3. Learn More About History and Culture of Sri Lanka At The National Museum
Established on 1 January 1877, to the National Museum in Colombo is the largest of all museums in Sri Lanka. The museum has an exclusive collection of Sri Lankan arts and crafts, carvings, masks, swords, guns and the sparkling crown, throne and footstool of the last kings of Kandy. The view of the stunning white museum building alone makes it a must-visit place. Thus, a visit to this museum has to be one of the top things to do in Colombo.
4. Get Acquainted with Sri Lanka’s Animals at Dehiwala Zoo
While in Sri Lanka, you should not miss out going on a wildlife safari in one or more national parks in Sri Lanka. As Colombo is normally the starting point of Sri Lanka trip for foreign tourists, getting acquainted with Sri Lanka’s animals at Dehiwala Zoo in Colombo is a good idea. A visit to this zoo will enable you to know the range of wild animals and birds found the Sri Lanka.