Laksala: "Handicraft Emporium in Colombo" Sri Lanka Shopping Tip by jungles

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Laksala is a government-run emporium with fixed prices that are quite reasonable. You can buy all manner of handicrafts here, including woodcarvings, brass, lace, clothing, masks, etc. There are branches of Laksala in several Sri Lankan cities and tourist resorts in addition to the one in Colombo.

Address: Australia House, 60 York Street, Fort
Phone: 323513
Theme: Local Craft

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 22, 2006
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