Visit the financial and tourist heart of Sri Lanka when you fly to Colombo with Cathay Pacific. Discover a city with rich history dating back more than 2,000 years. Watch the city grow rapidly, with brand new modern architecture towering over landmark colonial sites. Start your holiday off right: with tasty in-flight cuisine, personal entertainment systems, comfortable seats, and friendly, courteous crew members, there are plenty of reasons to book your fights to Colombo with Cathay Pacific.
Get an overview of the country’s history, heritage, and culture at the National Museum of Colombo. Learn more about the colonial era at the Dutch Period Museum. Art aficionados should visit the Lionel Wendt Memorial Art Centre, Casa Serena Art Gallery, and the Spaumal Foundation. Head to Galle Face Green Promenade is a top spot for sunset, and bargain hunt your way around Pettah Market. Children will love the zoo and Turtle Conservation Villa.
An affordable and extensive public bus system makes exploring Colombo easy. For something more local, enjoy a fun ride in a metered tuk tuk. Taxis are also available. Travel well when you fly to Colombo with Cathay Pacific.