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Demodara Nine Arch Bridge

Gotuwala, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 117 7012
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Private Guided Trek to Little Adam's Peak and Nine Arches Bridge
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“arch bridge” (155 reviews)
“tuk tuk” (114 reviews)
“train crossing” (27 reviews)
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Gotuwala, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 117 7012
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"arch bridge"
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"tuk tuk"
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"train crossing"
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"ella station"
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"train times"
in 23 reviews
"adam's peak"
in 74 reviews
"nice walk"
in 61 reviews
"small cafe"
in 17 reviews
"short cut"
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"steep path"
in 11 reviews
"passara road"
in 20 reviews
"sri lanka"
in 54 reviews
"minute walk"
in 17 reviews
"juice"
in 21 reviews
"the main road"
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"be careful"
in 26 reviews
"nice view"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s just a railway bridge, but the most attractive one I’ve seen, and worth the hike there and back (although some people come by tuk tuk). We approached from one side, looking down on it, came along the tracks for close-up views, walked across it...More

Thank Kimmerbellum
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The best way to get there is by a tuk tuk worth to go nice place tuk tuk from where my car dropped of is 600 lkr for up and down the tuk tuk ride could be scary but adventurous climbing slopes.

Thank Domnic R
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This spot is one of the several top most beautiful sights in Sri Lanka - Nine Arch Bridge is floating in the air surrounded by million shades of green trees. The vegetation is so intense you even can’t see how arches touch the ground. Absolute...More

Thank Danny S
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We walked to the bridge following the road out of Ella, and turned off towards resorts with 'Nine Arch' in the name - that's where the clues end! There are two bush tracks leading to the bridge, but neither are signposted. A lady at one...More

1  Thank Tom M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This bridge was quite pretty and worth a visit. It started torrentially raining as we were hiking down to the bridge which was quite precarious and definately shortened our visit, but the walk/ hike there from Little Adam's Peak was nice and I can see...More

Thank CurlySue13
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Nine Arch Bridge is beautiful and definitely worth a visit whilst in Ella. It is a bit tricky to find but we managed to find our way by asking other tourists.

Thank rayn0060
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this trip to the bridge. The walk was nice and comfortable. There are a number of ways to get there from the main road so maybe ask the locals. Some are better and easier than others, as we found. Also really good...More

Thank roblayton
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is definitely a must-see when in Ella. It’s cool to watch the train come from a viewpoint while enjoying a juice or coffee. After the train passes walk (hike) down towards the bridge and I’d recommend walking back to Ella town along the tracks...More

Thank Beccaktravels
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

That’s one of the most beautiful views of railway in Sri Lanka. It’s also considered one of the most beautiful train rides in the world. This bridge was built in 1921 in Ceylon, British colonial era of Sri Lanka and it’s made from stone, bricks...More

Thank Simonest
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took the train from Bandarawela to Ella and then walked to the bridge. The walk was adventures and thoroughly enjoyable. From the station head to the road leading to Passara (B113) and take the pathway next to the forest Dept. Office. Take the path...More

Thank Shehan W
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siostraa
November 15, 2017|
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Response from Grader07 | Reviewed this property |
Try looking up "themanonseat61". Check out the schedules for Sri Lanka...Ella. This will give you times and directions of train passing so within 5-10 minutes of the scheduled times will be very close as Sri Lankan trains... More
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Mayooran N
February 1, 2017|
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Response from nihan954 | Reviewed this property |
No need to hike. The easiest and fastest way to reach there as follows. Take a van and travel towards to "Haliela" (On Badulla main road) and there is a Sign board with 9 arch bridge on your right side. Take that road you... More
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eleise8100
September 21, 2016|
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Response from msvalhalla | Reviewed this property |
Hi, what I would recommend is to take your scooter up to the Newburgh green tea factory in town. just slightly after it take a left turn off the main road, then stay left at the fork and drive down as far as yiu can go and... More
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