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“Chill out place”

Galle Fort Lighthouse
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Ranked #7 of 58 things to do in Galle
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Ahmedabad, India
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Chill out place”
Reviewed February 2, 2013

If you are staying at Galle Fort, you will like coming over to the Light house for the evening walks. Enjoy the breeze and waves talking... Relax and chill out sitting by the fort walls...

Visited January 2013
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Crewe, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
“Family wedding”
Reviewed January 20, 2013

Well worth visiting the lighthouse when visiting Galle a most interesting place. The views are second to none. Do watch out for street hawkers toying to sell to you and the man with the monkey wanting you to pay to have your photo taken with it.

Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Pretty landmark on the ramparts”
Reviewed January 17, 2013

Situated on the ramparts this working lighthouse which you can only view from the outside is a Galle landmark. View at sunset when everyone takes a stroll and the views are amazing.

Visited January 2013
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Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Back in colonial time”
Reviewed January 5, 2013

As you stroll on the wall of the beautiful ford, you will find the lighthouse. It is well maintained. Bring you back to colonial times

Visited January 2013
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Manchester
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“Lovely afternoon spent exploring the ramparts.”
Reviewed November 30, 2012

Spend an afternoon exploring the ramparts around the old town of Galle. Great place to explore as is the rest of the old town.

Visited November 2012
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