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Address: Kudawella, Dikwella, Sri Lanka

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you have to go in the right time....! or you will see nothing...

we went before and we saw it but when we go this time we didnt see anything at all..... so when you are visiting hummanaya timing is very important....!!

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
Gimhani B
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

we went before and we saw it but when we go this time we didnt see anything at all..... so when you are visiting hummanaya timing is very important....!!

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bucharest
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Calm and spectacular place, but not a must see... do not go in the middle of the day! No drinking water, no food, no toilette around!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Interesting, but not something that you cannot miss. You need to walk up on a slopy path through a fishing village with a lot of dried fish, pineapple stands and very kind locals selling. The trip upwards is worth just as much as the blowhole itself. Don't stand on lowest level if you are afraid of getting soaking wet !!:)

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We needed to wait 15 minutes for a real blow. But it was worth waiting - the photos are spectacular.

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Magog, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Our guides warned us that the ocean was somewhat calm. People that we crossed leaving said they saw nothing. Since we were there we took a change. Spent about 30 minutes and saw a few bursts but nothing spectacular.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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119 reviews 119 reviews
40 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The steps are not great but I paid 250 rupees as a foreigner so it was well worth this and the ocean is beautiful. Great view. You can buy food along the way as in snacks and ice cream...

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Aarhus, Denmark
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

this is waste of time, but if you are anyhow close to this 'attraction' then go. if was suggested by our driver and we accepted - before entering we had a very nice and fresh juice at the shop - this was maybe the best with this attraction.

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Antalya
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

It is just a frustration. Watch you tube film and decide all the way come and climb up. When you park people ask money. You don't get ticket but pay 250 rupees... Money collected I suppose goes with the man. If a stormy weather maybe some spectacular scenery....

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Too much time lost for NOTHING!!! I went in bike and spend almost 2 hours to find the place and when I arrived there payed 250 rupees for to see a normal view because the winter don't was enough to see the water.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

After our tuk tuk driver suggested this a few times, we decided to stop in there. Drove through a very dodgy-feeling neighbourhood which was super wet and muddy after the overnight rain. This area seriously reeked of dead dog and garbage. The dogs were in fact some of the worst I'd seen in Sri Lanka. We parked the tuk tuk... More 

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