Situated in the southwest of Sri Lanka, right on the coast, the city of Galle is the go to destination for many travellers on this marvellous island. With its beautiful collection of Dutch colonial buildings and rocky coastline, Galle exudes charm and sophistication as well as a unique cultural identity, shaped by centuries of different influences. The main fort area is the centrepiece of this city and has a number of quaint boutiques and cafes lining the beautiful, palm-fringed streets.Read More
Here are some popular itineraries that include a visit to Galle
If you are planning a Galle holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Cantaloupe Aqua Galle
Minimalist white with quirky details like giant urns and Warhol-style pictures, the Canteloupe Aqua is a funky Greek style hotel. All rooms have their own distinct character and have stunning beach frontage. The beds are luxurious and King size and work perfectly with the white wooden floors. The hotel has a wonderful Thai restaurant - head down there for a yummy Jungle Curry or Pad Thai. The accommodation is perfectly located on a private beach in Unawatuna - close to the city of Galle.
Galle Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Galle.