Situated in the steep pine forested slopes of Badulla District, a mere 5m from the A4 highway; Bambarakanda originates from Kuda Oya, a branch of the Walawe River. The tallest is the Bambarakande Falls which cascades down metres like liquid light. Nothing can be compared to trekking through beautiful landscapes. The moon about to hide behind mountains: The weather in the area is quite dynamic and thick mist is not uncommon in the afternoons. Hiking guide to the crest of Bambarakanda Falls Trail Difficulty: Road construction work is underway and hopefully the road will become better soon.
The moon about to hide behind mountains: Pass over a bridge before a light climb through a patch of pines. Beach Getaway 07 Nights 07 Nights. You can get quite close to these giant squirrels as they are so used to the visitors Copyright Lakdasun. Scenic outlook on Lanka Ella trail from Bambarakanda rest 4wd trail to Horton plains from Bambarakanda gives you the opportunity to enjoy some of the best hill country landscapes of Sri Lanka and will push your vehicle to the limits as you pass hair pin bends exceeding 15 degrees gradient. The area is a great spot for photography and picnics. Bambarakanda rest — Windows opening to the breath-taking view of Bambarakanda falls.
From November through February chances of rain is very high. Bambarakanda Holiday Resort which is located overlooking the Bambarakanda fall is the only holiday resort close to the falls.
The water falls down from a high rock on to others and adds beauty to this fall.
Best months to visit Bambarakanda are from March through May. During this period the chance of rain is very low but water is plentiful in streams and waterfalls.
The weather in the area is quite dynamic and thick mist is not uncommon in the afternoons. Pass over a bridge before a bammbarakanda climb through a patch of pines.
Lakpura LLC Sit back relax and enjoy your holiday to the very best. These four waterfalls are fairly easy to trek. Take the right at 50m into the pine area to reach the base.
Bambarakanda waterfall is the tallest waterfall of Sri Lanka and is in Haldummulla. There is few accommodation facilities available close to Bambarakanda falls.
You can get quite close to these giant squirrels as they are so used to the visitors. Be the first to review this listing! Trail to this point from the Bambarakanda rest is short climb along pines covered mountain side. This fall is far away from the main road and the turning point is Kalupahana Junction Km from Colombo and is the closest main road to fall. Bambarakande is taller than the famous Diyaluma falls which is only metres but thought to be the tallest waterfall in Sri Lanka.
June to September tends to be a dry season in the area; and the falls get much less water. From there it goes to Samanala Wewa, meaning the valley of butterflies.
Turn right m down the main road, onto the footpath leading to the base of the falls. Bambarakanda has a trail available for interested hikers to climb to the top of the falls. Mist covered Bambarkanda Falls. It is in this area that the water is collected when there are showers and flows down along tributaries down the mountain slopes.
This 5 Km is waterflal narrow road a Car, Van or light vehicle can take you closer to the fall. Rainfall sends a large volume of water hurtling down the precipitous edges of the highland mass.
Even with basic facilities the location makes it the most attractive accommodation option.
Good hotels and residencies are available at Belihul Oya which is close to Bambarakanda 10Km There are some more waterfalls close to Bambarakanda falls. Travelling to this place is not easy as to the other falls of Sri Lanka.
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The area is a great spot for photography and picnics. Lanka ella falls, Uduwara falls, waterfall on top of Bambarakanda falls and Nagadowa falls. Top of Bambarakanda Falls Total Length: Water comes from a tributary from Horton plains.
They are also beautiful but not taller and famous as Bambarakanda. Extra care should be exercised as this can become slippery when dry. Several mini falls could be seen.