The closest to the Colombo City being located 12 kms south of Colombo, Mount Lavinia is since colonial times famous for its beautiful beach. The house of the governor, Sir Thomas Maitland built in 1805, has now turned to be a star class hotel which is very popular among locals as well as foreigners. This fantastic beach is crowded with local and foreign tourists who enjoy many beach sport activities.

12 kms from Colombo

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