Sri Lanka Cricket
Independence Memorial Hall
Really a large memorial building to Sri Lanka’s 1948 independence from Britain, the huge stone edifice is loosely based on Kandy’s...
Kanduboda Siyane Meditation Center
This is a major centre for meditation instruction in the style of the late Mahasi Sayadaw. Accommodation and meals are offered free of...
Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara
It’s believed Buddha visited the site of this temple on his third visit to Sri Lanka. Suitably grand and labyrinthine, it has a dramatic...
This US-based coffee outlet is wildly popular in Colombo and always attracts a young, hip crowd. Light meals are available.
35 Maitland Pl · interesting places nearby
Sri Lanka Cricket information
The top sport in Sri Lanka is, without a doubt, cricket. You can buy tickets for major games from Sri Lanka Cricket, at the office near the oval. Major matches are played at Premadasa Cricket Stadium, northeast of the centre.