Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Kirindi Ella Falls

Kirindi Ella Falls
Kirindi Ella Falls is a waterfall cascading in Ratnapura District, Sri Lanka. Situated in Kuttapitiya village, the fall can be reached by traveling along the Pelmadulla-Kuttapitiya road about 7.8 km distance from the Pelmadulla bus stand.

The fall
The waterfall originates from Kirindi Ela, a stream flowing from the Kuttapitiya Kanda mountain (940 m). The fall is considered to be the 7th tallest waterfalls in Sri Lanka with a drop of 116 m (Abeyawardana, 2002).

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Attribution
1) Kirindi Ella Water fall- Rathnapura District, Sri Lanka 08 by WMKKalhara is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
2) Kirindi Ella Water fall- Rathnapura District, Sri Lanka 07 by WMKKalhara is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
3) Kirindi Ella Water fall- Rathnapura District, Sri Lanka 03 by WMKKalhara is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0
 
References
1) Abeyawardana, H.A.P., 2002. Heritage of Sabaragamuwa: Major natural, cultural and historic sites. Sabaragamuwa Development Bank and The Central Bank of Sri Lanka. ISBN: 955-575-077-7. p.24.

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