Distance from Colombo – 4.8 km (12 minutes)
The Port of Colombo is the largest and busiest port in Sri Lanka and is situated on the southwestern shores of the Kelani River. It is an important terminal in the whole of Asia due to its location in the Indian Ocean. It is also one of the busiest ports in the world and ranks among the top 25 ports in the world. The port also serves as the naval base of the Sri Lanka Navy Western Fleet.