Cycling in Negombo fantastic way of explore the unique fishing city in Sri Lanka and Negombo cycling tours offer unique experiences. Negombo cycling tours blends with local experiences and history. Negombo culture, customs and people's living style became so unique because of natives mixed with who visited merchants since 8th century. There were many sailors visited to Negombo to collect spices, ivory, pearls, and gems. present Negombo culture related to Roman catholic, and it influenced by Portuguese. However Persians, Arabs, Greece, Dutch and English cultures reflecting in social life.
Negombo situated north-west part of the Sri Lanka and 35 Km away from the key business city–Colombo. Domestic fishery requirement 60% supply by Negombo and 80% export fishery industry handle by Negombo. After the Tsunami, most of the coastal area’s economy diverted into Tourism and it became the key income source. But still Negombo fishery industry is the key income source. Portuguese’s roman catholic and Dutch reformed influenced to natives since 1505 Portuguese arrivals.
There are three different cycling tours in Negombo and each Negombo cycling tour blends with unique experience. Hence you never feel monotony or just paddling tour in Negombo anymore. You will explore the Negombo fishers’ living style, culture and other than cycling in Negombo.
- Cycling in Negombo fishers village is explored about the local fishers’ living style and customs.
- Negombo countryside cycling tour explore about the beauty of the countryside and you will explore different living style away from the coast.
- Negombo to Colombo cycling tour explore the Dutch supply chain process and nature of the lagoon.
Negombo to Sigiriya cycling tour is the longest cycling tour in Sri Lanka and explores the glorious history.