City by the sea. Interesting blend of the old & new good shopping, even designer labels, handloom and cotton clothing & linen, handmade leather handbags and shoes, gems & jewelers. You may visit kelaniya Temple, Colombo national museum of drive on to Mt. Lavinia, best beach close to Colombo.
Picturesquely located, no doubt the most beautiful city in the island. Regarded as Sri Lankas cultural centre. You may witness the unique Kandyan Dancing; visit the Dalada Maligawa, golden roofed Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Gardens, and shop for gems, jewelers and traditional handicrafts. Visit Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage en route.
The City of Gems Gem pits pits, gem workshops. Visit Bopath ella waterfall, enroute, Enchanting drive through rubber plantations and typical Sri Lankan villages.
Drive along the beautiful southern coastline to Galle. Dutch fortified city, 17c, fortress still burstling with life, shops for exquisite handmade lace, enroute many beach hotels for a break at Kalutara, Beruwala, Bentota, Hikkaduwa, Ambalangoda.