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Behind the scenes across Main Street

Behind the scenes across Main Street

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I was born and lived most of my early years not too far from the hustle and bustle of Pettah. I have moved away and live on the outskirts of Colombo. Yet, Pettah still draws me back and you would find me wondering through the streets, exploring, still discovering and tasting the many wonders that you will find as you turn each corner in the amazing maze. My passion for photography, food and the…
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What we’ll do

We start the tour in front of the historic Pagoda tea house on Chatham Street and head into Main Street in tuk tuks towards the red mosque. We will pick up a local treat from a street vendor and walk through the industrial products district before we find a nice cold and refreshing beverage to wash down the snack. We take in a bit more of the history from the area and head off to look at some…

What I’ll provide

Snacks
A variety of snacks and fresh local fruits
Coffee, Juice, Soft drinks and Tea
a variety of hot and cold beverages will be consumed through out
Photography
I will always have my camera for any photo opportunities that need a DSLR

Where you'll be

Main Street - the heart of Sri Lanka's commercial district. It is also a key historic district with a lot of hidden gems that are in plain sight but seldom seen. Most of the sights and experiences are around a one kilometer radius.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 12 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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Shafraz
Behind the scenes across Main Street
New experience
£21/person
New experience
£21/person