Touch-icon-iphone-76x76

DownloadThrillophiliaApp

Book Tour and Activities on the Go!

X

Best Rentals in Galle

Popular Packages

Package Name Duration Price Rating Details
Rent a Car in Galle - Flat 15% off 12 Hrs ₹ 2330 5.0 star View Details
Galle Day Tour on Scooter - Flat 25% off 8 Hrs ₹ 1900 5.0 star View Details
Self Drive Car Rental in Galle - Flat 18% off 1D ₹ 2170 4.0 star View Details
  • l
    Galle
    h12 Hours

    About the Car Rental in Galle:- Rent a car in Galle and explore every nook and corner of the city comfortably.- The package caters you a car with a driver.- The cars are all fully air-conditioned and victuals to all the needs of a traveler.- Enjoy hassle-free transfers i...

    Excellent 5.0
    37 ratings

    Starting from

    15% OFF

    2330


    2742

  • l
    Galle
    h8 Hours

    Highlights of the Galle Day Tour On Scooter:- Explore the scenic Galle city on a two-wheeler in a full-day or half-day package.- Visit the local tourist attractions and significant buildings during this tour. - You will visit places like the Galle Dutch Fort, National Mu...

    Excellent 5.0
    24 ratings

    Starting from

    25% OFF

    1900


    2534

  • l
    Galle
    d1 Day

    About the Self Drive Car Rental in Galle:- Rent a car in Galle from the list of options like Hatchback, Sedan, Hybrid Hatchback, or an SUV.- With this rental service, you can explore all the corners of Sri Lanka.- Each one of the vehicles will be insured and you will hav...

    Very Good 4.0
    38 ratings

    Starting from

    18% OFF

    2170


    2647

Attractions

Dutch_hospital.jpg

Old Dutch Hospital

This building is one of those areas that have preserved their charm for quite a few centuries now. Constructed during 1681, this building crossed many stages before getting converted into a shopping complex that it is today.

%place_in_between_here%%

Location
: This shopping arcade is located in the Galle Fort area, at Hospital Street.

Highlights
: This is the most ancient building in Colombo Fort and was set up with the main purpose of providing medical assistance to people working for Dutch East India Company. Do not miss to visit Odels, one of the most decent joints selling high-quality souvenirs and clothes. If you are interested in shopping and eating good food, you have to visit this area as it lined with lots of cafés and eating joints.


Timings
: It is open from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM on all days of the week. 

Price
: Entry to this place is not chargeable.
1094345048_1db7fb40b5_o.jpg

Galle Fort/Dutch Fort

Dutch Fort is one of the most extraordinary historical and archeological sites of the world. The fort was first constructed by Portuguese in the late sixteenth century and fortified expansively by the Dutch in the mid-seventeenth century. It is a stunning blend of archeology, architecture, and history in the backdrop of the tropical atmosphere.  Its appeal lies in that it is not just a historical monument. Even today the life is buzzing inside it, with a museum, gorgeous villas, administrative offices, antique shops, cafes, bookstores and lifestyle stores.


Location: Situated in the Southern Sri Lankan Coast in the Bay of Galle just 132 KM from Colombo.

Highlights: A stroll on the streets will let you experience the beautiful architecture of the colonial style buildings that still exudes the warmth and charm. Visit National Maritime Museum, stop by Meera Mosque and enjoy delicacies at Lucky Fort Restaurant and Galle Fort Hotel Restaurant.

Timing: Opened 24 hours a day 

18436933176_1d582f87a4_o.jpg

Dutch Reformed Church

One of the finest and most traditional Tourist attractions in Galle which is worth to visit and admire is the Galle Fort. The Dutch Reformed Church is the ancient building located in the premises of the fort. The building’s date goes back the 18th century during the Dutch period.

A walk through the Fort ground along with the humble caretaker, immersing in his never-ending fancy stories will take you back to the era whence it was built. The Church is also known as Groot Kert.



Highlights: Many tombstones dating back to the 17th can be observed; this church also is a Cruciform with shorter transepts separated by two arches. The floor is marked with gravestones. The beautiful pulpit made from Malaysian wood, calamander is a beautiful sight and near to the pulpit is the memorial of De Ly Family.

Location: Church Street, Galle fort

Timings: 9 am to 5 Pm
8429167343_9b71ba0ffa_o.jpg

Flag Rock

After a tiresome day, if you wish to end it with some peace and watch the sun set on the horizon, hear the seagulls beckoning you and also observe the waves crash the rocks forming a soulful music then Galle Flag Rock Bastion is where you need to go.  The Flag Rock an ex-Portuguese Bastion, situated at the southernmost end of the Galle Fort, today is a popular destination for tourists to witness the sunset. This Rock was a natural defence center during the Dutch period, from where ships were alerted about dangers lurking and also from the unseen rocks underwater by firing Musket shots from the Pigeon Island.



Location: Rampart St. Galle 

Highlights:
Scenic surrounding; to your west, you will be able to locate the lighthouse and the Gunpowder Museum opposite to the Meeran Masjid.

Ask a Question

Traveller Tales From Galle

1485441326_93.png

Devi Mishra

08 July 2019

Best way to explore Galle city. Got the scooter for 8 hours and visited all the main attractions of the city.

0

Dinesh Mukhopadhyay

08 July 2019

Driver was very polite and we explore each and every corner in Galle.

1485441308_178.png

Manoj Acharya

08 July 2019

Best way to explore Galle city. Got the scooter for 8 hours and visited all the main attractions of the city.

1485441312_303.png

Ramesh Gandhi

08 July 2019

Driver was very polite and we explore each and every corner in Galle.

1485441302_199.png

Shashi Naik

08 July 2019

We got Sedan and it was in really good condition, Trust me, this is best if you are going for family trip!

1485441300_206.png

Devani Butt

08 July 2019

We got Sedan and it was in really good condition, Trust me, this is best if you are going for family trip!