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Viharamahadevi Park

Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 426900
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  • Average12%
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“nice park” (37 reviews)
“town hall” (32 reviews)
“victoria park” (21 reviews)
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 426900
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went and had a walk around this beautiful park. Would be a good place to relax or have a picnic and get some fresh air

Thank paul b
Reviewed 3 days ago

place is so calm and quiet , one can come here and enjoy and relax . perfect for picnic . park also has some buddha architecture . one can see greenery all around .

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a wonderful place to visit any time of the day, especially in the night to have cool evening with breeze and beautiful view of lights around you.

Thank Firnas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is ideal for relaxing or letting your kids run around. There are ample of parking spaces around the park too.Better bring your own food as there are very few food outlets nearby.

Thank AmilaX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Vihara Maha Devi was the mother of great king Dutugemunu. Her name replaced the former name of the park, Victoria. This nice plot f lush green was established during British Colonial period. Here, it is home for fairly good collection of flora. The larger trees...More

Thank Anuka C
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I did not expect much from the park, I thought it would be a photo and then move on. I was pleasantly surprised- it's a large park with gorgeous walking paths, fountains, monuments, and more. The shade was nice on a hot day and the...More

Thank Hanna G
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is the first tourist attraction of my Sri Lanka trip and it did start off quite well, with the nice walk in the park, looking at the beautiful and some gigiantic trees. I was also pleasantly surprised to see many couples hugging and kissing...More

Thank Jialong
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the park on my short spend in Colombo on my back home with my family. Nothing much but good park for time pass.There are lot of shades areas in the park for long and short spends. Positives:- (1) Good shades with trees and seatings...More

Thank taninthomas
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had a nice time at the park. When we arrived a local came to us to give us a tour. This was very nice and he told us a lot about the park and the trees in it.

Thank Sabien P
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Full of Trees and spacious park for kids and family, it is in the middle of the park easy access to the few good restaurants and cafes. Few busy streets around.

Thank Raymen S
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Response from anojanp | Reviewed this property |
This place not ideal for horse riding for adults.... But, some ponies are there only for children... So, they can enjoy Pony riding.... This place not actually for Animal Attraction... You can visit the dehiwala Zoo which is... More