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The history of Galle extends thousands of years to biblical times. In more recent times it was a prize to be possessed for western traders in search of wealth and glory. Its beautifully preserved colonial Dutch fort with its quaint city with...more
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Galle Fort is absolutely beautiful. It was absolutely breathtaking and full of history. I can be crowded at times and the heat will give you a run for your money but it absolutely worth the visit. I honestly wish I would have spent more time...More
Galle Fort with historic buildings dating back to the Portugese, Dutch and British periods this is a fascimating historic place to visit. Try wa;king along the coastal wall and finish the walk on the ramparts over looking the Galle Cricket Ground. Allow an hour for...More
World heritage listed Galle Fort is no doubt a great place to visit, I thoroughly enjoyed the place. So much history there, however authorties (Galle Heritage Foundation ?) appears to be not looking after the place.
Traveller should be mindful of below. Place lacks most...More
Nice historical area to visit. Specially in the evening it is worth of having a walk around the area and enjoying the view of the ocean.The sunset in the evening is so amazing . It was nice to see the beautiful view of a international...More
We should have read up on Galle Fort before arriving as there is so much history to explore here but nevertheless you will need a good few hours to explore the fort and its important landmarks. Forget the tourist shops everywhere that have nothing to...More