Meet the laid back charm of the colonial era, combined with the vibrancies of a modern city in Colombo. With the Indian Ocean touching its western boundaries, the city has some beautiful beaches that have been luring travelers for centuries. As you move to its mainland, you will come across lush colonial gardens, high rise buildings, mansions, and all other highlights of an urban world. Simultaneously, some contrasting images of street markets and crammed roads will also cross your paths.
One thing is for sure that while here, you will have no dearth of enjoyment. Take a day tour to the city’s gardens, museums, forts and temples and chill out at the high-end bars and casinos as the sun goes down. You can also choose to spend your day at the beaches or shopping for souvenirs at the local markets. If you are visiting Sri Lanka, Colombo is perfect to start as well as conclude your journey.