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The Lighthouse, Colombo

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  • This is an interesting place to visit if only to see the old and new columbo. This is not an active lighthouse but it illustrates the old colonial nature of sri lanka whilst sitting amongst the buildi...  more »
  • The lighthouse itself does not allow entry but is on an elevated area which gives views of the sea and is useful to take some pictures.  more »
  • The lighthouse doesn't offer much beyond a view of the construction along the ocean. The steps along the road side provide the best view but the whole sight lacks cultural flair and no intricate carvi...  more »