Colombo City

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Colombo City

Colombo is the commercial and business center of Sri Lanka located on west cost. The city blends together with old colonial type building, high-rise commercial buildings and hotels. It is filled with shopping malls, airline offices bazaars and interesting tourist attractions.

Climate – 27 TO 35 DEGREES

Only major change in the weather of Colombo is during the inter monsoon season which is from May to August and October to January. During this time heavy rain fall can be expected.

Transportation

City public transportation consists of mainly from buses and trains. But if you want to get around quickly try auto rickshaws ( “three wheelers”) and private cabs.

The National Museum of Colombo

The National Museum of Colombo was established in 1877 by the British Governor Sir William Gregory which is the largest Museum in Sri Lanka. It has a good collection of historical work. The Museum is open from 09 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday.

The National Museum of Colombo

Galle Face Green

South of Colombo along Coastal line of Galle road is the Gall face Green. Along with the a greenish seafront you can enjoy the evening breeze and view the sun set. It’s a crowded place on Fridays and Saturday evenings. Adjacent to the Galle face green is the popular colonial styled Galle Face hotel.

Galle Face Green

Kelaniya Temple of Sri Lanka

Kelaniya is a famous Buddhist temple located about 8 km away from Colombo which is sited on the Kelani River. It is believe that the Buddha visited Kelaniya in order to quell a quarrel between two Nāga leaders. The temple has become famous because of the beautiful paintings and sculpture.

Kelaniya Temple of Sri Lanka

Dehiwala Zoo

Dehiwala zoological garden is located in a beautiful landscape covering an area of 11 acres. This was first started by a German business family during the year of 1926. In the year of 1930 this was acquired by the Sri Lankan government and further improved.Dehiwala Zoo is home for many different animals such as many mammal species, birds, reptiles and fish species. Many endangered species can be seen here as well. The most attractive event of this place is the evening elephant show, starting at about 5.15 pm.

Dehiwala Zoo

BereLake

Bere Lake is located in the middle of Colombo. The island in the middle of the lake and the surrounding tree line make it a beautiful place. This lake was built by Portugues. Portuguese used theses water ways as their transportation needs.The water level of the lake is 1 meter high from the ocean. There are many wetland birds can be seen in this lake.

BereLake

Shopping in Colombo

There are wide varieties of shopping complexes within the Colombo. Most of the shopping malls are fully Wi-Fienabled. If you are looking goods for less prices Pettah bazaar is  the ideal location. You can buy almost anything you want but this is always busy and crowded. If you move along the Gall road you can find shopping malls like Majestic City, Liberty Plaza and Crescat which are very popular among locals as well. You can buy garments, handicrafts, books, leather goods and many more. Prices are very competitive. ODEL and Arina are another shopping malls which are very popular among tourists. The shops in Main Street of Pettah mostly sell readymade garments.

Shopping in Colombo

Colombo is the commercial and business center of Sri Lanka located on west cost. The city blends together with old colonial type building, high-rise commercial buildings and hotels. It is filled with shopping malls, airline offices bazaars and interesting tourist attractions.

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Travel agent and Tour Operator
Marine City Business Complex, No. 46, 1/8, First Floor, Station Road, Dehiwala, Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 112 721519, +94 777 751 788
Email : susan@serenevacation.com / http://www.serenevacation.com / http://www.srilankahotelsonline.com

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SERENE SERVICE APARTMENT, Dehiwala, Sri Lanka

Serene Service Apartment is located in Dehiwala, The west coast of Sri Lanka in the city of Colombo.1 hour drive from the International Airport.This state-of-the-art Apartment complex is elegantly equipped with modern furniture and it offers the most panoramic view of the Indian Ocean.

One of the loveliest sights here is watching the sun slip into the ocean.

Apartment Facilities

  • Three (03) bedroom apartment
  • Fully furnished
  • Refrigerator
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Telephone with IDD facility
  • Satellite TV with international and Sri Lankan channels
  • Electronic safety Deposit Box
  • Private balcony with splendid sea views
  • Tea and coffee making facility
  • Dining area that will seat six people
  • Fully equipped pantry with all necessary amenities
  • Servants’ quarters with separate access/entrance

Common Facilities

  • Elevators serving all floors
  • Centrally air-conditioned shopping complex
  • Roof-top Gymnasium
  • Roof-top Swimming pool
  • Allotted parking for each apartment
  • Fire protection
  • Beauty Salon
  • Super Market
  • Laundry service
  • Coffee Shop

15 45 86  2 IMG_5405  Merine City Main ViewSerene Apartment
Marine City Business Complex, No. 46, 1/8 ,10th Floor, Station Road, Dehiwala, Sri Lanka.
Contact Number :-  +94112721519. (Office) Hotline Number :-  +94777751788 /  +94773507005
Website:- http://www.sereneapartment.com
Email :serenev@sltnet.lk or susan@serenevacation.com