With many interesting attractions, Galle is a popular tourist destination in Sri Lanka that has a unique vibe of its own. There is a colonial touch, and everything about Galle is so calm too.
Online travel sites such as Truly Sri Lanka suggest that the Galle Fort (Old Dutch Fort) is one of the most amazing places to visit in Sri Lanka. The Portuguese and the Dutch, both have contributed to constructing this fort and today, and it’s now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Galle International Cricket Stadium
Located so close to the Galle Fort, this international cricket stadium is renowned as one of the most picturesque grounds the world has got.
The Light House
This is one of the oldest lighthouses in Sri Lanka, but you will only be able to explore the beauty of it from the outside. This has been built in 1848, and it’s great for photos even today.
Old Dutch Market
Head to the Old Dutch Market in Galle to shop for some fresh fruits, seafood, and vegetables. This is also one of the best places to explore the lifestyles of local communities in this area.