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Galle Fort Lighthouse: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lighthouse is semi automatic. The operator comes 2 times a day to switch the light beams and the signals.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LechBK
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you walk around the three km periphery of the Galle Fort, you will realise how peaceful and magnificent it is. The Indian Ocean, which reflects myriad of colours and the crisp air is almost magical! The view from the 90-year-old lighthouse is stunning and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Anoop K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a site to remember when we visited the lighthouse when it was raining. It was unbelievable experience. Light house is well maintained and appears great in photo.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ssujayp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lighthouse is very pretty and the view across the bay is fantastic. It was very busy on the day that we visited.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice for a couple of quick snaps but not too amazing. Some power lines, stalls in the way of obtaining a great photo while we were there. Galle is nice to walk around though

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank B2201XJtimb
Reviewed 24 September 2019

Lighthouse situated inside the Galle fort. Next to the lighthouse there is the beach area where you can have a safe sea bath with the family. The sea view is amazing and can sit for a long time watching it. Go there and you'll feel...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank chamalds
Reviewed 15 September 2019

Very beautiful area. Wish more people knew about this country and natural beauty. There are many locals selling hand made items nearby. We bought from a local man just near the lighthouse selling handmade boats that are foldable (great for taking in your suitcase). Also...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jamilaworldtraveler
Reviewed 25 August 2019

Galle fort is on the south west of Sri Lanka with one side Indian Ocean. In the galle fort light house is situated on shore of ocean within the fort. The present light house was constructed in 1938 and functioning. It is one of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank balasubramanian16847
Reviewed 21 August 2019 via mobile

This is a great way to spend a day walking around the lighthouse, eating and shopping around Galle Fort. The lighthouse and the ocean is beautiful. Galle Fort is definitely a must visit.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 470jacquest
Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

It is a beautifull old place with a beach behind where you can see most of Galle city, very Beautiful kept

Date of experience: August 2019
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Chathurika R
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Response from Rush999 | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically although walk about, high tea, architecture etc is fun. Quaint and lovely
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