Rich in its cultural heritage, the city of Galle offers an intriguing assortment of attractions with its traditional arts and crafts playing an important role in its history.
Take a leisurely stroll round the Fort and discover the many attractions it has to offer. The unique wood carvings which are produced with a mallet and chisel, are a signature product of the South while the Portuguese legacy of lace making continues to be a popular livelihood four centuries later. Costume jewellery made of silver and other metals is also available in attractive shapes and forms. The rich variety of handicrafts in Galle will ensure that you find the unique keepsake or gift you were searching for.