Colombo vacation packages give you many cultural places to experience. Start your tour at the National Museum of Colombo, where you can see artifacts dating back millennia. If contemporary art is more your style, tour local galleries in the city center. Visit the Gangarama Vihara Temple to explore stone carvings and brass Buddhist art. There are numerous churches and temples here to tour, with unique examples of architecture pulling from the different cultures that have occupied the island. Gambling is legal in here, so stay in inexpensive hotels in Colombo to have plenty to spend at the baccarat table. Nature lovers will want to visit Dehiwala Zoological Garden, which has over 30 acres of local flora and fauna.
Celebrating is commonplace in a city of over five million people. There are many festivals to take part in all year. May brings Vesak, Buddhists' biggest festival honoring Buddha's birth, enlightenment, and passing into Nirvana. Streets are adorned in color, and you can enjoy free food from local vendor booths. In August, be sure to check out Colombo rental cars to visit the Kataragama Esala Festival in the south. Over two weeks are spent honoring Shanda, the son of Shiva, on chariots, in water ceremonies, and on a fire walk. In November, you can watch a parade of vintage vehicles, European luxury cars, mounted horses, and festively decorated elephants during the Nalanda Walk, a parade to celebrate the educational endeavors of students.
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Your Colombo break can be as short or as long as you like, but the majority of travelers stay roughly 3 nights. Want to venture off the beaten path and discover some lesser-known attractions? Lock in a few more nights and experience another side of this destination.
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Bundling your hotel, flight and car into a Colombo vacation package is the best way to land the best prices. Plus, having your own rental car gives you total freedom to make your way to all those famous sights you want to explore. Sitting 93 miles away from Colombo, Ancient City of Sigiriya is one attraction that should be on your agenda. Buckle up and make a day trip of it.
It all depends on whether you want to save money or visit Colombo at its most exciting. The quietest time to explore this part of the world is December, November, October. If you want to experience this destination at its busiest, consider August, July, January. Want to save your hard-earned money? The cheapest month is November. February typically has the most expensive prices.
The best airport is Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.). Get your bags, step out of arrivals and you'll find yourself 19 miles from downtown Colombo.
Galle Face Green should be at the top of your travel itinerary. After you've checked off this renowned attraction, amble through the streets of Colombo and discover what makes this exciting destination tick.
You'll often hear tourists raving about Thimbirigasyaya. If you choose to begin your Colombo adventures here, check out the rates at the OZO Colombo Sri Lanka (4.0 stars) and the Jetwing Colombo Seven (5.0 stars). Another superb neighborhood to base yourself in is Colombo 03. Highly rated hotels here include the Taj Samudra (5.0 stars) and the Hilton Colombo (5.0 stars).
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