Galle Fort Sri Lanka
This beautiful Galle is located in southwest part in Sri Lanka .travelers can drive this amazing destination within one and half hour by motorway from capital of Colombo .and its only 110km from their. The best reach to Galle is drive by the sea side road via Katutura ,Bentota, Ammabalangoda and Hikkaduwa. This drive will be one of the best drive ever .all the journey is with many nice stops and via beautiful coastline
What is galle famous for
Galle is very famous for galle fort .galle fort was build by first portuguese on 1584 and then on 17th century dutch involved here.fort is a very important historical ,archelogical and architectural monument .this fort has built by granite stones and coral .
Galle fort is famous as a world heritage site as well .and we have an another name for this called Old Town galle .its a 437 old fort but still its a really nice well maintained place to visit and spend the time .
Things to see in site the fort
- The national muesum of galle
- Galle light house
- Old dutch hospital
- Dutch reformed church
- British queens house (governors house )
- Historical mansion muesum .
What else in fort
Its really famous place with locals and foreigners both .its a so nice place to walk on the walls around the fort .its very nice breeze and amazing view. Walking is the easiest and best way to discover Galle fort .also one of the best place for watch the sunset while having a Drink.. Now days so many things has changed to business centers an etc….
If someone wants spend their night here its very nice place and there are so many nice accommodations restaurants ,bars and many more things in their .any traveler visits Sri Lanka must visit Galle fort and its highly recommended .