top5 What to See in Colombo

Colombo is the business capital of Sri Lanka and the city has so many attractions that you will be happy to visit and learn about. But not sure of what to see in Colombo? Get a local guide to show you around some of the best things to see in Colombo. You will not be disappointed! We have listed some of our favorite spots too so you can have a wonderful time in Colombo.

Withlocals experiences in Colombo are

100% With locals

Who you see is who you get.
The Withlocals host you book is the
host that welcomes you.

100% Private

All Withlocals experiences
are private, meaning exclusively
for you.

a 100% taste of the city

From city highlights to hidden gems.
From food essentials to home dinners.
Our hosts share it with you.

What to see in Colombo

The Best of Colombo: Highlights, Local Food & Hidden Spots


€32.00 p.p.

Beautiful Coexistence: Temples of Colombo Tour


€29.00 p.p.

The True Essence of Colombo: Highlights & Hidden Gems



€17.00 p.p.

This is what guests are saying about our hosts

Withlocals guest
Withlocals host
D Prasanna

Colombo to Kandy in 1 Amazing Day with a Local

Arranged a 1D personalised Colombo-Kandy tour with Prasanna, who was at the airport waiting for us even though our flight landed early. It was a comfortable drive to Kandy and we appreciated the historical sharing as we visited sites around Kandy. Prasanna even did an impromptu stop at a roadside fruit stall to allow us to sample durians, which were in season! Thanks for the intro to Sri Lanka, Prasanna!

Withlocals guest
Withlocals host
Julie Ann Krishani

A customized trip with Krishani

Krish and her partner Sanka spoiled me with a lot of authentic local foods. Krish has a vast of knowledge about the history, floras and faunas of sri lanka. If you like an authentic local experience then Krish is the best option you have.

Withlocals guest
Withlocals host
Levien Charith

Thrilling Canyoning Adventure in Kitulgala

We asked Charith for a special trip to Kitalgula and he did not let us down!
We are a family of four and enjoyed the day in and on the water! Rafting and canoying and rafting again, and also a delicious lunch. We had two guides and they were very good, especially with our kids (age 9 and 12)
We felt save during the whole activity.