Sri Lanka Excursion - Colombo City Shopping Day Tour
Colombo has a number of tourist attractions and places of interest. History of the city, span over few centuries with the colonial invasions and three foreign rulings of the Portuguese the Dutch and lastly the British. The fort area - a actual fort in colonial times, now except for a clock tower and some colonial-era buildings, has little to show for its origins. The area is bustling with people from all parts of the country moving around on their day-to-day activities. Pettah - the busy Bazaar area and Market Place, Gangarama Buddhist Temple, Town Hall and Cinnamon Gardens, Bandaranayake Memorial International Conference Hall, Old parliamentary Complex, the Galle Face greens, Hindu Temples and Independence square are some of the sites to see.
The excursion also gives a chance to explore the shopping opportunities Colombo though not so modernized with a wide range of offerings, is known for good quality products at very attractive pricing. ODEL, Arena, Cotton Collection, Lakmedura, Paradise Road, Barefoot, Lanka Hands are some of the popular to visit