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

InterNations – Uniting Turks living in Sri Lanka

Would you like to get in touch with other Turks in Sri Lanka? Are you in need of help and advice from your Turkish compatriots? Or would you like to join other Turkish 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 Turkey 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 Turkish expats in Sri Lanka, coming from all corners of Turkey - from Ankara, over Istanbul to Antalya.

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    From Turkey, living in Colombo
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    From Turkey, living in Colombo
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    From Turkey, living in Colombo
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    From Turkey, living in Colombo
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  • Colombo
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    Nov 9, 3:18 PM
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    Kithulgala - The Kelani River (the broadest river in Sri Lanka) flowing through Kitulgala was the main location where the Oscar winning movie "Bridge on the River Kwai" was filmed. On the hill above …

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Find Tips and Advice on Sri Lanka from Turkish 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 Turks 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 Turks in Sri Lanka, residing in Colombo, Galle, Kandy and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Turks in Colombo.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Turkish 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 Turkey 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 köfte in Galle.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Sri Lanka to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Turkish embassy.

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

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Turks 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 Turkey and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Merhaba from our Turks living in Sri Lanka!