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    What to Expect
    Begin your private city tour with a pickup service at your hotel lobby in Colombo approximately at 9:30 a.m. for morning session and at 3:30 p.m.for afternoon session. Your driver-guide leads you to a comfortable and open-roof 3-wheeler where bottled water, umbrella, and rain cover are prepared for you. Then set off through the streets and absorb Sri Lankan culture and history that reflected in its architecture and colonial buildings. First visited place is Gangaramaya Buddhist temple, and move on to Independence memorial hall and Arcade independence square where you can stay refreshed not only with architecture, but also with shopping. When you are ready, your private-guide rides by Art Street and reaches to the Town hall. After that you will be amazed with exquisiteness as shown in god and goddess sculptures in a Hindu temple. Next navigate local markets in Pettah area where is the best place to get one step closer to Colombo's hustle and bustle as local. Afterward explore Dutch hospital shopping precinct, Colombo lighthouse, and Jami-UI-Alfar mosque.Furthermore relax with the Indian Ocean view at Galle Face Green, and experience a variety of Sri Lankan teas before indulge in traditional lunch or dinner. After about 4 hours, finish this tour with a hotel drop-off service.    
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    Departure Point
    From hotel lobby in Colombo
    Departure Time
    • Morning session 9:30 AM
    • Afternoon session 3:30 PM
    Return Details
    Back to hotel lobby in Colombo
    • Private tour
    • Bottled water
    • English-speaking guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Traditional dish for lunch OR dinner
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Entrance fee to Gangaramaya temple
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I have had the most enjoyable and interesting tour of Colombo today with many highlights and unexpected surprises. My driver/guide Dinuka was full of information. He was friendly and very helpful throughout the tour. I would recommend him to anyone young or old.

    2  Thank jennifergray8
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Had a fantastic well guided tour with Colombo Bay Tuk Tuk City Tours - felt very safe with Dinuka and Shan today who were very knowledgeable about each site visited in the city. Both our children (13 and 11 years old) had a great time...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Simon B
    Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

    The best way to explore Columbo is by tuk tuk. It's very comfortable, fast and can cut through the traffics, villages and local market easily. Dinuka is our English spoken guide He is very friendly and helpful to designed our tour program to suite our...More

    2  Thank Explorer257645
    Reviewed 27 July 2019

    We took a cruise ship, and it stopped in Colombo for few hours. So we sent our request to Dinuka asking him about a city tour. From the beginning, we’re worry about how to meet and etc. But in reality, or maybe Dinuka could understand...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    2  Thank 27Roam
    Reviewed 17 July 2019 via mobile

    My wife and myself had a great tuk tuk tour a couple of days ago with Dinuka. We stopped at all the usual spots you'd expect to see around the city and Dinuka was more than happy to make diversions and exclusions to the tour...More

    1  Thank rotter023
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    4 April 2019|
    Response from spathodea |
    It should be fine to book for 2 adults ...just send him a message and I'm sure he can fix it for you ...hes very good that way and very flexible
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