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Kachchaputa Ella Falls I & II at Kiriella

Kachchaputa Ella Falls I

Height : 70 meters (approx) District : Rathnapura Kachchaputa Ella Falls I & II are two waterfalls lying on the Idangoda – Eheliyagoda Road close to the Kiriella Falls in the Hindurangala area. They are visible to the main main

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Eheliyagoda Bisodola Ella Falls – බිසෝදොල ඇල්ල

Bisodola Ella Falls

Height : 3 meters District : Ratnapura Folklore surrounds the beautifully cascading Bisodola Falls. It is said it was here that the concubines of Sri Lanka’s ancient King Mayadunne bathed and frolicked. One such absent-minded mistress left her jewellery on

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Nedun Rajamaha Viharaya in Kiriella – කිරිඇල්ලේ නැදුන් රජමහා විහාරය

Nedun Raja Maha Viharaya at Kiriella

The History of Nedun Raja Maha Viharaya (Nadun Raja Maha Viharaya) go back to the era of King Rajasinghe I of Sitawaka Kingdom (1581 – 1591).The temple houses a long pair of tusks which is said to be the longest in Asia

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Maniyangama Raja Maha Viharaya – මානියන්ගම රජමහා විහාරය

Maniyangama Raja Maha Viharaya

Maniyangama Raja Maha Viharaya or the Gala Yata Viharaya is a delightful cave temple attributed to King Valagamba of the 1st century BC. The temple has been renovated by King Kirthi Sri Rajasinghe (1747 – 1781 AD ) of Kandyan Kingdom.

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