Sri Lanka at a glance Just south of India, and surrounded by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean lies the tropical paradise of Sri Lanka. With miles of unspoilt, palm-fringed beaches, there is a wealth of attractions to be explored. Sri Lanka’s heritage dates back thousands of years and visitors can delight in its many UNESCO World Heritage sites and temples. Travel inland where the temperate hill stations offer lush panoramic views over the surrounding tea plantations. Visit one of the many national parks that thrive with fascinating wildlife, including hundreds of elephants and the world’s most dense population of leopards
British passport holders are issue a visa via the online electronic visa service before arrival at a fee of approx $35.
|Languages spoken||Sinhala and Tamil (English is widely spoken)|
|Currency used||Sri Lankan Rupee|