Kollupitiya
District of Colombo
in Western Province, Sri Lanka

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.932 and 79.848 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 55' 54" and E 79° 50' 52"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - LKR
Spoken languages:
Sinhala, Tamil, English
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 02:51 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Colombo
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
2:35 am and 2:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-0.955 and -90.967 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Puerto Villamil
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Sri Lanka in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Sri Lanka.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Sri Lanka. Last Update: 2020-04-07 07:21:47

Discover Kollupitiya

The district Kollupitiya of Colombo in Western Province is a district in Sri Lanka and is a district of the nations capital.

Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Katunayaka, Ratnapura, Kurunegala, Kandy and Galle. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 8th of April 2020

31°C (88 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 9th of April 2020

32°C (90 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 10th of April 2020

33°C (92 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Fortress Resort and Spa

Address
1,3 mi
KOGGALA HABARADUWA
NONE Galle
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


COLOMBO COURT HOTEL AND SPA

Address
2,4 mi
32 Alfred House Ave
00300 Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ocean Edge Suites & Hotel Colombo

Address
2,3 mi
Marine Drive (Kollupitiya)10th Lane, No.24
Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:55 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Saladura Villa

Address
2,7 mi
15/4, Malalasekera Place
Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


City Breeze By Amaranta

Address
2,2 mi
562, Lower Bagatale Road
Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Colombo Hotel by Ceilão Villas

Address
3,0 mi
47/1, Jawatte Road
Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Renuka City Hotel

Address
1,4 mi
328 Galle Road
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ZEN Premium Upatissa Road

Address
3,0 mi
Ceylon City Hotel, No 11 Upatissa Road
00500 Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vista Upatissa Road

Address
3,0 mi
11 Upatissa Road Colombo 04
00400 Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Colombo Ceylon City Hotel

Address
3,0 mi
11, Upatissa Road
Colombo
Sri Lanka

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Rating: 1 of 5
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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

University of Colombo

The University of Colombo (informally Colombo University or UoC) is a public research university located primarily in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The oldest institution of modern higher education in Sri Lanka, it is also the largest university in the island, specialised in the fields of natural, social, and applied sciences as well as mathematics, computer sciences, and law. It is ranked among the top 10 universities in South Asia.

Located at 6.90157, 79.8596 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Colombo, Educational institutions established in 1921, Universities in Sri Lanka, Universities in Colombo, Buildings and structures in Colombo, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Statutory Boards of Sri Lanka

Sinhalese Sports Club Ground

The Sinhalese Sports Club Ground (Sinhala: සිංහල ක්‍රිඩා සමාජ ක්‍රීඩාංගනය) is one of the most famous cricket grounds in Sri Lanka. It is the headquarters of Sri Lanka Cricket, the controlling body of cricket in Sri Lanka. The Ground often cited as the Lord's of Sri Lanka, hosting most domestic finals and one of preeminent international cricket venues. The ground staged its first test in 1984 against touring New Zealand team.

Located at 6.90592, 79.8694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Colombo, Sport in Colombo, Test cricket grounds in Sri Lanka

St Peter's College, Colombo

St. Peter's College is a distinguished boys only primary to secondary (inclusive) school in the Bambalapitiya zone of Colombo, Sri Lanka. It was founded in 1922. In 1919, just after the end of World War I, Rev. Fr. M.J. Le Goc, Rector of St Joseph's College, Colombo, had a vision of a college in the southern suburbs of Colombo. While he was traveling one day on his famous motor bicycle with this idea in mind, Fr Le Goc spotted a block of cinnamon land in Bambalapitiya which belonged to Mr. E.C.

Located at 6.8807, 79.8608 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Roman Catholic schools in Sri Lanka, Schools with a Cadet Corps, Roman Catholic secondary schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Colombo, Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1922, Educational institutions established in the 1920s, Private schools in Sri Lanka

Bambalapitiya

Bambalapitiya is a suburb in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The area, numbered Colombo 4, spans about one and a half kilometres of the Galle Road in Colombo. The west of the city is bordered by the Indian Ocean while to the east Havelock Town town borders it. In the early 19th century it is believed Bambalapitiya was a jungle infested with snakes. Cashew trees were common here. Outlaws would seek hiding in the dense jungle, and hijack bullock carts carrying produce between Galle and Colombo. St.

