Travelers must pay for COVID19 insurance on their booking for a stay at a level1 Safe and Secure certified hotel. Insurance is $12 USD with coverage of up to USD $50,000 for up to 1 month.
This requirement does not apply to: Travelers under the age of 2; Fully vaccinated travelers.
Foreign travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken within 96 hours before departure. Sri Lankan citizens have the additional option to provide a COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken within 48 hours before departure. Some airlines may request a negative PCR test result done within 72 hours prior to departure. The test result must be in English.
All travelers must stay at Certified Safe and Secure L1 hotels for up to 14 days on arrival in Sri Lanka. Travelers who test negative on their COVID-19 test on arrival are allowed to stay at any number of level 1 hotels, use all hotel facilities and visit approved tourist sites in a bio bubble. Travelers aged 2 years and older staying more than 5 days must take a PCR COVID-19 test to exit. Travelers staying more than 14 days must take a test between days 11-14 of their stay and they can leave the tourism bubble with a negative result
Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.
Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.
Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.
Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.
Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.
Most visitors from Canada can enter Sri Lanka but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days
Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.
Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure
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