Batticaloa Tourism & Travel Guide

Trips and Itineraries for Batticaloa

Batticaloa Gate: The Batticaloa Gate stands on what used to be a port for the loading and unloading of important goods; a port that connected Batticaloa town to the island of Puliyanthivu....

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Distance Travelled: 1745 km bus: 1365 km train: 380 Days: 30 days Date: january 2016 Considering that the average speed of a bus or a train in Sri Lanka is around 35 km/h…to make the 1745 kilometers I spent 50 hours inside buses or trains… not easy to move in Sri Lanka, yet, super-cheap as all this trips didn’t cost more than 24€!!!...

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Weekend Getaways from Batticaloa  

Head back to Colombo, for your flight back home.What to packSri Lanka is unpredictable when it comes to its rainfall. So be sure to pack an umbrella – a sturdy one at that, and some light rain gear. Also, pack sunscreen and insect repellents. Carry good, durable helmets before embarking on the trip.VisaYou can apply for a 30-day visa online, which is valid for a month from the date of arrival, but an extension can be obtained for up to six months. The processing takes up to two days and costs ₹986. You can also get a visa on arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, but this will be a relatively long and tedious process. This costs a fee of ₹1,315.


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