Galle - The Gateway to the south, a city rich in heritage and attractions. The city was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the 1980s. There are many things to do in Galle, visit the boutique stores to pick up some souvenirs, visit the stylish cafes and the Galle hotels. A great way to learn about the heritage of Galle is to visit the museums; National Museum of Galle, Martin Wickramasinghe Folk Art Museum, Dutch Museum, The Maritime Archeology Museum and the National Maritime Museum. Galle is also best known for its beaches and the historic Galle Fort. Some of the best Galle Hotels are Le Grande Galle and Amari Galle.