Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple
Aukana Buddha Statue (must see)
Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Hall
Barefoot Art Gallery
Blue Leopard
British Council
Cargills
Cenotaph War Memorial (must see)
Cheers Pub
Colombo Lighthouse
Elphinstone Theatre
Galle Face Green
Gangaramaya Temple (must see)
Grand Mosque (must see)
Independence Memorial Hall (must see)
Inn on the Green
Isipathanaramaya Temple (must see)
Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque (must see)
Jawatta Mosque
Khan Clock Tower (must see)
Lakpahana Handicrafts
Liberty Cinema
Methodist Church
My Kind of Place
National Art Gallery (must see)
Navarangahala Hall
New Kathiresan Kovil
New Olympia Theatre
Old Parliament House (must see)
Paradise Road Gallery Café
Public Library
Regal Cinema
Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre
St Anthony's Church (must see)
St Lucia's Cathedral
St Mary's Church
St Peter's Church (must see)
St Theresa's Church
St. Paul's Church Milagiriya
The Blue Elephant
The Boom
The Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour (must see)
The Dutch Period Museum (must see)
The Library
The Lionel Wendt Memorial Art Center
The National Museum of Colombo (must see)
The Sapumal Foundation
Town Hall (must see)
Vajiraramaya Temple
Viharamahadevi Park (must see)
Wolfendhal Church

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
Tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with email address, in the fields below. You will get instructions by email for retrieving your custom walk within the GPSmyCity app. You can fine-tune the walk's route within the app by re-ordering the sights manually.
Walk Name*:
Email*: