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Olu fall / Oolu fall

a. Name of the waterfall : Olu fall / Oolu fall

b. Location
1. District : Kegalle
2. Nearest Town : Yatiyantota

c. Height : 200m (656ft)* - 5th highest in SL
[* with available data sources.]

d. Introduction in brief :

Olu fall is considered as the 5th highest fall in Sri Lanka. Since it was formed with a branch of WeOya stream a tributary of Kelani River, Olu fall was considered as the highest fall in Kelani River. The fall is consisted with a number of cascades. Since the Ytiyantota –seaforth road is crossed the stream in the middle; the fall is expanded to the both side of the bridge.

e. Routes :
1. Colombo -> Yatiyantota (A7) -> Seaforth road -> Malalpola-> Amanawala
2. Nawalapitiya-> Seaforth -> Amanawala


f. Road condition : Can be managed by a van.


g. Special Notes :

1. Ask directions from villagers for safe bathing places. Be extra careful on bathing in unknown places.



h. My visits :
1 December 2009

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