Tag: Pelmadulla

Marakkala Ella Falls (Kaluwala Ella) – මරක්කල ඇල්ල (කලුවල ඇල්ල)

Marakkala Ella Falls (Kaluwala Ella)

The 8m Marakkala Ella Falls lies in Pelmadulla close the Rankoth Viharaya. The legend says that Moor youth of Marakkala nationality came to fish the pool was dragged into the water and drowned by a large eel.

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Kirindi Ella Falls – කිරිඳි ඇල්ල

Kirindi Ella Falls - photo by Dr Ashan Geeganage

The source of this breath-taking, 116m-high Kirindi Ella fall is the Kirindi Ela (stream), which flows from its starting point 940m up the Kuttapitiya Mountain. The stream travels 13km before the cascading point in the Kaluwaramukalana Jungle.

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Hathbili Ella Falls – හත්බිලි ඇල්ල

Hathbili Ella Fall

Height : 11 meters District : Ratnapura Hathbili Ella Falls (11m) is made up of two segments and springs from Kiribathgala Mountain. It flows to the Wee and the Kaluganga rivers. Years ago, the fall was known by the name

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Arawakumbura Dunhinda Ella Fall – අරවක්කුඹුර දුන්හිඳ ඇල්ල

Arawakumbura Dunhinda Ella

Height : 45 meters District : Badulla The 45m tall Arawakumbura Dunhinda Ella falls full even during the dry season and derives its name from the famous Dunhinda Falls where the spray forms a mist. The source of the fall

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Arambe Ella Falls – අරඹේ ඇල්ල

Arambe Ella Falls

The 54m tall Arambe Ella Fall’s name originates from the ‘arama’ through which it flows – an area of jungle rich in resources such as food, wood, water and medicinal plants, traditionally utilised by hill country farmers.

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Rathganga Asu Maha Shrawaka Pasvisu Rajamaha Viharaya (Punchi Dambadiva) – රත්ගඟ අසූ මහා ශ්‍රාවක පස්විසූ රජමහා විහාරය

Replica of buddhagaya - Rathganga Asu Maha Shrawaka Pasvisu Rajamaha Viharaya

Punchi Dambadiva (Rathganga Asu Maha Shrawaka Pasvisu Rajamaha Viharaya) is located along the Colombo – Ratnapura – Pelmadulla – Embilipitiya main highway – near Nonagama Junction off the 22nd km post from Ratnapura.

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Maragala Gallenagoda Len Viharaya – මාරගල ගල්ලෙන්ගොඩ ලෙන් විහාරය

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In quest of King Walagamba in exile Once upon a time as king Valagamba in exile trekked through the jungle trails, he felt tired with fatigue. In order to get some respite, he sat quite exhausted under the spreading canopy

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