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The Ultimate Guide to Elephant Rock, Arugam Bay

Elephant Rock is a very popular beginner surf spot located approximately 4km south of Arugam Bay. In addition to surfing, the location offers the chance to explore isolated and untouched beaches, climb the rock to view an amazing sunset and, of course, the chance to see wild elephants roaming nearby. Options for Travel Although it …

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Arugam Bay Half Marathon 2018 – Run for Education!

The third Arugam Bay Half Marathon will take place in August. If you are interested in supporting this event here is what you need to know… Who are the Organisers? The event is being organised by the Arugambay Development Forum (ADF) www.adfarugambay.org an organisation that actively supports local education needs. The event slogan is “Run …

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Overstay a Tourist Visit Visa in Sri Lanka

Official Policy There is no official immigration policy documented in public to determine the action taken on anyone who overstays after their visa expiry date. However based on the personal experiences of persons who have tried to leave the country in this situation here are the possibilities of what will happen: No action will be …

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Latest Jaffna Bus Timetable

This is the latest bus schedule for government (red) buses leaving from Jaffna bus station. There should be at least the same number of private (blue) buses leaving at other times. These times are taken from information provided to our Facebook page Sri Lanka Bus Routes and Timetables. Jaffna to Akkaraipattu Departure times: 05:30 / …

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Dengue Fever in Arugam Bay

After receiving a large number of emails on the subject of dengue fever in Arugam Bay we decided to release this update. Arugam Bay lies on the East Coast and is located in the Ampara district. This is one of the least affected areas in Sri Lanka. Follow this link to the Government dengue information …

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