What is it like to retire in Sri Lanka?
We asked retirees what it is like retiring in Sri Lanka. They said...
"Retirees in Sri Lanka and its surroundings can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with plenty of cultural attractions, recreation, and nightlife. There is an active expat community in the area, with many retirees taking part in activities such as golf, tennis, and yoga. There are also plenty of cultural attractions to explore, such as ancient temples, colonial architecture, and beautiful beaches. For those looking for a bit of nightlife, there are plenty of bars, restaurants, and clubs to choose from. Sri Lanka is also known for its vibrant festivals and events, which are a great way to meet new people and experience the local culture," mentioned another expat when asked about moving to Sri Lanka.
- What should I pack when moving to Sri Lanka?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Sri Lanka?
- Will I be able to find a job in Sri Lanka?
- What is life like in Sri Lanka?
- What do expats in Sri Lanka appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Sri Lanka?
- Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Sri Lanka accepting of differences?
- What are the schools in Sri Lanka like?
- What are healthcare services like in Sri Lanka?
- What are medical services in Sri Lanka like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Sri Lanka?
- What are emergency services like in Sri Lanka?
- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
- Are common prescription medications available in Sri Lanka?
- How are local medical facilities in Sri Lanka?
- As a foreigner living in Sri Lanka, will I have access to public healthcare? What is it like?
- What have your experiences during the pandemic with the local healthcare system been like?
What is it like to retire in Sri Lanka?If you live in Sri Lanka, newcomers to Sri Lanka would love to hear your answer to this question.