1. Pick up
Your guide will meet you at your hotel lobby at 6.30 am or 4.00 pm, depending on the time you have chosen during booking. You can also select the jeep of your preference during booking. Choose from: 1948 Land Rover Series 1 Jeep, 1942 World War 2 jeep and 1945 Vietnam War Jeep
2. During The Tour
Travel the streets of Colombo and enjoy the panoramic views of the city and it’s attractions. Your first stop will be the Aththidiya bird sanctuary which is teeming with biodiversity and many migrating birds, butterflies and other species of lizards. Here you can also drive the jeep if you wish to. Drive back to Colombo to visit the Galle face green and Galle face hotel. Then we will proceed to the Dutch hospital which was formerly used as a hospital, police station and apothecary that has been refurbished as a modern shopping and dining locale. We will also visit the old parliament, the old and new Colombo lighthouse and the Grand Oriental Hotel before heading to the Colombo Harbor. Then, we will proceed to the Slave island area and visit the Gangarama Seema Malakaya, a Buddhist temple mostly used for meditation that is beautifully decorated with intricate carvings and paintings. Our next stop will be the War memorial and the Public Library which are situated near to each other. Admire the verdant Viharamahadevi park and the colonial exterior of the National Museum. Awe at the stunning architecture of Nelum Pokuna before heading to the Independence Arcade Square and the racecourse shopping Area. Finish off the tour with a visit to BMICH and the replica of Aukana Buddha statue.
3. Drop Off
You will be dropped back at your hotel after a 3.5 hour tour of the city. If you chose a morning tour it will conclude at 10.00 am and evening tours at 7.30 pm.