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Thotupola Kanda Nature Trail

Horton Plains National Park, Ohiya 90168, Sri Lanka
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We started the climb around 11am and whether was great but better be prepared since it can change... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2017
Sampath L
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One of summits in central highlands of Sri Lanka 🇱🇰

Thitupola kanda is like 2 Km hike from the carb park You have can start the hike easily from Horton... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2016
Thenuka T
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Horton Plains National Park, Ohiya 90168, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

We started the climb around 11am and whether was great but better be prepared since it can change without any notices so better be prepared and once you reach to the summit it's breath taking 360 degree views hope you will love it too

Thank Sampath L
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Thitupola kanda is like 2 Km hike from the carb park You have can start the hike easily from Horton plains

1  Thank Thenuka T
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Quite close to the entrance gate and is one of the more easier hikes to the 3rd highest mountain in Sri Lanka. Walking through the bushes in the mist is an absolutely amazing expireince. But its too bad that there is no realy view at...More

Thank Eshan G
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Easy hike, but views are stunning once you got in to on top of Thotupola Kanda which is the third highest mountain in Sri Lanka.

Thank Sanjaya R
Reviewed February 27, 2016

its not hard at all. it has a perfect trail and very beautiful view of hortan plains entrance and other area. Leapod activities are much higher . but its so hard to spot one.

Thank Charitha G
Reviewed February 2, 2016

Amazing and serene. This trail is very peaceful and beautiful. You will see some rare birds like the Dull Blue Flycatcher, Sri Lanka Whistling Thrush etc. Also you will see the rare horned lizard found in Horton Plains. If you are lucky you might get...More

Thank rajivwelikala
Reviewed October 22, 2015

not a difficult hike , slippery and wet conditions are there but that is part of what makes it what it is. there is no great view when you are at the summit point so don't be dissapointed , the fun is in the hike...More

Thank thekajja
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Thotupola Kanda is having a historical value in a way people think that this place has used by king Ravana to land his Dadumonaraya (a vehicle that can fly). Train starts few hundred meters from the Pattipola entry gate of Horton Plains. Trail is around...More

Thank Vidula H
Reviewed August 20, 2014

This hike is only 4 km RT from the trail head and pretty much easy. The trail continuously climbs until the peak through dense forests. This is Sri Lanka's 3rd highest mountain and doing it in 2 km is so awesome right? Do not think,...More

3  Thank AmranAthas
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