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  My heartiest thanks to Mr. Kirigalpoththa for organizing the hike =D
   Location : Lower Ohiya - Sri Lanka

11 comments

  1. This has come up very well! Waiting to see more :D

    Hope little Vethmi had a good time too.

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  2. i envy!
    Looks like some place in kerala(my state in India).Awaiting more pics from the trip...

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  3. This is Haldummulla, halatuthenna. The road towards the bambarakanda falls and Devil's Staircase. Am I correct? If it is the place, there is a off-road bike-track down their :-)

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  4. Thanks for your lovely comments all!

    @K,
    Thanks, but I think I need more practice in landscape photography.

    She sure did! You saw how thrilled she was right? =D

    @MD,
    Yes, there are some similarities with Kerala and Sri Lanka. I have seen lots of pictures of Kerala (I have tons of friends from there too ..lol) . Even we get appam /idiappam and wada in Sri Lanka, only difference is we call it appa , idiappa and wade here … =D

    @Vanni,
    No machan, this is the road leads you to Worlds End Lodge. After you turned from Kalupahana junction at Haputhale (A4 rd). I think Kirigalpoththa can confirm on this =D

    @Amila,
    Dreams can come true! Please contact Mr. Kirigalpoththa …. lol

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  5. Hi anjana,
    I didn't know we r so similar.i thought kerala was the only place in the world where appam and idiappam are available!! tons of mallu friends??tired of mallus? :-)

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  6. I don't remember a place like this. but then again, I didn't have a chance to go to worlds end after I got my camera lol

    you should really visit lipton's seat and adisham bungalow, if you haven't already. it's pretty amazing.

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  7. Beautiful! I'm waiting for more pictures from your excursion, too...
    I wish I could have been there, too :)

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  8. Anjana/Vanni,
    This is not the road to Bamabarakanda Falls / Ohiya starting at Kalupahana junction. But this road meets A4 at a point further 3-4km towards Haldummulla, (but before the bazaar). I think it is known as Walhaputhenna,Haldummulla. This road leads you up to world’s End Lodge of Meeriyatenna, Lower Ohiya (Pahala Ohiya). Also the same road takes a round trip through the village (Weerakongama) and joins the road to Bamabarakanda Falls.

    Halatutenna Road is further towards Haldummulla and you have to take a right turn while traveling towards Haputhale. But of course from this point you can see most of the area of Haldummulla and beyond..

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  9. @Ninz,
    So now you know it .. :D no I never get tired with friends ;)

    @Jayaruwan,
    That’s what I told you, we cannot throw away the kit lenses in this part of the world. It came pretty handy at this time for me =D
    Cool! thanks for the info bro!

    @Silent,
    Thanks for your comment.

    @Frieda,
    Thanks for your comment. hope you gonna like the rest of the photos of the hike.

    @K,
    Ohh, shame on me …lol

    Even after visiting the place still I cannot remember anything …. hehe

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