If you are planning to go to Colombo in Sri Lanka any time soon, you should definitely book car hire Colombo for yourself now. Car hire Colombo airport will get you from the airport to the heart of the city in no time at all. With only 35 kilometers as a distance from the city to the airport, it would only take a 30 minutes drive to get you there.
Colombo is Sri Lanka’s largest city and also its capital in commerce. The city is located on the coast on the west side of the island and is just beside the island’s capital -- Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte. The city is a busy one with a great population of 647,100 people, with a majority of its people working in head offices of Sri Lankan corporations. Industries here are chemicals, cement, textiles, jewelry, glass and more. You will surely find this coastal city a beautiful yet sophisticated one.
Colombo is a city where you will find a great balance in tradition and transformation. Its landscape and cityscape is ever changing and you will find a blend of past and future in its design. The city is famous for the Galle Face Green, the Viharamahadevi Park and also the National Museum. These are not only the city’s landmarks but also its symbols. Rent a car in Colombo airport to get to them.
The Galle Face Green is actually a promenade stretching half a kilometer by Colombo’s coastline. Laid out by the Britons back in the 1859, it was also used as a golf course and horse racing track. The area extended over a larger area than it is today back then, and was known as Colpitty Race Course. You should come see this historical race course and the largest open area of the city.
After visiting the promenade, do pay the Viharamahadevi Park a visit where you can enjoy its serenity. The park has a huge Buddha statue and a number of fountains scattered around the park. It is a very good place to take a morning or evening stroll and relax. There is also a children’s play area and a mini zoo if you are visiting with a family. The National Museum is just next to it so you can easily make it your next destination for the day.
Colombo airport rental cars is the way you should travel and make your trip a most enjoyable one. Book now with us on this website for the best deals.
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