Galle Fort & Jungle Beach Day Trip From Colombo

Day Trips & Excursions in Uppuveli

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This private day trip to Galle is perfect for those staying in the Colombo areas. Visit the city's most famous monuments attractions. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included,
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: OTN World, Colombo, Western ProvinceWhen you travel as a OTN World client, you can rest assured knowing that we will strive to take care of any problem you may encounter. With emergency support available 24 hours a day, help is just a phone call away. We are committed to resolving any emergency that may arise and will do our utmost to satisfy immediate needs.Stop At: Jungle Beach, Unawatuna, Galle District, Southern ProvinceSmall, sandy cove with verdant surrounds offering calm water for swimming & a basic bar/restaurant.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceOld Town of Galle, Sri Lanka. ... Galle was built as a fortified coastal city with large walls along the seashore. It was designed with a European way of thinking – that attacks from colonial competitors could come from the sea as well as the land.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sea Turtle Farm, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceWelcome to Sea Turtle Hatchery - Mahamodara. We rescue turtles who are in danger of loosing their lives to the fishing industry whether they are caught in nets or hunted for meat. We currently have 40 turtles, including 4 types of turtle. All are welcome to come and visit to see and learn about Tara turtles here in Sri Lanka.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Galle Fort, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceThe history of Galle extends thousands of years to biblical times. In more recent times it was a prize to be possessed for western traders in search of wealth and glory. Its beautifully preserved colonial Dutch fort with its quaint city with cobblestone streets within is a place time forgot. Close by are magnificent beaches, rainforests and other attractions. It is definitely a fascinating place to visit.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Galle Fort Lighthouse, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceGalle Lighthouse is an onshore Lighthouse in Galle, Sri Lanka and is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports AuthorityDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceThe Old Dutch Hospital, Galle is one of the oldest buildings in the Galle Fort area dating back to the Dutch colonial era in Sri Lanka. The heritage building has now been developed into a shopping and dining precinct.Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Colombo City Center)
  • English Speaking Driver
  • Transport by air-conditioned car or van

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Sea Turtle Farm