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"Private Tour of Pinnawala
"Private Tour of Pinnawala Kandy and Peradeniya ""You will be picked up form Colombo city or the Colombo International Airport (CMB) or your hotel in Negombo Kochchikada or Waikkal and then proceed to Kandy. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage where elephants are well taken care of and being bathed and bottle fed. Later go to a Kandy; Kandy is the cultural symbol of Sri Lanka and you will visi Kandy Lake and Kandy market for handy-craft shopping. When it's lunch time feel free to ask your driver for some recommendations for local restaurants. After lunch visit the Gem Museums and see a cultural show that includes an exciting live fire walking performance. Also stop by the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens that is re including of orchids
From $120.00
 
Kandy Day Tour with Visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
"We will pick you up at 8:00 am and start heading towards Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. It was funded in 1975 by the Department of Wild Life Conservation on a 25-acre coconut plantation on the Maha Oya River. The orphanage was established to feed nurse and house young elephants found abandoned by their mothers. The best time to visit is the feeding time and the bathing time when all the elephants are taken to the river close by. On the way you can see the spice garden followed by Kandy Ro 147 acres in extent with more than 4000 species of rare and endemic trees and plants as well as flora from the tropical world. You do not want to miss the Orchid House that has more than 300 varieties of exquisite orchid from the rare indigenous Foxtail and Vesak orchids. You can also see g spice garden double coconut palms cacti
From $30.00
 
Private Day Trip to Kandy from Colombo
"For this tour you will be picked up from your hotel in Colombo or Negombo at 7am and visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage a nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants located in the Pinnawala village. At 3pm you will proceed to Kandy and on your way will visit the Spice Garden. Upon arrival to Kandy you will have some time for shopping during a city tour and will also get a chance to watch a cultural show starting at 4:30pm. At 6pm
From EUR113.00

Most Viewed Nightlife in Sri Lanka

zaza bar casa colombo

Casa Colombo is a really nice little hotel, very trendy.they just opened their bar ZAZA.the prices are reasonable, the cocktails are good, there is a long wine list (although not the best)and the...
aldav
Jun 24, 2012

Clancey's

Clancey's is a great pub to hang out, with live music 7 days a week from 8pm till 2 am! A must check out the next time you visit Sri Lanka, and is conveniently located in the heart of Colombo! The...
ishar
Apr 04, 2011

Margherita Blue

Being a Canadian living in Colombo for the past 5 years, I've come to know of LOTS of GREAT NIGHTLIFE in Colombo, you just have to find it! Starting with MARGHERITA BLUE NIGHTCLUB at the Galadari...
SamSriLanka
Sep 28, 2010

The Bavarian

Nightlife in SL sucks everywhere...In colombo if u go to any pubs all u'll find is prostitutes...But there is this German pub which is bang opposite to Galle Face Hotel...the ambience is pretty...
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RocknRolla
Feb 09, 2010

Rhythm and Blue

Rhythm and Blue (R&B) has been a local night club lasting over 10 years IN Colombo. its close to all city hotels and caters mostly alternative rock or oldies at most. with a dance floor and...
sahanj
Dec 16, 2009

Off Sales

What bars there are outside the tourist resorts tend to be exclusively male affairs and can be a little grim, however most villages will have a ‘wine store’ or ‘beer shop’ selling local and...
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Maxus
Jan 24, 2009
 
 
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Beach Bars

Your hotel management understandably want your cash in their tills so will not encourage you to go out of an evening but there is not a lot to keep you in the hotel except overpriced drinks and the...
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Maxus
Jan 22, 2009

Watch what you smoke

Lots of dope or 'Ganga' is smoked around the tourist resorts, the beach boys will offer you it and it is smoked fairly openly in some of the more secluded bars. Penalties for possession and...
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Maxus
Jan 22, 2009

House Party

A Sri Lankan night can be a magical experience but if you want western style nightlife you are probably in the wrong country. In Colombo there are casinos and clubs, which tend to cater for the more...
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Maxus
Jan 22, 2009

h20.club nuovo(earlier known as Onyx) at taj

I agree that there is NO nightlife outside Colombo in Sri Lanka but in Colombo nightlife sure exists!!You can find a huge number of srilankans clubbing and partying at happening clubs like H20,...
sher656
Dec 25, 2007

casinos

the only nightlife in colombo are the casinos.the casinos are well run and safe they have poker,blackjack,ect.All three casinos are run by the same company. There is a free shuttle bus from one casino...
fitzdubai
May 08, 2007

Bars, Karaoke bars, Night Clubs

Colombo doesn’t really have any nightlife (that is happening.) For single males there are the usual "male orientated nightlife activities" that is common in Asia (hostess bars and worse) but for...
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richardlevett
Mar 22, 2007

Confifi Beach Hotel

As you can see, there are snakes being charmed out of baskets. I assume they have had their venom taken out or are drugged. I have recently been informed by a VTer who is a friend of the snake...
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freya_heaven
Aug 19, 2005

everywhere

Coconut Arak is the local alcoholic drink of Sri Lanka. You can drink it straight or have it in cocktails. In Kandy, i had a nice cocktail with coconut arak, pasionfruit juice, and soda water. Quite...
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trisanna
May 09, 2005

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Day Trip

As Treshi described, Apegama seems most interesting (better to start your trip than the old smelly zoo with its sad animals) Apparently the website is not apegama.lk but .com now. And it seems the...
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Temple of the tooth

The museum of the Temple is located on the second and third floors of the New Palace. Rare manuscripts, statues, murals and carvings and other similar artefacts are housed here. When you leave the...
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Sandagiri Ayurveda Centre

Took a 3 hours therapy session for five days continuously. And the feeling is great. Our package included (1) A full body massage (2) Shirodhara (3) Herbal...
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Fishing Village

Negombo is known as a fishing village and now also as a seaside resort with beautiful beaches and hotels. The fishermen are still an important population group in Negombo and this is worth a...
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Fort Frederick

WE got a tuktuk to see the Koneswaram Temple and the tuk tuk driver said he could take us to some interesting places in the Fort. The view from the Temple is amazing, and the area around the Fort is...
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Walking

Galle was founded by the Dutch 1636, today streets with cobblestones, colonial houses with wooden decorations, antique shops, small jeweler shops and cozy cafes, churches. The place is small enough to...
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