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Outdoors

Hiking to Namunukula

Namunukula is a mountain range situated in the Badulla district, in Sri Lanka. The name means ‘nine peaks’. Its highest peak reaches over 6,600 feet above sea level. The mountain range can be reached via two main entry points, namely…

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Kirigalpoththa Hike

Being the second highest peak in the paradise isles of Sri Lanka, Kirigalpoththa, christened after the white barked trees that grow on the mountain itself, rises to a height of 2,388 m (7,835 ft.). Looking out over the district of…

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Saptha Kanya Mountains

Saptha Kanya or Seven Virgins is located near Laxapana Falls (Sri Lanka’s eighth highest waterfall) and is a seven-peak mountain range in the Nuwara Eliya district. Five of the peaks are easily visible while two lie further away. This mountain…

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Attractions, Outdoors

Demodara Loop

Demodara railway station is situated between Ella and Uduwara railway stations and about 277 km away from Colombo. Its a small station with only one platform well known among local and foreign tourists for its civil engineering masterpiece known as…

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Idalgashinna

Idalgashinna station is situated between Haputale and Ohiya about 190km away from Colombo. Idalgashinna is a small village with magnificent views around it. If you are into hiking, you can climb the Idalgashinna mountain located close to the station and…

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Outdoors

Great Western Climb

Great Western is the 6th highest mountain in Sri Lanka and it is situated in Nuwara Eliya district. Train station near this mountain carries the same name and doesn’t have a motorable road to access the station. Hence you will…

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Thotupola Kanda

This is the third highest peak in Sri Lanka which is situated in Horton Plains in Nuwara Eliya District. The path to the peak is about 2km which can be reached even by a novice hiker with in one hours…

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