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Galle Destination Guide

Delve into Galle in Sri Lanka!

Galle in the region of Southern with it's 93,118 residents is a city in Sri Lanka - some 67 mi (or 108 km) South-East of Colombo, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Galle in Sri Lanka

Current time in Galle is now 06:17 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Yakadawala, Witanegoda, Vavilihengoda, Trincomalee, Kurunegala or Mahamodara. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 83 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 1016.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 24th of July 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Tuesday, 25th of July 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (80 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Wednesday, 26th of July 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)

Videos

Galle city

02:08 min ( August 07, 2011 by Kenny Kariyawasam)
Views: 1,517 - Rating: 5/5

The new Galle busstand, new roads, and new buildings. Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Ceylon shoe repair in Galle ...

03:26 min ( January 01, 2011 by NickVenture1)
Views: 2,026 - Rating: 5/5

Immediate Shoe repair service offered on a side walk in Galle, beside the main bus and railway station. Galle (Sinhala: ;Tamil: ) (pronounced as one syllable in English, /ˈɡɔːl/ "Gaul", and as two...


Amangalla - Galle Part 1

07:43 min ( February 11, 2009 by chami9539hv)
Views: 2,521 - Rating: 5/5

Part 1 of the Amature video footage of the historic New Oriental Hotel now the luxurious Amangalla. The Holiday Villas team is being given a guided tour of the property by one of its butlers

Sri Lanka Ceylon Galle Fort Old Rampar...

02:18 min ( May 14, 2011 by NickVenture1)
Views: 1,313 - Rating: 0/5

Tourists visiting the Galle Fort ramparts and bastions from where they also enjoy a nice view on the ocean.About Galle Fort:Galle fort was built first by the Portuguese, then modified by the Dutch dur...


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Interesting facts about this location

Galle International Stadium

Galle International Stadium (Sinhala: ගාල්ල ජාත්‍යන්තර ක්‍රිකට් ක්‍රීඩාංගනය) (Tamil: காலி பன்னாட்டு அரங்கம்) is a cricket stadium in Galle, Sri Lanka, situated near the Galle fort and fringed on two sides by the Indian Ocean. It is considered to be one of the most picturesque cricket grounds in the world. Before being brought up to international cricket standards, it was known as ‘The Esplanade’, and is the home ground of the Galle cricket club.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.04, 80.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Southern Province, Sri Lanka, Cricket grounds in Sri Lanka, Galle, Test cricket grounds in Sri Lanka

Richmond College (Sri Lanka)

Richmond College is a primary and secondary school in Galle, Sri Lanka. The school was started as a Galle High School in 1876 by Rev. George Baugh. Richmond College is now a well-established institution with a reputation as one of the finest schools in Sri Lanka. Approaching the end of its second century as a school, it has produced many prominent citizens, including two in the highest political positions, namely the current President, and a former Prime Minister.

More reading: Richmond College (Sri Lanka) homepage
Located at 6.04, 80.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Alumni of Richmond College (Sri Lanka), Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1814, National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Galle, Schools with a Cadet Corps

Mahinda College

Mahinda College is a Buddhist boys' school in Galle, Sri Lanka. The school was established on March 01, 1892 by the Buddhist Theosophical Society led by Colonel Henry Steel Olcott. Today it is a national school, which provides primary and secondary education and has a reputation as one of the leading Buddhist schools in Sri Lanka.

More reading: Mahinda College homepage
Located at 6.04, 80.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Alumni of Mahinda College, Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Buddhist schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1892, National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Galle, Schools with a Cadet Corps

Unawatuna

Unawatuna is a coastal village in Galle district of Sri Lanka. Unawatuna is a major tourist attraction and famous for its beautiful beach and corals.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.04, 80.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Southern Province, Sri Lanka, Seaside resorts in Sri Lanka, Tourism in Sri Lanka

Faculty Of Engineering Ruhuna

Faculty of Engineering Ruhuna, is one of seven faculties of University of Ruhuna. It is located in a relaxed & quite environment at Hapugala, Galle, away from the city, thereby offering a comfortable atmosphere for studies as well as creative and innovative work. The faculty consistes of four departments namely Civil and Enviorenment Engineering, Electrical and Information Engineering, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering and Interdiciplinary Studies.

More reading: Faculty Of Engineering Ruhuna homepage
Located at 6.04, 80.22 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:University departments and faculties in Sri Lanka

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