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Surathali Ella Falls – සුරතලී ඇල්ල

Surathali Ella Falls

Surathali Ella Falls is 60m in height, 2m wide and made up of three segments. It is named after a film that was shot in the area

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Pahanthuda Ella Falls – පහන්තුඩ ඇල්ල

Pahanthuda Ella Falls

Pahanthuda literary means the wick (of a lamp). The Pahanthuda Ella Fall is named for its shape of the base pool which resembles a shape of a clay lamp.

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Nagarak Ella Falls – නගරක් ඇල්ල

Nagarak Ella Falls

Height : 9 meters District : Badulla Ratnapura Several streams merge to form this 9m-high Nagarak Ella Falls, which cascades into a pool made of a basin in the rock. The nearest town is Belihul Oya – take the Horton

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Gerandi Rikili Ella Falls – ගැරඬි රිකිලි ඇල්ල

Gerandi Rikili Ella Fall

Height : 15 meters District : Ratnapura The Gerandi Rikili Ella Fall is 15m in height, with a width of 3m. It forms part of the Bolthure River, which begins on the right slope of the 1805m-high Dethanagala Mountain. The

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Galagama Ella Falls (Kathi Gahana Ella) – ගලගම ඇල්ල (කැතිගහන ඇල්ල)

Galagama Ella Falls

Galagama Ella Falls (Kathi Gahana Ella) waterfall lies few kilometers down the Bakers Falls on the Belihul Oya stream. This is accessible through Horton Plains route or on a tougher hike from Belihuloya.

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Kuragala [2] – Awesome ‘meditation porch’ at Kuragala

Kuragala buddhist monastery

We travelled 22.1 kilometres along the Balangoda – Kalthota road to the Kuragala and Hituwangala rocks. Unfortunately we reached the site at about noon and it was scorching hot. Parking our vehicle at the bottom of the mountain we trekked

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Kuragala buddhist monastery at Balangoda – ඓතිහාසික කූරගල

Dawn on Kaltota Road - Prehistoric Kuragala

Kuragala is a vast Buddhist monastery complex 18 km’s off Balangoda on the Kaltota road. This complex covers number of rock outcrops which is collectively known as Kuragala.

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