Frequently Asked Questions
Read our answers to popular Sri Lanka Travel FAQs that may help you before, during and after your Sri Lanka Tour.
It's in the south-east region of Asia. Sri Lanka lies between the northern latitudes 5 55 and 9 55 and the eastern longitudes 79 42 and 81 51. 650km north of the equator.
At 65,610 square kilometers. It is length from the northern most point at Point Pedro to southernmost point of Dandre Head is 435km. The greatest width is 240km.
Sri Lanka is the tropical country with almost the same season all year long except for monsoon seasons kicking off at different times during the year despite showers and warm sunny climate is always guaranted.
Population is 20.2 million. The majority of Sri Lankas are singhalese and Buddhists, but the total population is a mixture of Tamil, Moor, Burgher.
Light weight and light colors clothing is recommended. It is a good idea to be conservatively dressed on the streets and shorts are not permitted in places of worship. Footwear and hats, Caps off in Temples. A light sweater is recommended in the hill country.
Sinhala (languages of 74% of the population) and Tamil (is language of 18% population ) and English is Spoken as a result of been British colony.
Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
0094 or +94
210-240 volts, 50Hz, Alternating current. Three - pin sockets are normally used.
The options are endiess. There are lots of Archeological sites, nature reserves, beaches. UNESCO has named many places in Sri Lanka as world heritage sites such as Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya.