Health & safety in Sri Lanka

Most areas of Sri Lanka are now safe for travellers but check with the Foreign Office for the latest security information before you pick a route into the north. Ask your GP or travel clinic about malaria prophylaxis and make sure you’re up to date on other vaccinations. Drink only bottled or sterilised water.

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Sri Lanka at a glance

Introduction Sri Lanka – the island of serendipity – rises from tropical sandy beaches into cool highland regions, rich with temples and tea plantations shrouded in mist Travel in Sri Lanka: vital stats   Capital of Sri Lanka: Colombo Population of Sri Lanka: 22 million Languages in Sri Lanka: Sinhala, Tamil, English Time in Sri […]

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