Ambalanpotha Ambalama – අම්බලන්පොත අම්බලම

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Ruins of a unique Ambalama lies in Ambalanpotha in the Monaragala District in the Ambalanpotha area. Built in a elephant infested forests long time ago, this Ambalama is built on a 8 foot high brick platform to protect the vary travelers from elephant attacks in the night.

Unfortunately the Ambalama is now in ruins with only the 8 foot platform and the staircase to the top remaining.


Ambalanpotha Ambalama can be reached by taking the Pelawatta – Passara road for about 6.5 km and turning right and traveling a further 1.5 km on this road.

Source : Dr Ashan Geeganage

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Travel Directions to Ambalanpotha Ambalama

Route from Buttala to Ambalanpotha Ambalama

Route from Wellawaya to Ambalanpotha Ambalama

Through : Pelwatta
Distance : 14 km
Travel time : 20 minutes
Driving directions : see on google map
Through : Pelwatta
Distance :18 km
Travel time : 30 minutes.
Driving directions : see on google map


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