Lotus Tower to open on 15 Sept, ticket prices announced


Operations of Lotus Tower in Colombo are scheduled to commence on 15 September, the President’s Media Division (PMD) announced today.

Considered to be the tallest self-supported structure in South Asia, the Lotus Tower was initiated in 2012 and built at a cost of nearly USD 113 million.

A Chinese company granted USD 88.65 million and the rest was borne by the Sri Lankan government.

With the commencement of operations, tickets are available for purchasing at the following prices:

  • Locals normal pass : Rs. 500
  • Locals unlimited pass : Rs. 2,000
  • Foreigners : USD 20

Meanwhile, plans are underway to implement a QR code system as a replacement for tickets in the future.