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A park full of love, dazzle, amazement, and sand will surely make you feel like you are in a totally different world. The warmth of the sun along with splashes of water will make you want to stay forever,the best part of it all being the mesmerising view of the sunrise and the sunset. the beautiful rays falling on the sand making it glisten like jewels make for an exclusive view only at the Galle Face Green beach in the capital city of Sri Lanka. Pack your bags and do not forget your sunscreen, for you are about to land in a place of which you can never get enough of.
Insights of the Galle Face Green
Nana's is a well-known place to dine at the Galle Face Green. They serve under tents and have an outdoor seating arrangement with plastic chairs and tables. This sort of ambiance gives you the feel of pure street food joints. With the sound of and the faint street lights, it has a very casual feel and aura. The food joint is best known for its rice dishes and grilled meat. Their barbecued food is a hike and the best part is that the food joint is quite inexpensive and you can eat a lot for a few bucks. The place is quite suitable for you to hang out with your friends at night and enjoy the view of the Galle Face Green Beach.
The Galle Face Hotel in front of the Galle Face Green is one of the oldest hotels of the city that has a huge structure and marvellous architecture. The hotel has been listed as one of the '1000 places you must see before you die'. With elegant rooms to stay in, the hotel offers the views of the Galle Face Green, inhibited restaurants, bars, pub, museum, a pool, chequerboard, and much more for you to indulge in. The view of the hotel is mesmerising in the evenings with the gleaming lights and the sunset view making the hotel glisten with pride. Some of the major attractions of the hotel include the Pool Bar, Verandah, Regency Wing, the Sea Spray Restaurant, the Art Gallery, etc.
The main activities in the Galle Face Green are numerous. The park offers great space for children to interact with their families and indulge in games and sports of their own. The park offers a great deal and range of food joints for you to hog upon the favourite snacks of the city including meat dishes, barbecued food, rice dishes, fried snacks and the best is the lime water. You can also spot people indulged in kite flying at the park. Colourful kites make quite a view in the sky above the Galle Face Green. Kite vendors are also present in the park and you can purchase one for yourself from them. Bubble blowing is another major fun activity to indulge in.
How to Get Tickets?
There are no tickets or charges for you to access the Galle Face Green.
How To Get Around?
You can rent a bicycle or simply walk on foot at the Galle Face Green. You can also bring your personal conveyance.
What Should I Wear?
You can wear a crop top or t-shirt along with shorts or trousers. Sports shoes will work fine. Do not forget to wear sunscreen. Wear a cap and sunglasses as well.
Best Time to Visit
The Galle Face Green is open at all times. The food vendors and other vendors may not be available during early mornings.
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Will I Need a Guide?
A guide will not be needed as this website will guide you about the all the things.
How To Get There?
You can take the local buses for getting there from the airport. You can call for a cab or a tuk-tuk taxi which is quite a famous mode of transportation in the city.
Make sure you always wear sunscreen as the weather is quite hot. Take a spread sheet or bed sheet if you wish to spend time on the premises of the park or have a picnic. Make sure you take your camera and click a lot of photographs. You can also take a frisbee or a play ball to have fun.