Sir Baron Jayatilaka Mawatha has the grandly restored Lloyd’s Buildings. Several other imposing colonial piles on the street are also...
Old Galle Buck Lighthouse
It was built in 1954 and is surrounded by old cannons. Climb up onto the large central terrace for views of the ocean and the rapidly...
Somewhat cramped, this club draws a mixed crowd of locals, sailors and lost visitors who take to the dance floor to thump the night away...
Overlooking the city harbour from the 4th floor of Grand Oriental Hotel, this blandly decorated hotel dining room is worth visiting for...
Marine Dr · interesting places nearby
Sambodhi Chaitiya information
Just north of the lighthouse, you won't be able to miss this bombastic white dagoba (stupa) perched about 20m off the ground on huge, incongruous curving concrete 'legs' so that sailors could see it from offshore.