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Colombo by Tuk Tuk

Explore the streets of Colombo in a tuk tuk

Get acquainted with the rich historical and cultural heritage of Colombo, Sri Lanka's commercial capital and largest city. See landmarks like Colombo Fort, Pettah Bazaar and the Red Mosque by tuk tuk.

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  • Colombo by Tuk Tuk
  • Colombo by Tuk Tuk
  • Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple
  • Captain’s Garden Hindu Temple
  • Colombo by Tuk Tuk
  • Independence Memorial Hall, Colombo
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
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Child (Age 6-11)
USD 55.00
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Infant (Age 0-5)
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
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Infant (Age 0-5)
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  • Duration: 4.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Bottled water / General admission (all attractions included) / English-speaking guide / Transportation by tuk tuk / King Coconut tasting
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  • 08:15 Meet Your Guide at Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct Entrance
  • 08:30 Central Business District Tour
    Colombo by Tuk Tuk The half-day adventure starts with a short walking tour around the heart of Colombo's CBD, featuring its historic colonial buildings. Learn about the story behind each structure from your local guide before boarding a tuk tuk.
  • Tuk Tuk Ride
    Colombo by Tuk Tuk Upon boarding the tuk tuk, embark on a journey throughout the city and stop at various iconic places including Colombo Harbour, the President's House, Fort Clock Tower, Colombo Lighthouse, Chatham Street and the busy streets of Pettah where you will see the Red Mosque.
  • Pettah District
    Pettah District Discover the city's cultural diversity as you navigate through the vibrant streets of one of Colombo's most popular districts. Enjoy the district's unique vibe as sample street food, navigate through market stalls, visit the Red Mosque and much more.
  • Wolvendaal Church and Captain’s Garden Hindu Temple
    Captain’s Garden Hindu Temple See the oldest Dutch reformed church in Sri Lanka, Wolvendaal Church, which played a significant role in the island nation's history. Then, continue to the Captain’s Garden Hindu Temple, also known as the Sri Kaileshwarm Kovil, the main place of worship for Hindus in Colombo.
  • Independence Square and Gangaramaya Temple
    Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple Ride the tuk tuk again to visit Independence Square where Sri Lanka claimed their independence from the British in 1948. Finally, stop at the majestic Gangaramaya Temple which heavily contributes to Buddhist education in the city.
  • 12:30 Tour Ends at the World Trade Center
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Please follow the conservative dress standards by wearing modest clothing covering from shoulders to knees. Loose, lightweight and long clothing are recommended and will also keep you cool in the hot climate. Local authorities may refuse entry to tourists who do not follow the dress standards.
    • Copy of child's passport for age verification
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Proof of age for children must be presented on the day of the tour. Participants may be required to pay the difference between child and infant rates by failing to provide proof of age for participating children.
Additional Note(s)
    • To guarantee a small-group experience, this tour operates with a maximum of 8 participants.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 8.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 08:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 55.00
From USD 55.00

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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(1 review)
Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 4.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: CityDiscovery
Highly recommended fantastic overview of Colombo! Not just the main sights but also some local areas and with a wonderful guide full of knowledge of the history and culture of Colombo and Sri Lanka.
USD 55.00 ~
USD 55.00 ~
5.00 / 5
Colombo City Highlights Half Day Tour by Tuk Tuk