Day 5: Bentota – Colombo
After enjoying sumptuous breakfast, start your journey towards Colombo. Colombo is the largest city and commercial capital of Sri Lanka. Located on the west coast, it is a busy and vibrant city with a mixture of modern and colonial impressions. Colombo has varying architecture that span centuries and depict various styles. Many colonial buildings influenced by the Portuguese, Dutch and British exist alongside structures built in Buddhist, Hindu, Islamic, Indian and contemporary architectural styles. In no other place is this more evident than the Fort area in the heart of the city. Colombo also boasts of many shopping malls and department stores that offer branded clothing at highly discounted prices. Therefore, it has become an important shopping destination among tourists.
While on your city tour in Colombo, you may visit famous places including Galle Face Green, the Viharamahadevi Park, Twin World Trade Center Towers, Old Parliament Building, Fort district, Independence Hall at Independence Square. For shopping, you may visit Odel, House of Fashion, Beverly Street, Majestic City, Noritake, etc. Dinner & overnight stay in Colombo