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About the Tour

Bawa Brilliance

Bawa Brilliance"An Architects dream, come true! Tour the Isle of Sri Lanka, visiting as many of the noted architectural marvels of world renowned Sri Lankan architect, Geoffrey Bawa... Discoveries with Columbus Tours"

With the "Bawa Brilliance" round tour, we hope to let you experience the wonders which this brilliant architect created, others could dream of such creations, but Bawa made it a reality... Join Columbus to discover the creations of Geoffrey Bawa on the following tour.

Day 1

On arrival in Sri Lanka be escorted to the car park for your transfer to Colombo
On arrival in Colombo check into your hotel

After freshening up, sightseeing of Colombo, and visiting some of the works of Bawa.

Return to your hotel
Dinner and overnight at The Galle Face Hotel (Regency Wing)

Day 2

Breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast this morning leave for Kandalama Hotel in Dambulla, yet another creation of Bawa. On arrival at Kandalama check into your rooms
Explore the wonders of the hotel
Dinner and overnight at The Kandalama Hotel 4+* Dambulla

Day 3

After breakfast this morning return to Colombo
En route you may have an optional stop at The Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
On arrival you will visit more Bawa creations in Colombo
The Galle Face Hotel (Regency Wing)

Day 4

Leave for Bentota
On arrival check into your hotel and you will visit more creations
Dinner and overnight at The Bentota Beach Hotel 4* Bentota (Yet another creation of Geoffrey Bawa...)

Day 5

After breakfast, you will begin your trip to Galle, the southern capital of Sri Lanka. Visit the famous Dutch ramparts in the Galle Fort with a Portuguese emblem on the southern wall. This fort now houses most of the offices of the government like the old post office, the beautiful Dutch church over 350 years old and other colonial style buildings now monumental of the architectural patterns that prevailed in that era. You will also be able to visit The Ruhunu University, yet another creation of Bawa.

Dinner and overnight at The Lighthouse Hotel and Spa 4+ Galle (Yes you guessed correct - another creation of Bawa)

Day 6

After breakfast this morning return to Wadduwa
On arrival check into your hotel
Rest of the day at leisure on the golden sandy beaches of Wadduwa
Dinner and overnight at The Blue Water Hotel 4* Wadduwa (Yes, another creation of Bawa. Simple and elegant, so we thought you may now just relax on the beach)

Day 7

Breakfast
Day at leisure on the beach
Dinner and overnight at The Blue Water Hotel 4* Wadduwa

Day 8

After breakfast leave for Colombo Intl Apt in order to connect to your departure flight back home.
The end of a memorable tour!
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