The Galle Face is a promenade which stretches for a half kilometer along the coast in the heart of the financial and business district of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
A beautiful stretch of open space sandwiched between the bustling Galle road and the Indian Ocean, Galle Face Green is one of the most popular picnic attractions in Colombo. The place received considerable footfall, especially on weekends when there are countless vendors around, tempting the little…
Visit Galle Face at around 7pm to get a glimpse of Sri Lankan local food and enjoy the food while having a sea breeze.
A 10 minute bus or Tuk ride from our property. Enjoy a stroll.. and the sea breeze. Colombo's latest addition to its skyline... 1 Galle Face Mall has just opened. Consider walking back to the property... A pleasant walk late evening. Could take about 45 minutes.
“The Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara or Kelaniya Temple is a Buddhist temple in Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, seven miles from Colombo. The Chief Incumbent (Chief Priest) is Venerable Professor Kollupitiye Mahinda Sangharakkhitha Thera. The temple has often been associated with the rise and fall of Ceylon / Sri Lanka, with the popular saying that as the Kelaniya temple rose, Sri Lanka rose and as it fell, the country and its administration fell. It has thus had a deep association with the political powers of the country. ”
“phones, Phone SIMS, stationary, tea, essentials , clothes, shoes, jewellery, sports, games, gifts”
“Established during 1877, this is the biggest museum in the island nation and is undoubtedly the pride of Sri Lanka. The place houses some of the best and personalised collections of the ancient Kandyan dynasty rulers. Carrying striking reflections of the Italian style of architecture, the museum houses countless artefacts dating back several centuries, portraying the cultural and natural nuances of the country. Check out the magnificent throne of the last king of Kandi, along with the royal throne of King Wimaladharmasuriya II and pair of Bodhisattva sandals dating back to the 9th century! If you’re a history fanatic or simply curious about the culture of Sri Lanka, a visit to the National Museum of Colombo has ample treats to tickle your fancy.”
“Their new wing has some very nice stores like Avirate and Uptown Kandy. Branded stores like Nike and Coffee Shops like Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf as well as fast food restaurants like Burger King are also located here. Their food court is also one of the better food courts with a good selection of food at reasonable prices. ”