Jaffna

Welcome to Jaffna

Jaffna is a city on the northern tip of Sri Lanka. Nallur Kandaswamy is a huge Hindu temple with golden arches and an ornate gopuram tower. By the coast, star-shaped Jaffna Fort was built by the Portuguese in the 17th century and later occupied by the Dutch and British. Jaffna Public Library is a symbol of the city’s post-war regeneration. Jaffna Archaeological Museum has Dutch cannons and pre-colonial artifacts

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Trip Ideas

BIRD SANCTUARY

BUNDALA NATIONAL PARK

Bundala National Park consists of brackish water lagoons and hosts approximately 197 species of birds including cormorants, grey herons, waterfowls, painted storks, Eurasian spoonbills and black-necked storks. The park is just 15 km to the east from Hambantotayle Set command. Both the ...

ETA - Visa

Welcome to the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA)

Welcome to the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) official website of the Department of Immigration & Emigration (DI&E) of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.For a Short Visit to Sri Lanka, (For more info…) travelers should obtain ...