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Colombo Rustic Food Tour provided by Rustic Tour Guide

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Colombo Rustic Food Tour

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Overview
Colombo has long been a culinary capital & the most culturally diverse city in Sri Lanka. From Plant foodies to meat eaters have a wealth of options in the City—including gourmet eats, street foods, traditional Sri Lankan foods, Sri Lankan immigrant foods, short eats and vegan & vegetarian foods. With Colombo food tour, you will experience Colombo`s food options that are as diverse as Colombo itself Our Colombo food tour is designed like a crash course for you to learn Sri Lankan cuisine, culture & history. We let you discover how Colombo has been built layer upon layer of cultural interactions in the history of 1500 years and how it enjoyed its diverse trade network from east to west in the economic belt of the silk route while having mouth-watering eats.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Viharamaha Devi Park Buddha Statue
    7 F. R. Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo 00700, Sri Lanka
    We will meet you in front of the Buddha Statue
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  • 1
    Cinnamon Gardens
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 2
    Pettah
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Viharamahadevi Park
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Pettah
    Pettah, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Important Information
Departure Point
Viharamaha Devi Park Buddha Statue, 7 F. R. Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo 00700, Sri Lanka
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Pettah, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Dinner
  • Entry/Admission - Viharamahadevi Park
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Pettah
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Katharina wrote a review Aug. 2020
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It was an awesome tour with lots of different food. Everything was included and you can also suggest food that you would like to try. It was only me who booked the tour for the evening and as a female traveller I felt safe and taken good care of. My guide was really polite and
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Yvonne M wrote a review Mar. 2020
Suffolk, UK220 contributions116 helpful votes
Our excellent food tour was good preparation for the rest of our holiday. We started at 4.00 pm, by which time it was getting cooler and we enjoyed walking around the Cinnamon Gardens area calling in at various eating establishments. The cashew curry and pittu was our
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Emma M wrote a review Feb. 2020
Well, United Kingdom8 contributions
Excellent pre visit communication from our guide Nim who met us promptly where agreed. We spent a wonderful 5 hours with Nim, who was funny, friendly, humble and knowledgeable. We booked this on our 2nd day in Sri Lanka and it gave us a great insight into the place, the people
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Amelia Hall wrote a review Jan. 2020
Brisbane, Australia1 contribution1 helpful vote
The tour guide, the activities, the place, the food, and the people - everything is great! The trip itinerary was interesting and organized. Our tour guide has in-depth knowledge and very patient in answering our questions. I’m thankful for the new food experiences.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Mirbek Asanov wrote a review Dec. 2019
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Fantastic Experience. Excellent guide, wide varieties of food and we loved seeing the neighborhoods too. By the end of the tour I was beyond full. Thank you Nim, you deserve the highest-rated. we will definitely meet you again if we are in Sri Lanka.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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About the operator

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joerL837OK
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Wonderful experience and get food
Our market tour and cooking school was an amazing experience and one we won’t forget soon! The tour showed us the b
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WolfAUT
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Great cooking class! Everyone go for it!
We had a great time! Nim was a great host and a superb teacher!! +hotel pick-up +market tour +flexible menu +a lot
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kwornds
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Fantastic foodie experience
I've done many a cooking class and this was one of the best. It started off with a wonderful market tour walking th
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WalkerLogan
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Unmissable Experience
Initially This cooking class was not part of my Sri Lankan adventure. However, my friends told me about their terri
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CarolineCoop
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Couldn't wait to leave a review!
During our second day in Sri Lanka, we booked the evening cooking class. The entire cooking class experience was ex
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Ross N
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Great Experience Great Host
Started the morning at the local market seeing unique Sri Lankan produce (I think they are called wooden apples).
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Wandru
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Faultless, great-value Sri Lankan cookery class
Having booked this class last summer (apologies for the delayed review, Nim!), I can confirm that the high ratings
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Hirok1818
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Brilliant Experience at Sri Lanka
It was an amazing and joyful experience to know and understand the way of cooking Srilankan Curry. I strongly reco
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sakikoosawa
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Best cooking class for learning and communicating
The goal of my trip to Sri Lanka was to enjoy Sri Lankan curry. So it was a great experience to go to the market an
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Jessica W
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Great experience
Nim is very knowledgeable about the local cuisine. My family, including a 5 year old, took the market tour and cook
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Shannon K
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Amazing & Informative Cookery Class
This cookery class was very informative, during the market walk I learnt a lot about the local fruits, vegetables a
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Caitlinbrod
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Hands on cooking!
I have been keen to do a cooking class is Sri Lanka, so my sister-in-law and I booked this one online. We met Nim n
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GalicIvanka
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Sri lankan Cooking class with Market visit
This is the third cooking class I’ve joined and my favorite one. It is not just all about cooking, but also get som
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LadyDav33
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Amazing & Relaxing Class!
This cookery class is so worth doing and I can't say enough good things about it! I understand why it is number one
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HollieMason2
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Classic yet Fantastic
Since I want to experience an authentic Sri Lankan dish, I joined this cooking class. What made me appreciate more
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English, French
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