Pettah Market - Eating & Shopping in Colombo - LikeALocal Guide

Colombo’s most frantic
shopping area

Pettah Market

Save to list
Review Photos Comments Contacts

Why locals love it

Pettah Market is where Sri Lankan’s come to find super deals on fresh vegetables and fruits, electronics, DVD’s, garments etc. Basically it has everything you need. It definitely is a place which you will either love or hate.

Why you should visit it

It’s the best place in Colombo to get initiated into the local Sri Lankan hustle and bustle, to ingest the sounds and smells, and to get a flavor of life in Colombo.

Special tip

Please keep your wallet, mobile phone and other valuables in a safe place while you are walking through the area.

Have a comment or question?

Photo author: Author:
Source URL: URL:

1 Comment

Pettah is the nation's busiest commercial district selling goods of every description, from colorful textiles, gold and silver to the daily commodities such as spices, fruits and vegetables.
March 6, 2019
  • Pettah Market

    කොළඹ, ශ්‍රී ලංකාව
  • Mo-Sa: 09:00-18:00
    Mo-Sa: 09:00-18:00
Tour in Colombo
Add a Tour
Sight in Colombo
7 Sights
Restaurant in Colombo
9 Restaurants
Cafe in Colombo
8 Cafes
Bar in Colombo
6 Bars
Shop in Colombo
2 Shops
Live tips.
In your pocket.
Locals' favourite cafes, restaurants, bars and sights in your mobile. 100% offline.