Mercury Jets is an on-demand air charter provider specializing in private jet and turboprop charters in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Our team is composed of industry-leading professionals dedicated to providing our customers with the ultimate air charter experience. We are committed to safety, reliability, and white glove customer service. To obtain a charter quote tailored to your specific needs, please fill in the request form or call our agents 24/7 at +1-212-840-8000.
About Colombo and Places to Visit
Mercury Jets provides private jet charter flights to and from Colombo.
Colombo is a modern city with unique landscapes in the Western Province and the unofficial capital of Sri Lanka. The city has more than 750 thousand inhabitants, is located almost on the equator, and the temperature all year round is consistently high. It is a vast metropolis, divided into several very different districts. It has a well-developed tourism infrastructure, many exciting attractions, and friendly locals.
The beaches are an integral part of a trip to Colombo. Mount Lavinia is a well-appointed stretch of sandy beach where families with children and surfers love to relax. The most common thing tourists bring from Colombo is tea. This famous Ceylon drink is considered one of the best in the world. National dishes consist mainly of vegetables and fruits, meat is rare, a little more often fish and seafood. In a city, there are some tens of religious constructions of different confessions. The biggest in Colombo is the Buddhist temple Gangaramaya, also worth attention church of St. Antony, a mosque of Jami Ul Alfar. A powerful impression leaves the old park Vihramadevi in Kurunduvata.
The public Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB, VCBI) is 20 miles from the center of Colombo, which meets world service standards and receives more than 10 million passengers a year.