a city tour of Colombo combine around the main sights of Colombo with a visit to Gangayama Buddhist Temple and the Independence Square.
Colombo like many capital cities in developing countries is fast changing its face. Almost overnight, skyscrapers arise from where old buildings once stood. Yet in some parts, the Old-World charm is retained. For example, there is a 100-year-old clock tower and several British built, colonial buildings. Other places of interest are, the Pettah Bazaar, Hindu and Buddhist temples, Residential areas where you find the stately homes of the affluent, the Bandaranayake Memorial International Conference Hall – an outright gift to Sri Lanka from the People’s Republic of China, the Old parliament in Fort, University of Colombo, Royal College, which is probably one of the largest schools in Asia with 7500 students and the Independence Square.
Drive past 100-year-old clock tower, several British built, colonial buildings and the colourful bazaar of the Pettah. Continuing on through the Fort area, which houses the Government and Mercantile Offices, you’ll notice the buildings are newer. Drive around Cinnamon Gardens where the stately homes of the affluent, various embassies and high commissions, the Bandaranayake Memorial International Conference Hall &University of Colombo.
Later a short stop will be made at Independence Square where most of the religious and national celebrations take place. You will visit the Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple. On completion, return to the pier.
Colonial Architecture / Buildings.
Visit to a Gangaramaya Temple.
Galle Face Green – pass by.
Independence Square with a photo stop.
0900 Hrs Depart Pier & drive past Clock Tower, Pettah, Red Muslim Mosque, Fort, President House (from far), Town Hall,Nelum Pokuna Theatre & the Portuguese Dutch and British colonial buildings.
1000 Hrs Arrive at Independence Square & be at leisure or walk around approx. for 20
minutes at Independence Square
1020 Hrs Depart to Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple.
1030 Hrs Arrive & visit Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple.
1100 Hrs Transfer to port gate no 03
1130 Hrs Drop the guests at port gate no 03 to start the market.g tour –local market
Walk through or / and passing following ;
Visit colonial buildings in Fort area
1245 Hrs Re-board the coach
1300 Hrs Arrive at the Pier at Colombo Port.
Lunch and all entrance fees