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  • Connect with fellow French in Sri Lanka

  • Get information in our Sri Lanka guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Sri Lanka

  • Sandro Pedace

    On coming to Colombo, I was dreading the culture shock. However, expats and local contacts gave me some great advice.

InterNations – Uniting French living in Sri Lanka

Would you like to get in touch with other French in Sri Lanka? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the spiritual heart of the country?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Sri Lanka or are still living in France and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Sri Lanka offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of French expats in Sri Lanka, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.

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    From France, living in Colombo
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    From France, living in Colombo
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    From France, living in Colombo
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    From France, living in Colombo
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    From France, living in Colombo

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Attend our monthly events and activities for French expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Sri Lanka expat forums.

  • Halloween Party!
    3 replies
    Oct 19, 6:59 AM
    Community member

    Tickets are also available at La Voile Blanche (Mount Lavinia Beach)! You can also send me a private message with your phone number and I'll arrange something! :)

  • Traveller's Tuesday
    2 replies
    Oct 28, 8:15 AM
    Community member

    Rhythm & blues on duplication road

  • Scenic flight from Colombo to Sigiriya June 5th, 2
    1 reply
    Jun 4, 10:18 AM
    Community member

    Greetings ! Whether it is Traveling, making a Hotel Booking or Learning a Language like English or French We are happy to assist ! Please feel free to contact us. Thank you Kind …

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Find Tips and Advice on Sri Lanka from French Expats

Of course, expat living in Sri Lanka is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Sri Lankan way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other French in Sri Lanka, residing in Colombo, Galle, Kandy and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Colombo.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Sri Lankan InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from France in Sri Lanka.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Sri Lanka Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get foie gras in Galle.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Sri Lanka to get information on institutions from your home country, including the French embassy.

From the spiritual heart of the country to the administrative capital and largest city, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly French expats in Sri Lanka.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow French in Sri Lanka

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Sri Lanka. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Sri Lankan rice and curry, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Colombo’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see cool highland hill retreats as well as other beautiful landmarks in Sri Lanka.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Sri Lanka!