Bambarakanda Falls, Kalupahana

Bambarakanda Falls is the tallest waterfall in Sri Lanka. With a height of 263m, it ranks as the 299th highest waterfall in the world. Situated in Kalupahana in the Badulla District, this waterfall is 5 km away from the A4 Highway. The waterfall was formed by Kuda Oya, which is a branch of the Walawe River. The Bambarakanda Falls can be found in a forest of pine trees.
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  • Yes, this is the tallest waterfall. The access road is 5 km away from the Colombo - Badulla main road. If you are traveling from Colombo, turn left at Kalupahana small town. There's a huge sign board....  more »
  • The water fall is 790 Ft in hight is the highest in sri lanka.You have to drive about 6 kms on a narrow bendy road to reach the fall.Once the motorble road is over you have to walk about 600 m to...  more »
  • Tallest water fall in srilanka,Amazing view About 4km to the ticket counter from Kalupahana junction. Better to travel using small vehicles (car,van).Small single door buses can also go but it is really difficult and will block the road
  • This is highest waterfall in the Sri Lanka. Just 4 km from kalupahana junction. Nice view mainly in rainy season and on dry season there‚Äôs small water flow. The road is narrow and go with van, small lorry, small buses safely. Then you have to buy tickets to visit waterfall and you can go very close to the fall and there is safe watching area for visitors. And can bath safely. But very close to the waterfall which water falling place is very depth and be safe. Very clean place and you have to keep clean this place for future. And behind the waterfall you have road to visit top of the waterfall but little difficult journey.
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