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Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday

Galle Face Green is the best place to enjoy you evening in Colombo. You can fly kites, eat street food and watch sunset. The huge open ground is filled with people every evening. A must visit place in Colombo city

Thank mgprabhu
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's called pearl of Colombo .Everyday the place was covered with lots of people. Every morning I used to go for walk.

Thank Far_Zaw_Nah
Reviewed yesterday

This is refreshing place amidst the busy city of Colombo. We visited this place around afternoon. I would suggest best time to visit Galle face green is morning or evening. This place gives positive vibes of city of Colombo. It has Beautiful view of Taj...More

Thank Rushita2018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On my way to an evening of socializing I spent yday a little bit of quality time enjoying the beauty and wonder of nature yday. The Galle face green was kept clean and there were plenty of street stalls and hawkers selling tasty street food....More

Thank IshanSenaweera
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great large open area. Food stalls and community all gathering at night to see sunset. Fly kites or eat local food.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Game face green has a long history. At one time it had been cricket grounds for Colombo. Now it is a place where people come for a relaxing time. It usually is to crowded for my liking but the v green is inviting despite all...More

Thank Noel S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting part of the culture, it is a popular place with locals and visitors alike. It has a great history.

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Galle face Green is a leisure place at hart of Colombo city in Sri Lanka, you can walk with sea breeze and can enjoy having some street food as well, more crowned in weekends.

Thank KalpanaY8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t take pictures or pay to interact with monkeys. Saw a guy where you turn at the south end of the path mistreating the monkey - so much that the monkey was making loud noises :( Sadly no one who was around seemed to care....More

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was windy. So the kites were out in force which is delightful. Watch out for the hawkers and those who simply want to pinch your money. Otherwise worth the walk to take in the Sri Lankan’s relaxing.

Thank Ashton R
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ruey_peng
27 July 2018|
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Response from Roddrick E | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. We went during the weekday and many were still open.
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NatashaA1047
14 November 2017|
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Response from Ibrahim913 | Reviewed this property |
A small pier stretching into the waters
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neilhiggins69
5 January 2016|
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Response from Sanjay F | Reviewed this property |
People do visit daily and its not closed at any time of the day. It tends to be more crowded during the evening to see the sunset. Finding parking maybe an issue.
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