Explore the wonder of many centuries saturated within the mighty walls of this historical fort built by the Portuguese, fortified by the Dutch. This historical wonder located at the heart of the Galle town is better explored while indulging in the magnificent Ayurveda Sri Lanka at one of the best known Sri Lanka hotels such as the Heritance Ayurveda Maha Gedara known for the holistic healing and therapeutic treatments offered in calming and serene surroundings. Within these walls is a magnificent lighthouse, an old Dutch Church and ancient Dutch houses which still preserve their age old charm. Take an evening stroll along the ramparts and enjoy a scenic sunset speckled with hues of gold while letting your senses indulge in the salty and calming sea breeze. Replete with several bastions, the remarkably thick walls of the Galle Fort even withstood the devastating Tsunami of 2006 which showcases the real strength of this Fort that had stood majestically, challenging the centuries that had passed.