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Sri Pada Falls / Adam’s Peak Falls / Gartmore Falls – ශ්‍රී පාද ඇල්ල

Sri Pada Falls / Adam's Peak Falls / Gartmore Falls

This waterfall is commonly known as Sri Pada falls due its proximity to Sri Pada holy mountain. Since this waterfall lies inside the Gatmore estate it is also known by the name Gartmore Falls.

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Sthreepura Cave – Erathna – එරත්න ස්ත්‍රීපුර ගුහාව

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Near the famous Batatota lena or the Divaguha on the Kuruwita – Eratna road is this hardly explored cave. It is locally referred to as the Sthreepura Cave and is believed to have housed the queens of King Walagamba during

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Sri Pada Mountain (Adams Peak) – ශ්‍රී පාදය (සමනල කන්ද)

On the 3rd visit to Sri Lanka, the Buddha visited the mountain top of Sri Pada ( Adams Peak) on invitation of Deity Saman and left his footprint at the very top.

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