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Colombo, Sri Lanka's largest city is an incredibly colourful and exciting place offering visitors an array of activities ranging from bargain hunting at the popular bazzar known as the 'World Market' or sampling Colombo's ever growing number of restaurants and cafes to visiting intriguing Buddhist temples, mosques, churches and Hindu temples serving the multi-religious community of Colombo and also of Sri Lanka. Colombo hotels, ranging from luxury 5 star accommodation to economical short- stay apartments, provide convenient lodging within the vicinity of city’s top business, shopping, entertainment and dining venues.
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Travel Sri Lanka colombo_homepage_image_museum.jpgNational Museum - Housed in a fine colonial-era building visitors will find a magnificent collection of ancient royal regalia, Sinhalese artwork, antique furniture and china and antique demon masks.

Travel Sri Lanka colombo_homepage_zoo.jpgDehiwala Zoo - The zoo has a wide collection of creatures from the big cats and monkeys to a range of birds and an aquarium and provides visitors with an exciting treat in the form of the daily elephant show.

Travel Sri Lanka colombo_homepage_image_nega.jpgNegambo - A characteristic fishing town 35km north of Colombo, it is a 6km from the international airport. Set amid lush groves of coconut palms and golden beaches, it breathes the spirit of the sea. Negambo is a gourmet’s paradise with seafood in plenty. Old world fishing craft, like the outrigger canoe and the catamaran, bring seer, skipjack, herring and mullet, pomfret and amber jack, with lobster and prawn being caught in the lagoon.

Travel Sri Lanka colombo_homepage_image_beac.jpgMt Lainia - This provides the visitor with an opportunity enjoy the golden sandy beaches of Sri Lanka whilst remaining within the hub of Colombo. The beach is one of the better known, even in colonial times. It lies alongside a wind-swept headland jutting into the waters of the Indian Ocean. The Governor’s House, built in 1805 by Sir Thomas Maitland, now forms part off the Mount Lavinia Hotel.


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Sri Lanka Mini Cultural Heritage Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Mini Cultural Heritage Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £1189 
Discover the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka inclding Polonnaruwa Ancient City Tour, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Cave Tour, The Royal City of Kandy Tour, Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage with time on the beach to relax at the end of your trip.

Sri Lanka Mini Colonial Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Mini Colonial Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £1019 
Discover the colonial past of Sri Lanka in this unique tour while staying at some of the finest colonial style hotels. Tour includes The Royal City of Kandy Tour, Nuwara Eliya Tour, Capital Colombo Tour and Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage plus time on the beach to relax at the end of your trip.

Sri Lanka Mini Cultural Triangle and Wildlife Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Mini Cultural Triangle and Wildlife Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £1219 
Discover the world renowned Cultural Triangle and the wild life of Sri Lanka in this tour while staying at some of the finest hotels. Tour includes Anuradhapura Ancient City Tour, Polonnaruwa Ancient City Tour, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Caves, The Royal City of Kandy Tour, Peradeniya Botantical Gardens, Minneriya National Park, Negombo Village Tour, and Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage plus time on the beach to relax at the end of your trip.

Sri Lanka Mini Central Highlands Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Mini Central Highlands Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £979 
Marvel at the spectacular scenery, history, archaeological sites, tea plantations and so much more in this very special mini tour incorporating all the best highlights that Sri Lanka’s highlands has to offer. You will be staying at some of the finest hotels that gives the spirit of this holiday but still retain the modern comforts.

Sri Lanka Luxury Heritage Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Luxury Heritage Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £1509 
Discover the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka with luxury inclding Polonnaruwa Ancient City Tour, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Cave Tour, The Royal City of Kandy Tour, Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage with time on a luxurous beach to relax at the end of your trip.

Sri Lanka Cultural Heritage Tour and Madilves Meedhupparu HolidaySri Lanka Cultural Heritage Tour and Madilves Meedhupparu Holidayfrom £909 
Discover the tranquil Maldives and the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka inclding Polonnaruwa Ancient City Tour, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Cave Tour, The Royal City of Kandy Tour, Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage.

Sri Lanka Royal Kingdom Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Royal Kingdom Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £1199 
Discover the cultural past that dates back to the 5th century BC and the proud history of Sri Lanka. This unique holiday will take you to the most prominent historical ancient royal kingdoms in Sri Lanka give time to experience Sri Lanka's charming people, culture and diverse landscape. You will be staying at some of the finest hotels that give the sprit of this holiday but still retaining the modern comforts.

Sri Lanka Heritage Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Heritage Tour and Beach Holidayfrom Call Us
Discover the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka inclding Polonnaruwa Ancient City Tour, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Cave Tour, The Royal City of Kandy Tour, Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage with time on the beach to relax at the end of your trip.

Sri Lanka Soft Adventure Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Soft Adventure Tour and Beach Holidayfrom £909 
Sri Lanka is home to a range of ecologies that a few countries can boast about; this is why, with the aid of our experienced holiday specialists, an adventure themed holiday by us will be like none other you ever experienced before. Be it white water rafting , exploring the deep jungles of Sri Lanka’s heart land or exploring the caves of historical significance to the great saga of the Ramayana in the highlands, we can assure you that if it is adventure you desire we will plan a holiday that you will remember forever.

