Skip Navigation

Check Prices

The date you selected is invalid.Beds From US$13Private Rooms From US$50

Galle

The coastal town of Galle is 116 kilometres from Colombo by road or rail, down the southwest coast. Both routes are picturesque, following the coastline closely for much of the way. With the development in past years, the town has grown greatly and spreads into the hinterland but the Fort or the Rampart is the slow-beating heart of Galle’s history.

From the Galle Travel Guide

Galle Discussions

  • SRI LANKA-where to visit??
    At a minimum I'd want to head over to Kandy and see the Temple of the Tooth, and to climb Sigiriya rock. I'd also recommend Unawatuna beach which is in the south near Galle. To see the maximum we ...

  • Sri Lanka
    couples walking the walls of the 17th-century Dutch fort in Galle; kids searing their tongues with a fiery ...

  • Sri Lanka- 1 week
    hi alex, how about a trip to galle and the dutch fort? you could visit kandy, site of the 'buddha's touth' temple or spend some days on the beach in bentota... there's lots of things to do in a week, just keep in mind: wintermonsun on the north-east coast ! have a nice trip, flynn ...

  • More Galle Discussions from our Asia Travel Forum

Galle Blog Entries

  • List View
  • Map View
  • Quick Compare

What's more important to you?

Price Popularity
Pedlar's Inn Hostel

Pedlar's Inn Hostel

62/B Lighthouse Street Galle Fort (Map) - Hostel
Galle Fort Hostel

Galle Fort Hostel

53/1, New Lane 1 Galle Fort (Map) - Hostel
Galle Paradise Hostel

Galle Paradise Hostel

9/1 Bope Cross Road Hums Road , Mahamodara - Hostel