Travel Blogs from Galle
In the afternoon we drove south to Galle where we will stay two nights at the Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel right on the beach. Relaxed in the lounge and had a lovely prawn dinner in the hotel restaurant. Tomorrow it's up by 7:30 and out to tour Galle by 9:00.
Last early get up till we have to transfer to the airport in 5 days time. Had a long drive today from Yala to Galle, our last stop of the tour. Had a couple of stops along the way to stretch our legs at a pretty cafe on the beach at Tangalla and also to see a turtle sanctuary. The hotel is amazing, the room is very well decorated and old style …
Ok well in theory it should have started to go down hill before now ive been expecting the end of holiday blues to set in however it hasnt happened so far and im certainly going to enjoy the last day of my holiday.
So im off to go diving again just the one morning dive today , on route to the beach i observe the sea is looking calmer than …
The tour notes refer to today as “an epic 110km ride” to Galle. Another 6am wake up and we are on the road again by 7am. We had a large breakfast that included a plate of what I think were Spam fritters. None of us had the nerve to try. You can take all this foreign food nonsense too far. We start off riding on gravel roads beside …
Substantial breakfast including treats like waffles and pomegranate jam. Then the three of us take a tuk tuk into town. Galle is divided into 3 parts (credit: Janice) .The old fort sticks out into the sea covering a large area and contains an old town that was largely built by the Dutch from the late 1600s. We enter by a gate through a thick wall …
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TravelPod Member ReviewsJetwing Lighthouse Galle
Spending 2 nights here. Beautiful location and the food is fabulous.
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