How many waterfalls are there in sri Lanka ?

Dinera . Posted in Environment 1800 2 Comments

I would appreciate if somebody can answer my question. I need to know how many waterfalls we have in Sri Lanka ? Thanks.

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  1. There are 51 water falls in Sri Lanka which are more 10 m or more in hight. Bambarakanda falls which is 263m high is the tallest water fall in Sri Lanka. It is the world 299th highest water fall in the world.

    Following is the list in alphabetical order.
    1. Aberdeen Falls – 98m
    2. Ahupini Alla – 10m
    3. Alakola Falls – 60m
    4. Baker’s Falls – 20m
    5. Bambarakanda Falls – 263m
    6. Bomburu Alla
    7. Bopath Ella Falls – 30m
    8. Delta Falls – 60m
    9. Dessford Falls – 20m
    10. Devon Falls – 97m
    11. Diyaluma Falls – 220m
    12. Doovili Ella – 40m
    13. Dunhinda Falls – 63m
    14. Elgin Falls – 25m
    15. Galboda Alla – 30m
    16. Galdola Falls – 100m
    17. Garandi Alla – 100m
    18. Gartmore Falls – 20m
    19. Glain Falls – 10m
    20. Handapan Alla – 200m
    21. Handun Alla – 30m
    22. Hunnas Falls – 60m
    23. Kalupahana Falls – 10m
    24. Kirindi Ella – 116m
    25. Kothmale Mahakandura Falls – 10m
    26. Kurunduoya Falls – 206m
    27. Laxapana Falls – 129m
    28. Lihinihela Ella – 200m
    29. Lovers Leap – 30m
    30. Madanagiri Falls – 70m
    31. Mahakandura Falls – 120m
    32. Manawela Falls – 22m
    33. Mannakethi Ellla – 60m
    34. Mapanana Falls – 148m
    35. Nakkawaita Falls – 100m
    36. Nanuoya Falls – 60m
    37. Okandagala Falls – 63m
    38. Oolu Ella – 200m
    39. Peessa Ella
    40. Puna Falls – 100m
    41. Pundalu Oya Falls – 100m
    42. Ramboda Falls – 109m
    43. Rathna Falls – 101m
    44. Ravana Falls – 25m
    45. Rawan Ella
    46. Sampath Ella
    47. St. Clair’s Falls – 80m
    48. Seetha Kotuwa Falls – 60m
    49. Sri Pada Falls – 75m
    50. Yaka Andu Ella – 60m
    51. Windsor Forest Falls – 10m

  2. janaka says:

    There are over 430 listed waterfalls out of which 270 waterfalls with a height of 10m or more. Probably many more which the height has not being published. For the full list you may refer to Waterfalls of Sri Lanka indexed by Height

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