Sri Lanka is part of Asia with main city at
Colombo. It's usually 🌤️ 25.97 °C in Sri Lanka with a rainfall of 🌧 61.07 mm. Tipping is quite common in Sri Lanka and it's good etiquette to leave one. Internet speed in Sri Lanka is on average 4.8 Mbps. In Sri Lanka you drive on the left side. Its Developing country with a
population of 21M people. The main currency is Sri Lanka Rupee. The languages
spoken are Sinhalese and Tamil. Automatic teller machines are rare in Sri Lanka. Current travel safety advice is Exercise a high degree of caution. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~25.97 °C 🌧 ~61.07 mm 👨👩👦👦 21M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Exercise a high degree of caution
The Sri Lankan Government has introduced new measures in response to the novel coronavirus outbreak. Expect additional health screening at entry points. If you have symptoms of respiratory illness, contact your doctor before travelling. Exercise a high degree of caution in Sri Lanka.
issued date: February 12, 2020
Sri Lanka uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type D and Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are Sinhalese and Tamil
💱 Currencies Used
Sri Lanka uses the Sri Lankan rupee (symbol: Rs), code LKR.Banknotes come in denominations of 5000, 2000, 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 rupees. Rupee is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 10, 5, 2 and 1 rupees and 50, 25, 10, 2 and 1 cents.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Sri Lanka. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is quite common in Sri Lanka and it's good etiquette to leave one. How much money you leave depends on the service and how happy you were with it. Receipts usually include a service charge.