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Diyaluma Falls

Address: Beragala-Wellawaya Road, Koslanda, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Koslanda
Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We made a detour from Wellawaya in our rental car and were not disappointed. The waterfall is beautiful! It's a quiet place, so you can enjoy a picknick without being bothered by local people or crowds of touristst. On this topic we read other comments of other people who made a walk to the top of the falls. When you... More 

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The Diyaluma falls are well worth seeing in all seasons but are incredibly powerful and dramatic after seasonal rains. The local environment is very beautiful and it is wonderful to watch the water crashing down on to the rocks with a backcloth of trees and mountains. A bridge at the foot of the falls is a very popular tourist stopping... More 

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India
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Catch the infrequent bus from Haputale to the bottom of the waterfall (bridge) and then ask locals directions (and keep asking and asking) for the path to the waterfall. Eventually you will pass through a rubber factory, some local homes and farmland, from there you go straight up the hillside following an overgrown and indistinct path. about a 40 minute... More 

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Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a really a marvel of mother nature . Great view .Jungle behind the waterfall .It is about 10 minutes walk from Diyaluma falls inn. love the climate .sensational climate.Had a wonderful time over there

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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67 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I have passed by this water fall many times & am sad to see it at this state as it is approx 10% of what it used to be. The food / tea kiosk at the bridge are far from clean. We managed to patronize a restaurant approx 400 meters down the road towards Wellawaya which had a clean toilet... More 

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Dehiwela, null, Sri Lanka
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The picture shown is definitely not of Diyaluma. I am having my adventure treks to this place more that 10 times a year, and therefore can vouch for the inaccuracy. TASK ADVENTURE organizes treks to upper diyaluma with or without an abseiling point before the exact point that the fall is shooting its water cannon to the ground which is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Very beautiful waterfall that will make you go wow specially during the rainy season. Truly a marvel of mother nature. Good place to have a bath as well

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153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Even in the dry season, when we were there, these falls are very special. The drop is 220 meters and when the falls reach the road, they flow in many directions over large boulders.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

The waterfall offers really great views both from the bottom and the top. It's not an easy walk but it is worth it, especialy because you can take an awesome bath in the pools at the top. Definitely recommend it!

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Dublin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Good fun to climb to the top pool where you can take a dip with the locals. Its a bit of a scramble to the top but its worth it.

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