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Address: Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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The original 'Green Path' was the road located between the 'Horton Place' roundabout (meeting point of Dr C.W.W. Kannangara Mawatha and Horton Place) and Duplication road (or R.A... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
Arjuna J
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Beijing Region, China
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Beijing Region, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

The original 'Green Path' was the road located between the 'Horton Place' roundabout (meeting point of Dr C.W.W. Kannangara Mawatha and Horton Place) and Duplication road (or R.A. De Mel Mawatha as its known today). When I queried the name, a colonial resident in the area said it was known as such as it was just a small pathway covered... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

When coming towards Rajagiriya side, after a busy traffic filled road, Green Path always welcomes you with a calm road to hit on your accelerator to reach towards Colpetty/Town Hall side. Apart from that, the place is good for jogging on a weekend evening, to go seeing arts, and also has access to the Viharamahadevi Park on a side, and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Don't expect anything to blow you away. This is now a fancy street with with different commercial buildings and restaurants.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

A beautiful road just next to the Viharamahadevi Park has always been a lovely area in the busy town of Colombo, now its an artists paradise, there are beautiful paintings available for sale daily.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

A usual busy street in Colombo, but it's an art oasis, where individual painters display and sell some amazing paintings, adjoins viharamahadevi park

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

The Green Path is a road which is renamed Ananda Cumarasway Mawatha.This road leads to Vihara Maha Devi park whith which some of our reviewers have confused.The Green Path has only houses and shops.The Green Path leads to the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa theatre and the Public Library also.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

People (including some of our reviewers) have confused with this attraction Green path presently known as Ananda Coomaraswamy mawatha is a road leading from Colpety (Colombo 3) to Colombo Municipal Council / Viharamahadevi Park. This is not the park, office and high residences are in this area presently there are more commercial buildings coming up both sides with green shades... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Green Path is a nice oasis in busy city of Colombo. As we travel with a child, we appreciate good and modern playground. This place is clean in comparison to the other attractions as there are many cleaner working all the time. New toilets and wash room are just being built in the park. Definitely good experience.

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Galle, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

There are festivals some nights. then it is crowded but street food is cheep but not in a good taste. can see some entertaining items during festival nights

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Given the state of traffic in Colombo, and the dysfunctional pavements with holes and loose paving waiting to break your ankle, Green Path should be a joy to use. Unfortunately, although it is well maintained and generally clean, it is still traffic laden, and is only worth visiting when the street is blocked for pedestrians only on the occasion of... More 

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