Dummala Ella Falls (දුම්මල ඇල්ල)

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Height :5 meters
District :Nuwara Eliya

The area in which the Dummala Ella Fall was earlier called Katuhena and the former name of the stream was Thattibathgoda Ela. King Walagamba is stated to have sought refuge in the nearby forests after being defeated in a battle. The king is said to have washed his eating vessel (Thatti) in this stream and on Poya days a golden Thatti is said to be seen floating on this stream.

The waterfalls lying on the Warawala – Bulathkohupitiya – Dolosbage – Nawalapitiya route

All the waterfalls lying on the Warawala - Bulathkohupitiya - Dolosbage - Nawalapitiya route

References

  1. Lanka Council On Waterfalls. (n.d.). Lanka Council On Waterfalls. http://www.srilankanwaterfalls.net/

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Travel Directions to Dummala Ella Falls

The waterfalls lies between Bulathkohupitiya and Dolosbage on the A21 (Kegalle – Bulathkohupitiya – Karawanella Road) road.

To view it one has to take a road branching off to the forested Dulgala-Narangala mountain area about 3 km from the turn off.

Route from Avissawella to Dummala Ella

Through : Ruwanwella – Bulathkohupitiya
Distance : 35 km
Travel time : 1 hour
Driving directions : see on google map

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