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December to March is commonly viewed as the best time to visit Colombo, though it should be kept in mind that it can get really hot and humid, therefore, sightseeing is done mostly during the morning or evenings.

February experiences the lowest monsoon; averaging 60mm of rainfall, with either months January and March recording 80mm and 110mm respectively. Average temperature continues to sit at 27°C.

The highest temperatures ever recorded in Colombo occurred in February and again March where the mercury rises to 36°C.

Where is best places to eat in Colombo?


Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) is the main international airports serving the city of Colombo. Make your trip to Colombo hassle-free with our cheap travel deals, be it on Colombo flights, holiday deals, discounted hotels or car hire. Plan your trip with our promotional offers and budget travel deals that are updated from time to time on our travel portal. Find flights and low cost tickets suiting your budget and make your journey profitable.

Best to shopping around in Colombo?


Colombo has a number of modern shopping malls and majestic shopping arcades that offer everything from clothes, handicrafts, furniture, apparels, garments and various electronic products that one could probably seek. Visitors should not miss the food court that offers a choice of selection from the local cuisine to continental delights.

Majestic City is one kind of mall where shoppers will not have any shortage of items to choose from. This fun-packed shopping complex is an all-inclusive place for youth and children. When it comes to shopping, Liberty Plaza is worth considering. It offers a wide range of retail stores and attractive products at affordable prices. Other places include Crescat Boulevard, Odel, House of Fashion, Nolimit and various others.

How much do things cost in Colombo?

Restaurants
  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant, Restaurants £1.35
  • Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course, Restaurants £10.80
  • McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal), Restaurants £4.19
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught), Restaurants £1.59
  • Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle), Restaurants £2.15
  • Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle), Restaurants £0.41
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle) , Restaurants £0.25
  • Cappuccino (regular), Restaurants £1.87
Markets
  • Milk (regular), (1 liter), Markets £1.04
  • Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g), Markets £0.38
  • Eggs (12), Markets £1.06
  • Local Cheese (1kg), Markets £7.83
  • Water (1.5 liter bottle), Markets £0.44
  • Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range), Markets £8.91
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle), Markets £1.53
  • Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle), Markets £2.11
  • Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro), Markets £4.32
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg), Markets £3.45
  • Apples (1kg), Markets £1.61
  • Oranges (1kg), Markets £1.34
  • Potato (1kg), Markets £0.66
  • Lettuce (1 head), Markets £0.89
  • Rice (white), (1kg), Markets £0.47
  • Tomato (1kg), Markets £0.98
  • Banana (1kg), Markets £0.75
  • Onion (1kg), Markets £0.63
  • Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat), Markets £3.59
Transportation
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport), Transportation £0.08
  • Monthly Pass (Regular Price), Transportation £5.13
  • Gasoline (1 liter), Transportation £0.66
  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car), Transportation £27006.85
  • Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car), Transportation £31733.05
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff), Transportation £0.27
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff), Transportation £0.24
  • Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff), Transportation £0.59
Utilities (Monthly)
  • Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment, Utilities (Monthly) £69.00
  • 1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans), Utilities (Monthly) £0.01
  • Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL), Utilities (Monthly) £14.18
Spots And Leisure
  • Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult, Sports And Leisure £15.96
  • Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend), Sports And Leisure £5.53
  • Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat, Sports And Leisure £2.70
Clothing And Shoes
  • 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar), Clothing And Shoes £39.16
  • 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...), Clothing And Shoes £27.61
  • 1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range), Clothing And Shoes £49.63
  • 1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes, Clothing And Shoes £25.66
Buy Apartment Price
  • Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre, Buy Apartment Price £1163.17
  • Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre, Buy Apartment Price £693.18
Salaries And Financing
  • Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax), Salaries And Financing £205.70
  • Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Salaries And Financing £12.68

Travel Guide


Colombo is the most populous, busiest and developed westernized capital city in the country blessed with principal coastal resorts. The sprawling capital possesses an intriguing and characterful nature with different shades of landscapes and amusement. Northern Colombo is the exciting resort making it the first of its kind for many itineraries. A little further, is the bucolic Kalpitiya peninsula with isolated beaches and spectacular dolphin show.

To the South lie the island's main beach resorts. The key areas include Kalutara, Bentota and Beruwala which are home to endless vacationing and hotel catering. Visitors can enjoy an upbeat atmosphere for cheap sun, shore and surf.


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