Sri Lanka Welcomes Tourists From 1st August, 2020

As Spillburg Vacation is a full service travel agent and a registered tour operator with the SLTDA. We can arrange everything for you. From your flights, visas, transfers, to all your certified accommodation. In addition to this, our team are available 24 hours a day to assist you.

Who can visit?

All nationalities are welcome and all types of travellers whether groups, families, individuals.

What flights are operating to Sri Lanka?

You can search and compare all your flight requirements at Spillburg Vacation.

However, we have put together the 10 best offers for flights to Sri Lanka for August 2020.
Prices are return and include all taxes.


New Zealand

Auckland to Colombo with Singapore Airlines via Brisbane and Singapore for NZD 1290

Melbourne to Colombo with Singapore Airlines via Singapore for AUD 825
Perth to Colombo with Singapore Airlines via Singapore for AUD 799

South Korea
Seoul to Colombo with Air Asia via Kuala Lumpur for USD 495

Tokyo to Colombo with Air Asia via Kuala Lumpur for USD599

Kyiv to Colombo with Turkish Airlines via Istanbul and Male for USD 584

Muscat to Colombo with Air Arabia via Sharjah for USD 428

Malaysia- $100 cheaper than Malaysia Airlines.
Kuala Lumpur to Colombo, direct flight with Air Asia for USD199

Singapore – $180 cheaper than Singapore Airlines.
Singapore to Colombo with Air Asia via Kuala Lumpur for USD282

China – 50% cheaper than Sri Lankan Airlines.
Beijing to Colombo with Air Asia via Kuala Lumpur for USD 525

All prices are subject to availability and change. Prices correct as at 10/06/20

What are the visa procedures?

All travellers will require a valid visa; this will be issued for 30 days and extendable for up to 6 months after arrival. Online visa at

  • Visa fee US$100
  • Information required for visa application
  • Booking details at Certified Accommodation
  • Itinerary in Sri Lanka
  • Return ticket
  • Proof of medical insurance

Where can I stay and is there a minimum duration?

A minimum 5-night stay in Sri Lanka is required. All hotels booked through Spillburg Vacation will be certified.

Other Requirements

Pre departure Covid-19 PCR testing.

A negative PCR test is required prior to boarding your flight and on arrival in Sri Lanka. The test should be no older than 72 hours prior to boarding.

On arrival in Sri Lanka

There is no quarantine on arrival unless symptoms are detected.
A further PCR test will be done on arrival at the airport. No extra charge.

Test results can be given between 4-24 hours. In the event it is required to wait 24 hours for test results; you will be able to visit your hotel for a one-night stay from Certified 4 or 5-star hotels in Colombo or Negombo until the test results are received.

A further test will be done 4-5 days after arrival by a mobile unit in coordination with your Certified Accommodation provider.

Travellers staying for more than 10 days will be required to take a third test during their stay. While this may be inconvenient it is essential to safeguard everybody and provide peace of mind.

In case of a positive PCR result, quarantine in a designated hotel or hospitalisation will take place depending on the details of the case. Quarantine would usually be 14 to 21 days if symptoms are detected.

Moving around Sri Lanka

To ensure your safety, please arrange transportation prior to your arrival, with Spillburg Vacation. Public transport should not be used.
All tourist sites will be open from the 1st August onwards with safety protocols and measures in place to ensure the well-being of our travellers.
There will be no travel restrictions between districts for tourists.

What is Sri Lanka’s status with COVID-19?

Being an island, and thanks to the proactive measures taken, Sri Lanka has been able to manage the spread of the virus. No active community clusters have been detected in the last 30 days within the country.

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