Goraka Ella Falls – ගොරක ඇල්ල

Goraka Ella Falls

Goraka Ella Falls
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Height :60 meters (approx)
District :Kegalle

Goraka Ella Fall cascades over a number of rocky surfaces at before falling to the pool below. The fall lies on the Talduwa – Meewitigammana – Road (B408) about 600 meters away ( as the crow flies) from the main road. The water on this stream is diverted for cultivation and hydropower upstream thus reducing the water levels significantly during dry season.

There are water pools above the fall which is suitable for bathing during dry seasons.

This waterfall does not appear on the LCWF list.

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Travel Directions to Goraka Ella Falls

Take the road to Amithirigala either from Avissawella or Kirindiwela / Urapola. You can see the waterfall from the road 1.5 km passing the Amithirigala town if you travelling from Kirindiwela / Urapola side. From here you need to walk about 1 km through paddy fields and rubber plantains to reach the fall.

Route from Kirindiwela to Goraka Ella

Route from Avissawella to Goraka Ella

Through : Amithirigala
Distance : 11 km
Travel time : 15 minutes + ( 1 km trekking)
Driving directions : see on google map
Through : Talduwa – Meewitigammana – Road (B408)
Distance : 10 km
Travel time : 15 minutes + ( 1 km treking)
Driving directions : see on google map

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