The drip ledge cave complex in Kossapola has been declared as a protected archaeological site by the Government with the Gazette issued on 10th October 2014, and describes the location as follows ;
“Drip ledged cave complex belonging to Kossapola village situated in the Grama Niladhari Division No. W/86/E, Wavinna South in the Divisional Secretary’s Division Ampara in Ampara District in Eastern Province. (latitude 07º 14′ 32.5” N and longitude 081º 35′ 22.6”E).”
Based on the GPS location mentioned above, the caves lies in the Wavinna Mangalarama Viharaya premises on the Ampara Inginiyagala Road.
Map of Kossapola Archaeological Ruins
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Travel Directions to Kossapola Archaeological Ruins
Route from Ampara to Kossapola Archaeological Ruins
|Through : Ampara – Inginiyagala Road|
Distance : 13 km
Travel time : 20 mins
Time to spent : 20 mins
Driving directions : see on google map