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“souvenir shop”(17 reviews)
“gift items”(13 reviews)
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LAKSALA (Sri Lanka Handicrafts Board), the only state owned gift and souvenir boutique that offers the widest range of Sri Lankan handicrafts, tea, gems and other products at reasonable prices, at conveniently located island wide stopovers.Pioneers...more
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No 60, York Street | No.215, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 07, Thummulla., Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to buy souvenirs from. I got my colleagues at work small colorful tea boxes from there each box had 10 teabags perfect for souvenirs. I also bought a tuktuk made out of wood 👍🏻

Thank JJQ89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I use to buy gift items to my gusts from this shop. They have lot of cool items like mask, and all other wooded items.

Thank izverm2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My card was rung through multiple times and 'didn't' work. The next customer payed by card no problem. When I offered to pay by cash one of my notes was refused and they insisted on 'just one more' card transaction. My bank have since confirmed...More

2  Thank Jimbo2809
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Why do they put an elephant on everything really! I found nothing of The Sri Lanka here we had just spent 3 weeks traveling and it’s not all tea & elephants.

2  Thank KAMB1958
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I bought so much here! The variety was excellent! The prices were manageable, not too too high. Very nice store!

Thank Necoh M
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Well we visited this on last day of our tour to sri lanka. We were able to find plenty of souvenirs and gift for our friends. Since this is operated by Sri Lanka government, all the products were locally sourced and there was authenticity to...More

Thank mbhandari_ind
Reviewed 18 July 2018

The place to find and buy souvenir from Sri Lanka. The products are varied, the price is little bit pricey. They sell magnet, key chain, earrings, gems, display which show about Sri Lanka, coffee, Ceylon Tea, Sri Lanka Batik, and many else. the price starts...More

Thank Jeanifer S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Presents a very colorful cross section of Sri lankan craftsmanship & industry , giving a very good representation of Srilanka 's cottage industry, arts & crafts , & its present day products.

Thank JanakaHK
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I have being to laksala three times and i did purchase souvernior from them. some are expensive but good collection

Thank senpeiris
Reviewed 15 July 2018

A great shop o by gifts for all members of your family as well as friends. The prices range from mid-range to inexpensive. The staff are very helpful and can help you find just about anything.

Thank Sally H
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WorldTraveler1707
1 May 2017|
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Response from svperera | Reviewed this property |
Seem you may expect the replacement once the store receives the faulty product as facilitated upon my attendance on your behalf at the Laksala main and purchasing stores. The management was also made aware of the poor or... More
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152pratap
28 May 2015|
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Response from LAKSALA S | Property representative |
We have a limited collection of Noritake Porcelain Manufactured by Noritake under the brand name of “LAKSALA”. May I suggest as the prices vary based on the design and the workmanship. That you do visit our main showroom in... More
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