Galle Day Excursions : Colonial City

Departure Date



2 Nights 3 Days



Maximum Seats


Your south coast adventure begins in Galle and takes you to some of the most popular locations around the historic city. The ancient town of Galle is steeped in history that dates back to when the Portuguese first invaded the island. Following their invasion, they built the Galle Fort to keep other invaders out, however, the fort and the country quickly fell to the hands of the Dutch and later the British who fortified the fort. Stroll through the bricked-ramparts and you’ll find the towering Galle Clock tower and the Galle Lighthouse, both with an interesting story that will excite history buffs. Surrounding this beautiful town are the coastal cities of Unawatuna, Thalpe and Rummasala; the latter is most known for the Peace Pagoda that was built here to promote peace on the island.


Journey Includes

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Tour Overview

Activity 01

Snorkeling, canoeing, motorized & non motorized water sports (Day time)

Just beneath the surface of the water, a vibrant world thrives - explore it through a snorkelling excursion. Travellers can also partake in several watersports here including canoeing.
Activity 02

Cooking demonstrations (11.00 AM)

Before heading back, partake in a cooking demonstration, where you’ll learn the magic of making a traditional Sri Lankan meal. Concoct various spices and flavours to create a mouth-watering delicacy!
Activity 03

Tuk - Tuk Tour In Galle

A fun tuk-tuk tour of the surrounding towns around Galle will be an exciting day adventure; visit the Rummasala temple, swim in the famed Jungle beach or in Unawatuna!
Activity 04

Visit Japanese Peace, Pagoda

The Japanese Peace Pagoda located in Rummasala was built by Japanese monks to encourage peace to the area, especially during the war zones in Sri Lanka. A 20 minute hike will get you to the summit of the Rummasala hill. Once you reach the summit, you’ll be blessed with unhindered views of the Galle fort and its surroundings, making the hike completely worth it!
Activity 05

Walking Tour In Galle Fort (Evening)

Stroll through the ancient ramparts as you discover the secrets of this old fort. Initially built by the Portuguese in 1588, it was later fortified and conquered by the Dutch and later by the British. Protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, there are a number of ancient monuments within the old city of Galle, from the iconic clock tower and lighthouse to the Groote Kerk, Galle library and the Dutch hospital; the latter of which has now been turned into a bustling retail and dining promenade.
Activity 06

Party and Entertainments

End the night by partying on the beach or at a nearby beach bar in Unawatuna. The vibrant nightlife in the area is popular and should not be missed.
Activity 07

Boat Tour Observing Coral Reef (Approx 03 h)

For those who prefer to explore the colourful marine life without getting wet, hop aboard a glass bottom boat ride to observe the coral reefs.
Activity 08

Diving day & night (Depend on client)

Explore the depths of the ocean by diving through the deep blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Be mesmerized by the variety of colourful fish, sea turtles, and other exotic marine life that thrives in the tropical waters.
Activity 09

Day & Night Fishing (Approx 04 / 05 h)

Set sail on a fishing boat, whether at night or during the day and learn the ropes of catching a fish!
Activity 10

Relax on beach, see sunrise and sunset, swimming in the sea

After a day of excitement and adventure, take a couple of hours off and enjoy the beauty of the coast. Relax on the warm golden beach, watch a stunning sunset or go for a swim in the sea.
  • Activity schedule / time can be change due to weather and practical reasons.
  • Accommodation charges has not been included in the package and we would arrange accommodation facilities on your request and additional charges  will be added.
  • Prices for diving and fishing has not been included in the package as it depends on your interest and certificate  level.
  • If you are looking only for selected activities of the package please refer to our Experiential Tours or make an inquiry.
  • Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • This activity is subject to cancellation based on inclement weather. Activity can be rescheduled or the payment could be refunded.
  • Within 24 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: 100% Cancellation Fee.
  • No Shows – 100% Cancellation Fee.

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Tour Name Price Per Adult Price Per Child Available Seats Departure Date Duration
Galle Day Excursions : Colonial City $ 375 $ 375 21 Anytime 2 Nights 3 Days

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