Sri Lanka 🇱🇰
The travel advice is Exercise a high degree of caution to Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is Open for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is part of Asia with main city at Colombo. Its Developing country with a population of 21M people. The main currency is Sri Lanka Rupee. The languages spoken are Sinhalese and Tamil.
👍 Developing 👨👩👦👦 21M people
🛡️ Travel safety for Sri Lanka
Public demonstrations can occur throughout Sri Lanka. Several violent incidents have taken place during large demonstrations, and you should avoid areas impacted by demonstrations. We advise you exercise a high degree of caution in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is experiencing an economic crisis which has led to shortages of fuel, cooking gas, food and medicines. Power cuts regularly occur due to electricity rationing. We now advise: Exercise a high degree of caution in Sri Lanka due to the threat of civil unrest, shortages of fuel and other supplies and the risk of terrorism.
Exercise a high degree of caution
🚨 Travel Advice for Sri Lanka
For entry into Sri LankaInternational travel to Sri Lanka is permitted. There are currently no requirements in place, such as quarantine or health testing.
For more details Foreign Travel Advice, United Kingdom
Government measuresAlthough restrictions are gradually lifting, they may be re-introduced at any time and preventative health measures remain encouraged. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip. Information relating to the COVID-19 response in Sri Lanka can be found at https://www.epid.gov.lk/web/index.php?option=comcontent&view=article&id=230&lang=en
Use of masksFace masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and on public transportation.
Public transportPublic transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place, only seated passengers are allowed on buses and trains.
RestaurantsRestaurants are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Restaurants may be closed in high-risk areas.
BarsBars are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing. Bars may be closed in high-risk areas.
NightclubsNightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.
ShopsShops and services are open at reduced capacity with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing. Non-essential businesses may be closed in high-risk areas.
Vaccination requiredTravelers are required to present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19 with the use of an approved vaccine.
The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure. Certificates must be in English or in Chinese.
Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 and received one dose of vaccination, at least 14 days before departure, are also considered fully vaccinated.
There are exemptions for non-vaccinated citizens and residents.
Full details can be found at https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/inbound-travel.html
Test/medical certificate requiredProof of a negative rapid antigen test, taken within the previous 24 hours, must be provided on departure.
Test certificates must be in English or Chinese.
Testing on arrivalA nucleic acid test will be administered upon arrival and apart from the transfer from the airport, proof of a negative test result is required to leave the place of residence.
Additional test requirementsDaily rapid antigen testing is required for the first 5 days after arrival. Additionally, travelers must undergo a PCR test on day 2.
Daily antigen results can be reported via the 'Electronic COVID-19 monitoring & surveillance system' (eCMSS). Instructions can be found at https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/pdf/eCMSSLogin.pdf
Travel restriction details for Sri Lanka
🚫 Destination No quarantine
🛬 Return Quarantine may be required
🏖️ Accepting Visitors
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Closed
🛍️ Open shopping
🚌 Operational transport
📅 events Banned
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