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Bicycle rental service in Sri Lanka can be found through individual people or through companies all over the country. Local people used to call bicycles as push bikes after the mass introduction of motorcycles in the island. Still people in the villages use these bicycles for their routine travelling as there is less traffic in the streets. There is no limit for the visiting foreigners to use cycling to venture around the places where they are staying. Important thing, you must follow the country's road rules. Specially when riding in the night time you must have lights on the bicycle along with reflectors to warn the other drivers.

Many companies in Colombo use to provide bicycles for the tourists at daily rental basis. There is lot of bicycle models available for you to select from. Standard bicycles, mountain, racing, Backpack carrier, ladies, and children bicycles too are available from the rental shops. Special bicycles are available for those riders who want to tour Sri Lanka on wheels. They are fitted with specially made bag carriers that can hold bags. If you are planning to go on hills area, then look for a bicycle with gears fitted in the rear wheel.

When riding bicycle, if you observe "ONE WAY" sign use the alternate road. There are plenty of police personal on the street to look after the pedestrians, drivers and the riders.

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Before you rent out your bicycle from people, check whether it got, bell, head light, reflector stones in the back and both brakes are in good condition. It is against the law to ride bicycles without head light in the night. Violators can be prosecuted according to the country law. Bicycle thieves are too used to be in action in places where lots of bicycles are parked together. So always use a cable lock to lock your bicycle with a lamp post and keep the bicycle in your vicinity.

Many generous tourists used to buy brand new bicycles from the stores for their travelling purpose here. When they are leaving the island, they used to donate their bicycles to the local orphanages.

In some parks like Bellanvila in Colombo you can find places that are renting bicycles on hourly rate. You can get one of it and ride along the pond's specially built cycling track. One round will show you that you had passed nearly 2.5 Km distance. This is good for those who want to take cycling as exercise to keep their fitness. Also there used to be road cycling races used to take place here during the Sinhala and Tamil New year celebration period. Itr will be conducted as racing cycle and standard cycling events. These events are conducted for men, women and children. If foreigners want to participate in in these cycling events, they must get permission from the Government Departments.

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