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How to Extend a Tourist Visit Visa in Sri Lanka

Extend from 30 Days to 3 Months You can extend the 30 day visit visa by an extra two months at any time after arrival at the Immigration Office in Battaramulla, Colombo. The official website is: www.immigration.gov.lk. Department of Immigration (opens in Google Maps) The visa extension forms can be downloaded here on the official website although it is not …

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Get Cash from an ATM in Sri Lanka

Recommended Banks Most banks in Sri Lanka accept foreign debit and credit card withdrawals at ATMs. The most reliable banks for this service are: Sampath Commercial Bank Hatton National Bank (HNB) Withdrawal Charge Almost all banks now impose an ATM charge for withdrawing money. This is normally between 200 and 300LKR per withdrawal. Note that …

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How to Get a 30 Day Tourist Visit Visa in Sri Lanka

Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) The easiest method to get a 30 day tourist visit visa is by applying online for an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA). The only countries exempt from needing an ETA are Singapore, the Maldives and the Seychelles. The official website to get an ETA is: www.eta.gov.lk There are many other unofficial websites which …

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