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Pettah, Colombo

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Head for an authentic local shopping experience at Pettah. Make your way through the labyrinth leading between the countless tents where local merchants sell their goods. The flea market is more suitable for those who enjoy a more intense shopping experience. It gets quite crowded; however, you can expect to purchase items for a much lower price than in stores. Browse everything from precious gems and gold to fruits and vegetables. Using our online itinerary creator, Colombo attractions like Pettah can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We came through Pettah as part of a walking tour. We were there on a Sunday, so not all the stalls were open but it was still reasonably busy. Each street within the 'market' sells different items.....  more »
  • Be ready to enjoy Asian street style market,shopping and stores and fully crowded people on roads.and speak loud so you can not hear your friend. Nice a couple of times on there  more »
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