Galua is a rock in . Galua is situated nearby to , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

is a Lighthouse in in and it is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports Authority. is situated 1 km east of Galua. Photo: Rehman, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The Old Parliament Building, is the building that houses the Presidential Secretariat of . is situated 1 km east of Galua. Photo: The National Archives UK, No restrictions.

Galle Face is a 5 ha ocean-side urban park, which stretches for 500 m along the coast, in the heart of , the financial and business capital of . is situated 1½ km southeast of Galua. Photo: Mayakaru, CC BY 3.0.

is a lake in the center of the city of in . is situated 1½ km southeast of Galua. Photo: Mayakaru, CC BY 3.0.

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also known as Kampong Kertel and Kompanna Veediya is a suburb in , , located directly south of the . Photo: Mayakaru, CC BY 3.0.

is the largest city and commercial capital of , and still perceived by many as the capital though the suburb of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte is now the official capital. Photo: dronepicr, CC BY 2.0.

is a suburb part of , . It is an area known as Colombo 13… is situated 3½ km northeast of Galua.


6.9335° or 6° 56' 0.4" north
79.8336° or 79° 50' 1" east
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  • Drunken Sailor Rock

Other Places Named Galua

  • Chamba, Himachal Pradesh
  • Barisal Division, Bangladesh

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