Route:

The archaeological and historical heritage of Alakolagala Falls


Alakolagala Falls _50x50_1433299705P1010047.JPG

Alakolagala Falls

Nearest Land Mark

Badulla

Type:

 

How to reach

 

Ideam Time to visit

 

Height

30 meters

Country rank based on Height

 

Sri Lanka rank based on Height

 

Number of drops

 

Watercourse

 

Entrance Fees (Local) and How to buy tickets

 

Entrance Fees (Foreign) and How to buy tickets

 

Open on

 

Visiting Hours

 

Attractions

 

Description

Such is the scale of this 30m fall, it can be seen from up to 3km away. The water collects to form a deep pool, significantly enhancing the beauty of the area that is comprised of jungle, the nearby mountain ranges (including the peaks of Makuldeniya and Niyankolais), and the high plain in the west. After the fall, the foaming white river flows via the Radapola tributary into the Kirindi Oya (river). The jungle is home to free-roaming elephants which often encroach on sugarcane plantations.

Things to Buy

 

Manage By

 

Stories with the waterfall

 

 

 

  • Badulla, Sri Lanka

Places Nearby

    • Ravana Ella Falls
      Ravana Ella Falls
    • Kande Ela
      Kande Ela
    • Palliyanrota
    • Kirimethchi
    • Arawakumbura Dunhinda Falls
      Arawakumbura Dunh...
    • Watawala Falls
      Watawala Falls
    • Unagolla Falls
    • Alakolagala Falls
      Alakolagala Falls
    • Aradunu Falls
      Aradunu Falls
    • Dehigala Falls
      Dehigala Falls
    • Papulagala Falls
    • Ravana Falls Upper
      Ravana Falls Uppe...
    • Mana Falls
      Mana Falls
    • Gommolli Kanda
      Gommolli Kanda
    • Alikola Oya North
      Alikola Oya North
    • Gollumpana Falls
    • Kudalu Falls
      Kudalu Falls
    • Ranpuhulan Falls
    • Ranugalla Dunhinda Falls
      Ranugalla Dunhind...
    • Badulla Library M...