Guided tour

Colombo: 4-Hour Countryside Cycling Expedition

Colombo: 4-Hour Countryside Cycling Expedition

From US$ 90 per person

Get away from the busy city and enjoy scenic views of the countryside of Colombo on a 4-hour cycling excursion. See the beautiful nature surrounding the city, a bird sanctuary, and Kelaniya Temple with your experienced cycling guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Roundtrip transportation by tuk tuk is available from most centrally located Colombo and Mount Lavinia hotels.


  • Get away from the busy city and explore the beauty of the countryside
  • Visit Kelaniya Temple, a Buddhist temple in Colombo
  • Expose yourself to the cultures, customs and language of the province
  • Pedal past rural fields, lakes, and plantations
Full description
Explore the countryside around Colombo by bike with an experienced local cycling guide. You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Colombo and taken by tuk tuk to the Parliament Building where you’ll meet your guide for an exciting 4-hour countryside cycling expedition. Your cycling guide will first give you a brief introduction to the tour and its safety requirements. Then, head out into Colombo’s countryside and explore the city surroundings and the landscapes, paddy fields, water tanks, and bird sanctuary. Pass by Diyawana Oya Lake and go off-road for a small distance before arriving at Kelaniya Temple, a politically significant temple in Sri Lanka’s history. After visiting this sacred temple, you’ll bike back into Colombo where you’ll be returned to your hotel by tuk tuk.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by tuk tuk
  • First aid and back-up vehicle
  • Mountain bikes and helmets
  • Well-experienced cycling guide(s)
  • 1 bottle of water per person
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (recommended)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People under 3 ft 9 in (120 cm)
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must bring your own headphones

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets
  • Shorts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • You must wear clothing that covers your shoulders and knees when visiting sacred or holy places, including Kelaniya Temple.
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Product ID: 280402