Best things to do in Western Province and sightseeing in Western Province
Colombo - Western Province
The capital city has much to offer with its fascinating nightlife, starred restaurants and a thriving art scene. Colombo is a fine introduction to the diversity of Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka’s Capital Colombo, A Port City, with a rich Colonial Heritage of The Portuguese, Dutch and British which is reflected in its spicy cuisine as well as its architecture, mixing colonial buildings with high-rises and shopping malls.Colombo is the Largest city and commercial capital of Sri Lanka. Galle Face Green is a ribbon of green space located in the heart of the city along the Indian Ocean coast, and is a popular destination for tourists and residents. Gangaramaya Temple is one of the most important temples in Colombo. The temple's architecture demonstrates an eclectic mix of Sri Lankan, Thai, Indian, and Chinese architecture. The Old Colombo Dutch Hospital (known as The Dutch Hospital ) is considered to be the oldest building in the Colombo Fort area dating back to the Dutch colonial era in Sri Lanka. It is now a heritage building and a shopping and dining precinct. Independence Memorial Hall is a national monument in Sri Lanka built for commemoration of the independence of Sri Lanka from the British rule with the establishment of Dominion of Ceylon on February 4, 1948. It is located at the Independence Square in the Cinnamon Gardens, Colombo. Another attraction is Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH), A gift from the People’s Republic of China in memory of the Prime Minister of Ceylon from 1956 – 1959, Sir Solomon Ridgeway Dias Bandaranaike, the construction was carried out as a joint venture from both countries. Old Parliament Building, Located in Colombo Fort, facing the sea, the Old Parliament Building is a Neo-Baroque style edifice that was built during the British Colonial Era. Known as the 'The Garden City of the East', its no longer just the sprawling city you have to endure on your way to the southern beaches, it has become a worthy destination in its own right.
The capital of Sri Lanka & where we had a wonderful stay at Hotel Cinnamon Red.
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