Sri Lanka

Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

Other countries in the neighborhood of Sri Lanka are Maldives, India, Malaysia, Nepal and Bangladesh


Travel advice

Exercise a high degree of caution

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exercise a high degree of caution

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in Sri Lanka is not safe

Timezone

Asia/Colombo (GMT +05:30)

That makes the current date and time December 14, 2018, 12:01 am

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for Sri Lanka if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in Sri Lanka is Sri Lanka Rupee (₨)

Sri Lanka Rupee

Language

The languages spoken in Sri Lanka are Sinhala and Tamil*

* Not an official language / spoken in some parts of the country

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in Sri Lanka per month



Average precipitation (mm) in Sri Lanka per month

Vaccinations and health

Malaria

Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions

Hepatitis A

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Hepatitis B

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

Yellow fever

Yellow fever does not occur in this country. However, vaccination is required if you are traveling from a country with the risk of yellow fever

Tyfoid

Vaccination is recommended if you are staying 2 weeks or longer in this country

DTP

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Telephone

Country code +94
118
110
111

Electricity

230 Volt 50 Herz
Plug type D
Plug type G