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Colombo Fort, Colombo
(3.3/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Stroll around the old commercial and administrative heart of the city, Colombo Fort. Attractions in the area include the president's house, general post office, Colombo Harbor, and the Dutch hospital complex. Gazing out on the water, you'll see a floating mosque seemingly rising from the sea. The area mainly features old colonial buildings; however, the struggle between new and old reveals itself in the modern buildings slowly making their way among the existing architecture. Add Colombo Fort to your Colombo travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Colombo trip generator.
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  • this is such a nice city. still got a lot of the old collonial charm. if your into architecture there are some really nice building and streets to walk down in this city. lots of hawkers on the street...  more »
  • The overcast weather meant the lake didn't look as spectacular as some photos would suggest. This is also a hugely business-oriented part of the city so there's lots of office workers quickly making t...  more »
  • We went to the fort early morning, not busy walked around the quite streets it was very relaxing some good jewellers, and opportunity for some nice photos of old buildings . If I was buying jewellery ...  more »
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  • The food is good. But super overpriced for an average restaurant. They have some cool cocktails like the Sri Lankan arrack cocktail which comes with passion juice.
  • Every time I visited here I feel like I came to.a new place.. Good food. Not much varieties though. Good thing is the place suites for all kind of ppl. Kids family for a date. Highly recommended
  • Nice place for outing. Live bank in other side.
  • Nice location, good food and service
  • The food is really good. But overpriced and they have unbelievable service charge.