Sri Lanka is open for foreign travelers

Sri Lanka recently opened its borders, welcoming the world to its beautiful shores. They have gone the extra mile to keep all their travelers safe and made sure that you get the most out of your tropical island getaway. Here at the Duotone Pro Center our team's focus is to keep you up to date with the most important travel tipps when chosing Sri Lanka as your next kiting destination. As of April the Rascals Kite Resort which includes the Duotone Pro Center is a certified "Safe & Secure" Level 1 hotel. Therefore, you can stay at the resort for the entire duration of your trip to Sri Lanka.


10 things you need to know when prepping for your visit*

  1. No minimum number of days required to stay

  2. No restrictive quarantine required

  3. Travellers are permitted to explore the facilities of the hotel.

  4. Stay in any number of Level 1 ‘Safe & Secure’ hotels during the first 13 nights/14 days of your stay

  5. Tourist visa must be applied for online, a pre-confirmed booking at a Level 1 'Safe & Secure' hotel is a prerequisite for the visa

  6. Obtaining a COVID-19 local travel insurance cover for USD 12 for a policy value of USD 50,000 for a period of one month is mandatory.

  7. Two mandatory PCR tests on-site (first one on arrival, second one after 12-13 days or before departure)

  8. During the initial 13 nights/14 days of your stay, Sri Lanka tourism will create a bio-bubble for you to visit multiple sites in Sri Lanka. This will protect you while ensuring you have a great time.

  9. After the initial 13 nights/14 days, you are permitted to go out into the general community.

  10. Sri Lanka tourism recommends that you read and understand the Health Guidelines prior to your visit. 

*travel regulations are subject to change

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This might seem like a lot of admin at first but it is actually quite easy as the Rascals Kite Resort will help you with the organization. Once you applied for the visa online you can send over your details and they will sort out your PCR tests, the insurance and airport shuttle. Down below we have captured some essential information about the Resort and the Duotone Pro Center to give you an idea of what your vacation in Sri Lanka will look like.

The Rascals Kite Resort

The Rascals Kite Resort is nestled within a coconut plantation which overlooks the beautiful Kalpitiya lagoon. This family owned and operated boutique resort is known for its genuine atmosphere, beautiful and simplistic style and its delicous food. Placing a great focus on sustainability, the resort is providing fresh and healthy meals with ingredients sourced locally everyday. Choose between three different kinds of rooms which all embody a bright, clean and aesthetic style.

During your stay at the Rascals Kite Resort you will be able to take advantage of all the outdoor facilities. Surrounded by a tropical landscape they serve as a great meeting point as well as a relaxing retreat. Linger in the pool with a fresh drink in your hand or sit down on the edge of the jetty and get lost in the fascinating colors of the Kalpitiya lagoon. Another relaxing acitivity is roaming around in the tropical garden and listening to the sounds of the birds and the wind brushing through the palm trees. If you crave more action, burn off energy on the skate ramp or during an intense game of ping pong. Regarding watersports, kayaking and stand up paddling are on offer. 

The Rascals Kite Resort is the place to stay for novice and advanced kitesurfers in Sri Lanka!


Duotone Pro Center Kalpitiya

The Duotone Pro Center Kalpitiya is strategically located between several kite spots which are all accessible by boat. Having introduced over 2.000 students to the sport of kiteboarding, the team has the expertise to provide a safe, fun and memorable experience for students of all levels. As a Duotone Pro Center, all lessons are conducted with high-quality gear from Duotone Kiteboarding and ION action sports. With the wealth of knowledge from the DPC team, they are always looking at the conditions to ensure you are kiting the best spot of the day. Explore the area during some downwinders or kite surfaries!