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Using Smartphone in Sri Lanka is a normal facility and it good idea as it can work like a guide to you, will keeping you updated with News and it will allow you to communicate with your friends and family. Visiting Tourists can use roaming mode but they may get a heavy phone bill back in their home. So when you are going to make your holidays here in Sri Lanka bring your Smartphone or one extra phone, charger and power bank. Buy a new local SIM card at the Colombo airport under your name and use it with your Smartphone. It will save you lot of money on calls and Data usage during your vacation. Sri Lanka mobile phone carriers offer 2G, 3G and 4G connectivity all over the Island. 4G LTE is available in large cities while 5G Connectivity is available on test mode in Colombo Metropolitan area only.
Unable to buy SIM card at the Colombo Airport?
Don't worry. In the town go to the particular mobile service provider’s office or to a communication centre and provide your passport and sign the contract.
Get your SIM card and activate it then and there. Top up Air Time (Call minutes and Data plan) by paying around Rs 1,000/-. This is good enough for you to call and use internet for one month in Sri Lanka.
Visitors to Sri Lanka can enjoy the latest communication facility with their Smartphones. Specially you can enjoy cheap IDD calls and Data plan over here.
Air time over? Top up (Re-charge) your phone account from a road side shop.
Data Plan needs Top up - Reload it with Rs 29, 49 or Rs 99/- and son with ending Rs 9/-
Round figure reload (Say Rs 100/- ) will go to the mobile reload account.
Yes, any iPhone will work in Sri Lanka at its best in the roaming mode. Other Apple devices too will function here.
Operate iPhone in the roaming mode with your wireless carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile.
You can tether and use your iPhone via Hotspot, Bluetooth or cable to connect to the internet.
Tourists visiting Sri Lanka for holidays are required to have visitor visas in their passports except for those passport holders from Singapore, Maldives and Seychelles.
Visiting Backpackers can enjoy their trip to Sri Lanka as Tourism Development Authority provide tourist accommodation to the budget travelers.
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