Galle is one of the major cities in Sri Lanka. It’s approximately 120km away from Colombo. The Portuguese arrived to Galle in the 16th century, followed by the Dutch arrived in the 18th century. There are some Portuguese architectural styles and traditions that arestill present. Also the Dutch Fort and Dutch church are clear remnants of the colonial period. Especially the Galle Fort was a very famous place during these times.
Galle city surrounding with lots of attractions as the Galle Fort, shopping experiences, Galle Light House, National Maritime Museum and various churches and temples would make you extend your stay. The exuberance of the city is unlike any other. Not to mention about the aristocratic dwelling and fine dining, best spas with Ayurvedic facilities and other comforting services come in handy during your stay at Galle. The Southern city of Galle is one place where you can wander the atmosphere meandering down the streets and explore the nature at its best.
Galle is surrounded with beautiful beaches (Unawatuna, Koggala and Weligama).Read More