Major gateway: Bandaranaiake International Airport, Colombo (CMB)
Typical flying time: From Los Angeles, 19.5 hrs via London
Transfers: Colombo (20 miles/32km) bus/rail/taxi 60 mins
Ports: Colombo, Galle
Getting around: An extensive bus network in the commercial capital Colombo is well supplied by minibuses, as well as services to points throughout the island. Taxis and three-wheel auto rickshaws are readily available, but it is highly recommended to negotiate the price before starting the journey. The rail network operates throughout the country and there is an inter-city express which takes you from Colombo to Kandy
Walkers Tours is a Sri Lankan owned and operated company that has been helping visitors to discover and enjoy Sri Lanka for over 45 years.
Address: Walkers Tours Ltd.
117, Sir Chittampalam A. Gardiner Mw,
Telephone: +94 (0) 11 2306306
Fax: +94 (0) 11 2447087
Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau
Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau plays a key role in promoting and marketing Sri Lanka as a tourist and travel destination both locally and globally.
Address: Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau
No 80, Galle Road,
Telephone: +94 (0) 11 2426800
Fax: +94 (0) 11 2440001