Top Destinations in Sri Lanka
About Colombo
Colombo-the capital of Sri Lanka-is the largest city and main port of Sri Lanka. It is also the commercial and financial center of Sri Lanka. A bustling metropolis, the city is an attractive blend of old and new. It has the lazy charm of the bygone era combined with the verve and vivaciousness of a modern city. Colombo is an ideal location to start the Sri Lanka sojourn. more>>
Colombo: Museums & Attractions
As the capital and main port of Sri Lanka, Colombo is home to many attractions, which include three sets of foreign rulers--the Portuguese, the Dutch, and the British. Start at the famous Buddhist temple, Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara, where it is said that Buddha practiced some 2,000 years ago. Visitors can see the excellent carving of a reclining Buddha. more>>