Located at 6.88889, 79.8567 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Western Province, Sri Lanka

National Institute of Business Management (Sri Lanka)

The National Institute of Business Management (also known as NIBM) is a Sri Lankan business school. It is a collaboration with the UNDP, with the ILO functioning as the executing agency. On 1 June 1976, the Institute was incorporated as the National Institute of Business Management.

Located at 6.90611, 79.8706 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Business schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1968, Education in Colombo

Mahanama College

Mahanama College, Colombo was established in 1954 as a public school in Sri Lanka. It is a National School, which is controlled by the Central government as opposed to the Provincial Council. The school accommodates 5500+ students on a campus spread over 10 acres . The academic staff of 200+ is led by the principal, Mr W. A. Premalal Kumarasiri.

Located at 6.90611, 79.8542 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1954, National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Colombo

Viharamahadevi Park

The Viharamahadevi Park (formerly Victoria Park) is a public park located in Colombo, next to the National Museum in Sri Lanka. It is the oldest and largest park of the Port of Colombo. Situated in front of the colonial-style Town Hall building, the park is named after Queen Viharamahadevi, the mother of King Dutugamunu. The park was built during the British rule of Sri Lanka, and was originally named "Victoria Park" after Queen Victoria.

Located at 6.91389, 79.8606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Urban public parks, Landmarks in Colombo, Parks in Colombo, Parks in Sri Lanka

Isipathana Vidyalaya

Formerly known as Greenlands College, Isipathana College is a public school located in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
National schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1952, Schools in Colombo

Thurstan College

Thurstan College is a public school in Colombo 7 situated in Cinnamon Gardens. It is a National School, i.e. it is controlled by the Central government as opposed to the Provincial Council and provides both primary and secondary education.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1950, National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Colombo, 1950 establishments in Ceylon, Boys' schools in Sri Lanka

National Library and Documentation Services Board

National Library and Documentation Services Board is the agency of the government of Sri Lanka which helps maintains all state libraries around the country including the Colombo Library but the management of individual libraries in cities and towns are carried out by the Municipal Council. The National Library and Documentation Services Board (NLDSB) was established under the act No: 51 of 1998 succeeding the Sri Lanka National Library Services Board which was established in 1970.

Located at 6.91244, 79.8585 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government agencies of Sri Lanka, Education in Sri Lanka, Libraries in Sri Lanka, 1998 establishments in Sri Lanka, Government agencies established in 1998

Prime Minister's House (Colombo)

Prime Minister's House, most commonly known as Temple Trees, is the official residence of the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. It is located in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Several recent Presidents have used it as their official residence too. Currently it is used by HE Mahinda Rajapakse, the 5th Executive President of Sri Lanka.

Located at 6.91472, 79.8519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Colombo, Official residences in Sri Lanka, Prime ministerial residences, Landmarks in Colombo

Bandaranayake College

Bandaranayake College Gampaha was founded in September 1918. It is considered to be the leading Public School in Gampaha. It is a National School, meaning that it is controlled by the central government as opposed to the Provincial Council and provides only the secondary education. Bandaranayaka College is a boys' secondary school as well as the foremost college in Sri Lanka.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
National schools in Sri Lanka, Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Boarding schools in Sri Lanka, Schools with a Cadet Corps, Schools in Gampaha

Town Hall, Colombo

The Town Hall of Colombo is the headquarters of the Colombo Municipal Council and the office of the Mayor of Colombo. Built in front of the Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo, Sri Lanka, it is the meeting place for the elected municipal council. The foundation stone was laid on May 24, 1924, by Mayor of Colombo T. Reid, CCS, and the work was completed in 1927. Designed by S. J.

Located at 6.91585, 79.8638 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Colombo, Landmarks in Colombo, Seats of local government, Local authorities in Western Province, Sri Lanka

Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall

The Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH), is a convention center located in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Built between 1970 and 1973 the convention center was a gift from the People's Republic of China in memory of Solomon Ridgeway Dias Bandaranaike, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) from 1956 to 1959.

