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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Church
“With a capacity of accommodating about 6000 people, St. Lucia’s Cathedral is one of the main parishes in the entire Sri Lanka which consists of only fifteen cathedrals. Dedicated to the patron saint of St. Lucy, St. Lucia’s Cathedral happens to be one of the oldest and the largest church that makes it one of the best places to visit in Colombo for every traveller.”
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Church
“St. Anthony’s Church is one of the most-visited places in the Srilanka. During weekends, Tuesdays and on major festivals, the church is flocked by devotees who come here from different parts of the world, as the place is believed to produce miracles. The church was constructed as a very small mud structure many years ago and it was made bigger during 1806. ”
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Restaurant
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Premise
“The oldest Buddhist Temple in Colombo is down the street from the College House The Deepaduttaramaya became famous as the epicentre of Buddhist revival when the Ven Migettuewatte Sri Gunanada Thera took up residence in 1862 to launch the famous Five Great Debates, known as the Pancha Maha Vadaya. ”
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Point of Interest
Grocery or Supermarket
Lodging
“We recommend Hussain, with his fleet of cars for tour packages. Contact College House for more information. ”
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General College & University
Hindu Temple
“Stone Hindu temple with ornate carvings Historic stone Hindu temple with intricate carvings, sculptures & colorful shrines.”
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Restaurant
“for their fantastic dosas ( Indian savory pancakes made with lentils and rice), ask for paper roast, or masala dosa which comes with a potato filling , ask for the non-spicy potatoe filling. Also Iddlis steamed dough more suitable for breakfast. They also have other vegetarian mealss.”
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Fast Food Restaurant
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Pizza Place
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Route
“The hotel is situated in the centre of city. This street is close to bazar (Shopping centre), where the tourist is able to buy anything at a reasonable price. ”
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Movie Theater