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Gotuwala, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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We (10 people) went to Ella by Nightmail train from Colombo fort. it took around 12 hours to travel from Fort to Ella by that train. We got on to the train around 7.45pm and got off from ella around 7.30am in the next morning....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank don_rukshan
Reviewed 2 days ago

good hike upto the bridge. should definety visit if u r in ella. check the train times before you go.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pasindu D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Use the road just after u pass the mini adams peak entrace to go to nine arches. Th bridge is huge and so many people turn up during train times. There is this small shop that gives a birdes eye view of train coming through...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 245mohamedn
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must do when you visit Ella and the bridge and view is super . The location and travel is an experience and if you d the train go by or travel by train via ella station that's great . A must do for all.

Date of experience: January 2019
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just opposite of the entrance to little Adams peak is the entrance to a short hiking trail through the forest ending at the view point to 9 arches bridge. The view point is great and not as crowded as the bridge itself. The way through...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Y434SNsimoneb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an awesome site, the overall picture of this old bridge and the surrounding jungle. So many people though! Have to admit that my choice of access points was poor. I used maps to guide my scooter in to someone's private property, however they weren't...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JMK_The_Wanderer
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The bridge itself is quite nice, especially when viewing it from the bottom. We waited till a train came as we thought that it might be very beautiful, however it is not really special at all. If nothing to do and people have to kill...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Schomo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took the main road out of Ella towards Little Adams Peak. There’s a dirt track path on the left side of the road that takes you through a lovely forest and leads you all the way to the tracks. The bridge is pretty impressive,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wipeitonthecat
Reviewed 5 days ago

Walk to bridge is great (Tuk-tuk available as well Rs. 200). Bridge is just fine. There is slippery trek down to the tracks if you like, else watch from top. Lots of crowd on the tracks. Many hotels and restaurants have train time tables so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ashish1
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came to the bridge from Little Adam´s Peak - there´s a shortcut between them. The bridge is nice but it was really crowded, many people (sometimes around noon) on or under the bridge taking pictures which was probably partly because of the fact that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kichu L
December 9, 2018|
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Response from 298annabels | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are lots of guest houses on the hill and a few villas. I believe one of them is called nine arch view.
November 15, 2017|
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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