Located at 6.90167, 79.8728 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Convention centres in Sri Lanka, Buildings and structures in Colombo, Government buildings in Sri Lanka

Maliyadeva Girls' College

Maliyadeva Girls' College is a national Buddhist school in Sri Lanka situated in Kurunegala. Today it accommodates over 4000 students.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist organizations

All Saints College, Galle

All Saints College, founded in 1867 in Galle, Sri Lanka, is located in a Dutch fortress in a residential suburb of Galle known as the Galle Dutch Fort, along the Light House Street. The fortress is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With a history spanning over 140 years it has been able to gain many achievements of excellence both in the academic and non academic fields.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Galle, Educational institutions established in 1867, Provincial schools in Sri Lanka

Saifee Villa

Saifee Villa (previously known as Lakshmigiri) is a bungalow at 102, Thurstan Road in Colombo, Sri Lanka. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|53|57.05|N|79|51|33.00|E| |primary |name= }}

Located at 6.89918, 79.8592 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses in Colombo

Colombo University Observatory

The Colombo University Observatory is the astronomical observatory located at the University of Colombo. Formally the Colombo Observatory it is a permanently mounted telescope with its own observatory dome located on the university grounds next to Reid Avenue in Colombo. The observatory is used by the Mathematical and Astronomical Society. The telescope is a 12½-inch (32 cm) Newtonian reflector solidly fixed on a polar mount.

Located at 6.90143, 79.8614 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
University of Colombo, Astronomical observatories in Sri Lanka

A0 highway (Sri Lanka)

The A 0 is an A-Grade road in Sri Lanka. It connects Kollupitiya and Sri Jayawardanapura, the nation's capital. The highway passes through Rajagiriya.

Located at 6.9119, 79.8507 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Highways in Sri Lanka

Royal College, Colombo

Royal College is a selective entry school in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Founded in January 1835, the college's full official name is Royal College Colombo, it is usually referred to simply as "Royal" in Sri Lanka. It is considered to be the leading public school in Sri Lanka. The oldest public school in the country, it was founded in the British public school tradition and was one of the first schools to be designated as a National School by the Sri Lankan Government.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Royal College Colombo, Royal Colleges, Educational institutions established in 1835, Schools in Colombo, National schools in Sri Lanka, Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Boarding schools in Sri Lanka, Schools with a Cadet Corps, Buildings and structures in Colombo, Academic institutions formerly affiliated with the University of Calcutta

CR & FC Grounds

Ceylonese Rugby & Football Club Grounds is a multi-purpose stadium complex located in Colombo, Sri Lanka. It is the home ground of Caltex League side Ceylonese Rugby & Football Club and on occasion hosts concerts.

Located at 6.90028, 79.8708 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues in Colombo, Football venues in Sri Lanka, Multi-purpose stadiums in Sri Lanka

Visumpaya

Visumpaya, is an official residence of the Government of Sri Lanka. It is located in Lillie Street, Colombo, Sri Lanka. The house has been used as residence for visiting heads of state and local government ministers. As at present it is used by the D. M. Jayaratne, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka as his official residence.

Located at 6.91472, 79.8519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Colombo, Official residences in Sri Lanka, Prime ministerial residences

Bandaranayake Central College, Veyangoda

Bandaranayake Central College, Veyangoda, also known as “Veyangoda Central College (VCC)”, is a National school in Sri Lanka. The school was originally one of the three first Central Colleges established under the education reforms of late Hon. C. W. W. Kannangara, who introduced free education in Sri Lanka. Today about 2640 students are studying from grade 6 to 13 and academic staff of 135 are engaged in the teaching process.

Located at 6.90444, 79.8611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Articles created via the Article Wizard, Schools in Western Province, Sri Lanka, National schools in Sri Lanka, Boarding schools in Sri Lanka

Colombo Racecourse

Colombo Racecourse was a harness racing course in Cinnamon Gardens, Colombo, Sri Lanka. In 2012 it was redeveloped as the Colombo Racecourse Sports Complex with the first International Rugby Union grounds in Sri Lanka and an upscale shopping center with restaurants. It was used as a temporary airfield durrign world war 2.

Located at 6.905, 79.8639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landmarks in Colombo, Buildings and structures in Colombo, Sports venues in Colombo, Military of British Ceylon, Airports in Sri Lanka

Altair (Building)

The Altair Project (or Altair) is a residential and commercial development under construction in Colombo, Sri Lanka. At 68 stories and 240m, the building will be the tallest residential building in Colombo when it is completed. The building is situated adjacent to Beira Lake on 2 acres of land located at 127, Sir James Pieris Mawatha, Colombo 00200. As of March 2013, piling is in progress.

Located at 6.91897, 79.8545 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Colombo

Districts of the same city

These districts also belong to Colombo.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Colombo.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Colombo.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Colpetty, Kollupitiya