Badulla is one of the most beautiful cities in the Uva province of Sri Lanka. It is about 220 Km away from Colombo going through Haputhale and Bandarawela. Badulla district is an area which is full of natural scenic beauty.
Badulla is accessible by bus, train,car,taxi or by plane. A journey by train to Badulla is a major attraction,that takes about 12 hours. It goes through railway stations like Demodara,Pattipola, Ohia and Idalgashinna and offers the commuters beautiful scenery of the upcountry. The trains are with observation saloons and can be booked beforehand.
Situated in the hill country, Badulla District has a fair climatic condition. As the result, Badulla has a major attraction in its cold weather for most parts of the year. Badulla has cities like Haputale, Diyathalawa, Welimada, Bandarawela and Ella nearby. They are some of the most popular destinations for both local and foreign travelers in Sri Lanka.
Travelers who prefer to travel by road can visit Muthiyangana Vihara, one of the most famous Buddhist temple in Badulla.
A major attraction in Badulla is having two spectacular water falls of Sri Lanka.They are Rawana Ella and Dunhinda. Old Bogoda Wood Bridge, Demodara are some other places worth watching.
Badulla has plenty of accommodation in hotels at affordable prices.
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