Situated on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka, 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. As well as the city sights, there are also a number of nearby attractions including the capital of Colombo and it's also possible to visit Udawalawe or Yala national parks. Check out our range of day tours and guided excursions to find the one for you.
Best things to do in Galle
Explore Udawalawe National Park by safari jeep and look out for elephants, water buffalo, sloth...
Enjoy a complimentary breakfast and look out for Blue Whales, Humpbacks, dolphins, sea turtles and...
Discover rural Sri Lanka and learn about the local culture on this 12-kilometre cycling trail...
Planning a longer visit to Sri Lanka?
Browse some of our popular multi-day trips that spend a day or more in Galle. Alternatively, if you would like to include a visit to Galle on a bespoke touring itinerary to Sri Lanka, take a look at our tailor-made holiday planning section.
Sri Lanka Day Tours and Excursions
Scratch beneath the surface of Sri Lanka with our outstanding day tours and excursions. From a tuk-tuk trip to a traditional tea tour, our tours will serve up a slice of Sri Lankan culture you'll never forget.