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Independence Avenue, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was very pleasant and drizzling day when I visited this place. Its a very peaceful and clean place, A place in the lap of nature kind of. It also has very good shopping complex. I would suggest to visit this place and spend some...More

Thank vivek s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a clean place to jog or to have a nice chat with a friend.This place have ample parking so no need to worry about that as well also you dont need to pay for that.I have been to this place often because this place...More

Thank Haritha G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit this place often for a jog. It is a very relaxing atmosphere. Lots of shady pathways. Very breezy and chilled out. Plenty of parking.

Thank ShavindraS2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It would be easy to say that there are many other things to see and do in Colombo. This place is a 10 minute job if not entirely missable. Could be an ideal place to meet at the start of a tour but just to...More

Thank squeezweasel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place, and as described above, it was clean, simple, elegant yet thought provoking. Take some time and sit here to enjoy the natural breeze and the buddha paintings on the roof.

Thank Abhinav K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice, serene and peaceful. A perfect place to relax in the city! Don't miss this place if you are in Colombo.

Thank giji365
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Old architecture which coveted into shopping space. Better to visit in Morning or night as crowded otherwise

Thank 260rjp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is very best place to free your mind in Colombo area. It is very suitable place for waking. And it's So beautiful and well maintained.

Thank Srinal W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice square surround by old dutch buildings. Great for evening or morning walk. All buildings converted into shops now.

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been walking at I dependence square now for a couple of weeks, and it’s a beautiful park and walking and biking trail. There’s lots of people walking in the evening and places to grab a bottle of water close by. It seems safe for...More

Thank Violet P
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Vera Z
18 April 2018|
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Response from KPNAGARAJA | Reviewed this property |
August Will be Nice weather . Intermittent Rains and very Pleasant weather
25 February 2017|
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Response from svperera | Reviewed this property |
There is no known market as such held at the independence square but close to it at the old race course grounds there is the 'good market' held every Saturday from about 09-17hrs.
3 October 2015|
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Response from Ratna K | Reviewed this property |
You are talking about Colombo Municipal Council building known as (CMC).This is still still functioning office.