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Rathna Falls Waterfall

  Province Central
  District Kandy
  Nearest Town Hasalaka
  Total height 101 m (331 ft)
  Number of drops -
  Watercourse -
  Island Height Ranking -

Introduction

The 101m fall is the highest in the Kandy region and the stream that serves it irrigates the paddy fields of the surrounding villages.

Gigantic water fall having three parts and very close to the 53km post along the above A-5 trunk road. The first part is above the road in the jungle (100m), second part is close to the road (3m) and the third part (100m) is below the road.

Traveler should descend to the "Ramboda basin", where the famous "Ramboda Inn" situated from where he can see the whole fall. When we were there the upper part was covered with a fog and what you see in the picture was the third part. If look carefully, one can notice a bus on the bridge over the A-5 road at the top of the photo.