By Western standards the conditions for the inhabitants of this are pretty dismal. Having said that, the place has steadily improved...
Traditional Puppet Art Museum
Puppet shows were long a part of traditional entertainment in Sri Lankan villages. Performing troupes would stage shows with intricate...
Locals and tourists alike neck Lion Lager at this casual little bar that’s not far from the beach. Look for the big lions at the gate.
The setting at this beachside restaurant is romantic and you’ll often get live music in the evenings. It specialises in Western-style...
Mt Lavinia beach · interesting places nearby
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With candlelit tables right on the sandy beach, this seafood pub is a hidden treat. In the heat of the day you can retreat under the grove of palm trees; at night let the sky open overhead and the starlight rain down. Weekend dance parties are sometimes held here. To find it, walk south alongside the tracks from Mt Lavinia train station – about 100m.