A tourist intending to visit Sri Lanka for a short stay for the following purposes must obtain ETA prior approval for their arrival. In here you can read all visa information regarding visit Sri Lanka.

Short visit to Sri Lanka

Visa categories

Tourists Visa Information

  • Visiting friends and relatives
  • Medical treatment including Ayurvedic and yoga
  • Join in sports events, competitions and events related to cultural presentations

Price of tourist visa to Sri Lanka

Methods of Submission of ETA Application.All Other Countries
Tourist visa with Double Entry for 30 days.
* By the ApplicantUS$ 35
* By Third partyUS$ 35
* At Sri Lanka Overseas MissionsUS$ 35

Business Visa Information

  • Join in occupational meetings and discussions
  • Join in Conferences, workshops and seminars
  • To take part in Short term training programs (less than one month)
  • Join in in art, music and dance events
  • Participating in religious events
  • Participate in Symposium

Transit Visa Information

  • Transit through Sri Lanka

Types of Visa to Sri Lanka

  • ETA for Tourist purpose with double entry for 30 (thirty) days
  • ETA for Business purpose with double entry for 30 (thirty) days
  • ETA for Transit up to 02 days Free of Charge basis (Documentary proof needed)

Visa to Sri Lanka on arrival applicant may be approved 30 days ETA with two entry facility and those two entries can be made from the date of initial arrival (Within given 30 days). The rest period of the 30 days of the initial entry will be granted for the second visit to Sri Lanka.

These Visa information updated via Sri Lanka Immigration and Emigration department information center. For More details, please log on to http://eta.gov.lk/slvisa/