Colombo

Colombo is the capital city of Sri Lanka. All the foreign missions are with in the city limit Colombo is the main commercial hub of Sri Lanka. So that it is the preferred location for the operations of both foreign and local banks, insurance companies and global investment and financial service providers. Many leading private hospitals and the government general hospital provide better health service.

The part of the city known as the Fort was built by the Portuguese and it was modified by the Dutch. The British had little use for its fortifications after its total conquest of the island. It is show an important commercial center which many officers, Five Star Hotels, attractive shopping complex.

The Port of Colombo is one of the largest artificial harbors in the Indian Ocean.

Colombo is multi ethnic and multi cultural. Sinhalese, Tamils, Muslims and Catholics live together and follow their own religions without any hindrance.

Many great land marks within its municipality display this colorful history. The pictures give Gangaramaya Temple built on the Dutch Bira Lake; the Sri Kathiresan Hindu Temple that over looks the Colombo Rail way guard, the Dematagaha Mosque, St. Lucia’s Cathedral, Wolrendaal Dutch Refereed Church and the Anglican St. Nicholas Church narrate the history of a city still stands on the cross road of evolving history.

Bandaranaike International Air Port is just one hour drive from Colombo. Dehiwala zoo is just 30 minutes drive. Galle Face is the ideal location is to spend an evening, spending your last day worth shopping and reaching the Air Port and say good bye.

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