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...
Hash House Harriers
The Sri Lanka Hash House Harriers get together twice a week for a leisurely jog around the city (and piss-up). Runs are at 5.15pm on...
Pettah Hindu Temples
Known as kovils, Hindu temples are numerous in Colombo, with a particularly high concentration in Pettah. On Sea St, the goldsmiths’...
An upmarket place with a handy location next to the Holiday Inn. Live bands sometimes play here.
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.