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Call Colombo phones through land lines and through cell phones easily. But most of the people in foreign land used their Smartphone Apps to make cheaper calls to Colombo. Sri Lanka Land Line service is provided by the SLTMobitel company through their copper cable network and Fiber Optic network. These networks carry the High Speed data connection and PEO TV Service too for the SLT customers. In the meantime, calling Sri Lanka using Mobile Data Plan will give you monetary benefits. Standard phone number of SLTMobitel land Line is 112xxxxxx. They offer Directory service too, where you can find the phone number of any person or Business Organization who are their customers. As travel restrictions are relaxed lot of foreign tourists are coming to Sri Lanka So there are large numbers phone calls and IM calls are originating from Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka economy is in trouble but the services being provided perfectly. Phone lines and mobile phone systems are functioning perfectly. Due to ongoing power cuts there may be dropped calls and trouble in accepting the Mobile Data plan to connect to the internet.
If you know their Smartphone IM App contact details, it is better to call them through the IM Apps. It will give you cheap priced clear calls and video calls as there are no restrictions in Sri lanka for the Internet calls. In the recent times callers to Colombo and callers from Colombo are using WhatsApp IM App to do their tasks.Also they used to make video calls too with the mobile data plan.
During Sri Lanka New Year.
Around the month of April Sri Lanka used to celebrate Sinhala and Tamil New Year. People used to celebrate this event religiously and with many sports events. Millions of phone calls and SMS messages used to be shared between friends and relatives during this local New Year period. Lot of foreign calls used to originate to and from Sri Lanka during this period of the local New Year. During this time public transport is at its low while most of the offices and Business establishments too are closed to celebrate the Event.
Most of the countries when banning or restricting Social media usage, they used to stop Facebook, YouTube, Viber, Twitter, Snapchat, WhatsApp and so on. But you may like to call your loved ones in foreign countries. In this case you have to spend lot of money on traditional phone calls. You and your loved one must become friends in those not so popular IM Apps like Qzone , also Weibo, new app like Meetup or through VK. Most of the Governments used to ignore these Apps to block. So you can make free calls to your loved ones through any of these Apps, if both of you are members in it. For UAE use the IM apps that are good for to communicate Sri Lanka like Botim, C’ME app,HIU Messenger, Voico, ZOOM,Yzerchat.
Cell phones service is provided by 5 major carriers throughout the Colombo District. There is no code number for the Colombo mobile phones. Just dial their numbers with 0 while you are in Colombo. To call a cell phone in Colombo from another country add 0094 and don't use the o before the mobile phone number. Typical number will look like this for a caller in foreign land 00947xxxxxxxx. All the carriers offer Mobile Data at affordable price for their customers. Also visitors can get their Wi-Fi service through the available pre-paid scratch cards. Cell Phone operators in Sri Lanka: Dialog, Mobitel, Hutch and Airtel
Colombo is the commercial capital of Sri Lanka where Chamber of commerce, Colombo Stock Exchange and Sea Port are located. The main market offers all the commodities, meat products, sea food, vegetables and fruits to all part of Sri Lanka. Each product prices are decided from these markets located in this business capital Colombo.
Colombo city got many high rising buildings, historical buildings erected by past rulers, parks, museums and zoo. Colombo city offers many beaches, star class hotels, restaurants and night life throughout the year. Because of these attractions millions of tourists are arriving here for to spend their vacation in this city.
This city is far better than other cities in the Asia. There is very less smoke in the atmosphere as the Government is very strict on emission of smoke from the vehicles. Public smoking is prohibited by law and the violators can be prosecuted. Beautiful roads with pavements and pedestrian crossings with signal lights is another plus point of this city. You won't see people or animals walking in the middle of the street.
The popular places to spend your evening are Galle Face green, which is located next to the Indian Ocean. The other one is "Diyatha Uyana" at the Battaramulla. "Diyatha Uyana" comprises of 84 floral outlets built in an environment with a breathtaking landscape and setting. The spectacular water fountain built here adds much beauty to the whole place. "Diyatha Uyana", will be the central point of the local horticultural sales industry and already it has become quite a popular place. Also the Victoria Park near the Town Hall, Lotus Tower and Independence Square are good place to spend your day. There are many Malls like MC, Independence Square Arcade, Colombo City Centre, One Galle face, Crescat Boulevard, Marino Mall, Liberty Plaza and many more. It takes nearly 30 minutes to reach the International airport using the newly built expressways.
In many places you can find free Wi-Fi connection and paid Wi-Fi connection facilities. Lot of public phone booths too are available in important places that allows you to use coin or pre-paid cards. From Colombo you can make local and international calls very easily with crystal clear sound. Each and every corner of Colombo you can find mobile phone top up service providers to all the carrier cell phones and Smartphones in Sri Lanka. There is data plan re-load facility too available for your Smartphone and Tablets. There is heavy traffic on the streets on the street in the morning and evening and there is not any serious air pollution in Colombo city.
Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.
International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.