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The Colombo City Tour is Sri Lanka's only open deck city sightseeing service operated by Ebert Silva Holidays in collaboration with Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority. We are also the proud recepient of the prestigious Tourism Award as the...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Today we took the city bus tour around Colombo. Having only a couple of days to explore the city this seemed like a good value way to get a good idea of what the city has to offer- and we were not disappointed. We often...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dense
CCT_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Colombo City Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Dense, It was a pleasure to have you on board the Colombo City Tour and we are delighted to note that you had a memorale experience and a worthy insght to Sri Lanka's premier city, Colombo. Given your limited time we hope that the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived into Port by Cruise ship as usual the vessels' tours were expensive. We decided to try the City Sights Tour ($U25.00 in Nov.18) and were treated like a personal tour. The traffic and drivers are reckless and we felt safe on board the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MaryL29
CCT_Team, Public Relations Manager at Colombo City Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Maryl, thank you for the comments on your experience on board the Colomo City Tour and we are glad you enjoyed the ride despite the temperature and the humidity in the city ! Your comments draw an interesting picture of a typical ride through...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

A government sponsored tour, which is obliged to run, even if it has only one customer. The guide was excellent. and I thoroughly enjoyed the tour. My only fellow companions, were two love birds, who took over 50 shots ........ of themselves, in various loving...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ROB P
CCT_Team, Public Relations Manager at Colombo City Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rob, Thank you for your vivid and most interesting comments!! We are happy to note that you had a delightful experiece on board with exclusive attention from one of our most senior National Guides !. Yes we strive not to dissapoint our customers with...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018

We spent a few hours on tour with this operator and found it to be most enjoyable. The commentator was a veritable encyclopaedia of knowldege with respect to SriLanka, Colombo and its history. Would highly recommend for those interested in getting to know more about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CCT_Team, Public Relations Manager at Colombo City Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed the Colombo City Tour and had an insight in to our premier city with a background to it's history and culture and also noted the promise the city holds for the future. We look forward to seeing you visit our...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Colombo City Tours - after reviewing their website recently, I booked 2 of their tours; 8:30am Heritage Tour and the 4pm Colombo At Night Tour. The website indicated they are different and the lady I spoke with to book them said the same, although she...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Mr Forbes is well informed and a passionate guide full of enthusiasm and tips for getting around Colombo and it attractions.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank David K
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised at the quality of this tour. Knowledgable & friendly staff gave a great overview of the city & included a boat cruise in the lake surrounding Parliament House. Worth it if in Colombo just s few days.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank RGYAUS
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Colombo is a our commercial city and our largest city if you like to do city tour in colombo better time to do in the evening many of them very intesting

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank amayalankatours
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived to Colombo by Costa cruise.A local contracted company took us from main entry of the port.The coordination and the tour programm was unsatisfied.The traffic was unbelievable bed.We spend most of our time in the jammed traffic.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Serdar S
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Nice city. They have maintained the old buildings which are constructed by British. Week days is busy. Not much of high rise building. People are humble, kind. Lots of temples.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Prasad S
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We booked it online after a google search. Ebert Silva Holidays runs it from the Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo
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