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Elephant Safari and Beach Holiday HolidaySri Lanka Sri Lanka Elephant Safari and Beach Holiday Holidayfrom £1189 
Our Sri Lanka elephant safari and beach holiday is the perfect introduction to this much loved creature. Come and discover the elephants of Sri Lanka, from rescued sanctuary animals to seeing them in their natural habitat in a national park.

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Elephant Tour HolidaySri Lanka Sri Lanka Elephant Tour Holidayfrom £1139 
If you are looking for holidays with elephants, elephant tours Sri Lanka will introduce you to the much loved Sri Lankan elephant. Come and discover the elephants of Sri Lanka, from rescued elephants at a sanctuary to the wild elephants in their natural habitat.

Sri Lanka England Tour of Sri Lanka 2014 with Highlands Tour HolidaySri Lanka England Tour of Sri Lanka 2014 with Highlands Tour Holidayfrom £1249 
Experience unforgettable overseas cricket holiday of a lifetime, with a central highlands tour of Sri Lanka that combine last three nail-biting One Day International matches of England tour of Sri Lanka 2014. The includes visit to cultural city of Kandy, Temple of the Tooth Relic which is a UNESCO World Heritage site, Cultural Show with fire walking, Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Peradeniya’s Royal Botanical Gardens, Nuwara Eliya and more. Having a holiday in this tropical paradise is anyone’s dream but couple with watching England playing cricket in Sri Lanka will be the ultimate dream holiday for any cricket lover.

Sri Lanka Luxury Cultural Triangle and Wildlife Tour and Beach HolidaySri Lanka Luxury Cultural Triangle and Wildlife Tour and Beach Holidayfrom Call Us
Discover the world renowned Cultural Triangle and the wild life of Sri Lanka in this tour while staying at some of the finest hotels. Tour includes Anuradhapura Ancient City Tour, Polonnaruwa Ancient City Tour, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Caves, The

Excursions of the capital-colombo Region, Sri Lanka

 
Sri Lanka Capital Colombo City TourCapital Colombo City TourColombocapital colombo
 Colombo, Sri Lanka's biggest city (one million plus population) is a colourful and bustling place offering an array of sights, tastes and experiences.
 

Sri Lanka Negombo Village TourNegombo Village TourNegombocapital colombo
 Negombo; guests can explore the town and view many of its colonial style buildings and architecture of old. Negombo is considered one of the islands' largest fishing ports, guests can view the multitudes of colourful catamarans which line the shore after hauling in their nets.
Negombo is approximately 10 Km away from Sri Lanka's Katunayake International Airport, Camelot Beach Hotel is itself approximately 13 Km from the airport. Guests can take a drive towards the bustling city of Colombo which is approximately 37 Km away from the hotel.
 

Sri Lanka Kelaniya Buddhist Temple (Kelaniya Maha Viharaya)Kelaniya Buddhist Temple (Kelaniya Maha Viharaya)Kelaniyacapital colombo
 It is believed that the Buddha visited the temple of Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya. You’ll see a series of wall paintings in the interior that date from the mid-20th century.
 

Sri Lanka Muthurajawela MarshMuthurajawela MarshNegombocapital colombo
 Muthurajawela Marsh is a distinctive wetland habitat on the Negombo lagoon in the south of the town of Negombo.
 

Sri Lanka Negombo Fishing HarbourNegombo Fishing HarbourNegombocapital colombo
 Despite this fact Negombo has become a popular tourist destination, Negombo has still managed to maintain its traditional fishing heritage. Visit the Negombo harbour to see the fisherman who are still trying to earn their daily living through long established fishing practices.
 

Sri Lanka St Marys ChurchSt Marys ChurchNegombocapital colombo
 One of Negombo’s most important structures is St. Mary’s Church. This holy building is lavish and grand in nature, standing tall amidst other structures in the town.
 

Sri Lanka England vs Sri Lanka 2nd TestEngland vs Sri Lanka 2nd TestColombocapital colombo
 Come and experience world class cricket and join England as they take on Sri Lanka in the 2nd Test match of the England tour of Sri Lanka 2012 at the Colombo R. Premadasa International stadium on April 3rd 2012.
 

Sri Lanka White water rafting at KitulgalaWhite water rafting at KitulgalaKitulgalacapital colombo
 Kitulgala is one of Sri Lanka’s main rafting locations. Come and experience White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River, covering 4 minor rapids to 5 major rapids.
 

Sri Lanka No Tours for this sectionNo Tours for this sectionkatunayakecapital colombo
 Katunayake, is a suburb of Negombo city in Western Province, Sri Lanka. It is enriched with Bandaranaike International Airport and recently constructed Colombo - Katunayake Express way. To spend enomerous holiday experience; hotels in Katunayake give you the best.
 

Sri Lanka England vs Sri Lanka 7th ODI FINALEngland vs Sri Lanka 7th ODI FINALColombocapital colombo
 England vs Sri Lanka 7th One Day International (FINAL) on 16 December 2014 in Colombo
 

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