SRI LANKA VISA FOR RUSSIAN CITIZENS
Types of Visas
Sri Lanka offers several types of visas for Russian citizens, including tourist visas, business visas and transit visas. Tourist visas are valid for up to 30 days and can be extended for an additional 30 days. Business visas are valid for up to 90 days and can also be extended. Transit visas are valid for up to 48 hours and cannot be extended.
The type of visa you need depends on the purpose of your trip. If you are travelling for business or pleasure, you will need a tourist or business visa. If you are just passing through Sri Lanka on your way to another destination, you will need a transit visa.
How to Apply
You can apply for a Sri Lanka visa online through the Sri Lanka eVisa. The application process is quick and easy and requires only basic information such as your name, date of birth and passport details. Once your application is approved, you will receive an electronic visa via email.
You can also apply for a visa at the nearest Sri Lankan embassy or consulate in Russia. You will need to submit your application in person along with all required documents such as your passport, proof of travel insurance and proof of sufficient funds.
When applying for a Sri Lanka visa, you must provide certain documents such as your passport, proof of travel insurance and proof of sufficient funds.
Passport: Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry into Sri Lanka and have at least two blank pages available for stamps.
Travel Insurance: You must provide proof that you have purchased travel insurance that covers medical expenses in case of illness or injury while in Sri Lanka.
Proof of Funds: You must provide evidence that you have enough money to cover your stay in Sri Lanka, such as bank statements or credit card statements.
The processing time for a Sri Lanka visa varies depending on the type of visa and the method of application. For online applications, it usually takes 3-5 working days to process the application and issue the visa.
If you apply at an embassy or consulate, it may take longer as they may require additional documents or information before issuing the visa.