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Stop At: Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple, 61 Sri Jinaratana Road, Colombo Sri Lanka
The exciting day starts with pick up from your hotel by a representative of Sanota Walkers. Then you will be whisked to visit one of Sri Lanka's highly venerated temples called Gangarama Temple which is located on the famous and picturesque Beira Lake in the middle of the city of Colombo. The Gangarama Temple was established about one hundred and twenty (120) years ago and is one of the most important Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka. Originally built to be a small hermitage on a piece of marshy land in the 19th BCE, the temple has grown to include several imposing buildings and become an internationally known place of worship, a centre for learning, as well as an assembly hall for monks while also hosting a museum, a library and a Relic chamber among others.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Seema Malakaya Temple, Sir James Pieris Mawatha, Colombo Sri Lanka
Seema Malaka is a Buddhist temple in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The temple is mainly used for meditation and rest, rather than for worship. Situated in the Beira Lake, the temple was originally constructed in the late 19th century.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Galle Face Green, Galle Road, Colombo Sri Lanka
Once you have had your senses excited with the old and the new at Fort & Pettah, it is now time to visit the world famous Galle Face Greenand relax in the soothing sound of waves lapping at the shores. Overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean, adjoining the beautiful Galle Face beach and the famous colonial styled Galle Face Hotel (which is known as Asia's Emerald on the Green since 1864) is an elegant promenade lined with swaying palm trees and frequently visited by both locals and visitors alike called the Galle Face Green.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Independence Square, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7 Sri Lanka
Now let us head on to a very special place called theIndependence Squarelocated just a few minutes away from the Old Parliament building. This building was built to commemorate Sri Lanka’s independence from colonial rule and is situated at the same location where a special podium was constructed in 1948 to mark the ceremony of Sri Lanka’s start of self-rule and new parliament. The Independence Square building also houses a museum displaying a history of all the individuals who struggled and fought for Sri Lanka’s independence.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara, Colombo Sri Lanka
The Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara or Kelaniya Temple is a Buddhist temple in Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, seven miles from Colombo. The Chief Incumbent is Venerable Professor Kollupitiye Mahinda Sangharakkhitha Thera.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Sanota Walkers, Colombo Sri Lanka
Drop your Hotel or Airport or Port
Departure Time: 9:00 AM
Departure Point: Traveler pickup is offered
Meet your cruising excursions representative who will be holding a small sign board of your name near the Gangway. Please do not move out of the meeting area after the Gangway. do not take the shuttle bus and go out of the port promises.
- Colombo Port
Tour option details are as follows:
Option Departure Time: 9:00 AM
- Hotel or port pickup and drop-off in Colombo
- Local taxes
- Entry/Admission - Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
- Entry/Admission - Seema Malakaya Temple
- Entry/Admission - Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Negombo or any other area pickups (required, extra charges)
Change & Refund Policies
- Free cancellation at or before 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use
- Cancellations made after 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use will incur a cancellation fee of 100%
- Partial cancellation of this booking is not permitted
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- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Adult: Age 12 to 80
Child: Age 6 to 11
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Minimum age is 6 years
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
Dress code is formal
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers