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Kurusa Palliya(Shrine of the Holy Cross), Thoduwawa Beach and Thaniwella Devalaya

Kurusa Palliya(Shrine of the Holy Cross), Thoduwawa Beach and Thaniwella Devalaya

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It was drizzling in the morning but we hoped and prayed the day to become a sunny one. The long awaited journey to the Chilaw began around 5.30 from Ganemulla. We used shortcuts to get to the Ja-ela on A4 road. The weather seems to be fine beyond this point and it gave us hope to have a great journey. Till we reach Marawila we didn’t stop else where.

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Jeep Track from Bambarakanda to Ohiya, a must do for the adventure seeker

Jeep Track from Bambarakanda to Ohiya, a must do for the adventure seeker

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We started the much awaited trip to Bambarakanda on the 30th April from Colombo, and proceeded towards Ratnapura, where we stopped and got hold of some essential items for the journey. It was a nice and a sunny morning and we weren’t in a hurry as our plan for the day was to reach Bambarakanda and stay the day at the Bambarakanda rest.

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Exploring lost memories in 15 years back

Exploring lost memories in 15 years back

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Guys let’s have a cup of tea while loading our lungs with cool & fresh breath from the land of the finest Ceylon tea. Being obeying the “Nade Guru”, the vehicle was parked at a village café. We were moving towards Nuwara eliya from Colombo in this morning.

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Uthurupauwa Temple, Ibbankatuwa Ancient Burial Site, Kandalama Tank

Uthurupauwa Temple, Ibbankatuwa Ancient Burial Site, Kandalama Tank

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We began our journey from Kadawatha and on our way after passing Gokarella we saw a sign board indicating Uthurupauwa Temple on the left side of the road on our way to Dambulla. As the signboard said it was a ancient temple done by King Devanampiyathissa we were bit excited to visit the place.

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Ohiya – Kalupahana Jeep Track ( Devils Staircase | Devils Road )

Ohiya – Kalupahana Jeep Track ( Devils Staircase | Devils Road )

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We started the journey from Boralanda and traveled through Boralanda – Ohiya Road which was an interesting drive; road was in good condition most of the time and for few kilometers there is a nice drive through turpentine forest.

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Dondra Head Lighthouse (161ft) | The Highest lighthouse in Asia

Dondra Head Lighthouse (161ft) | The Highest lighthouse in Asia

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This is a continuation of another trip and the original trip is to Deniyaya and on the way back we stayed the night at Unawatuna and in the morning we discussed about the plan for the day and one crew member suggest we go to to Dondra Lighthouse and we accepted it. I was so happy cause Me and my wife went to Point Pedro the furthest point of Sri Lanka from north and now we were going to visit most southern point of Sri Lanka.

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Trincomalee, Nilaveli, Koneswaram, Lovers leap Travelogue

Trincomalee, Nilaveli, Koneswaram, Lovers leap Travelogue

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This was a very long trip and we drove 1200Km in 4 days First we went to Katharagama and Then Nuwaraeliya and then Trincomalee. So i have started route map from Nuwaraeliya. Road condition is very good till you pass Habarana but there are some road constructions going on Kantale to Trinco… Specially they are straitening the “Yaka Wanguwa”.

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Puttalam – Kalpitiya Travelogue

Puttalam – Kalpitiya Travelogue

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Last day of our trip we planned to visit Kalpitiya and Bathlangunduwa. We were so tired and got up late and started the journey around 8.30AM. It took lot of time as the Puttalam – Anuradhapura (A12) is under construction.

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Mannar and Talei Mannar Travelogue

Mannar and Talei Mannar Travelogue

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We started our journey around 12.30 AM and continuously drove up to Puttalam it was 2.45AM when we arrived Puttalam. From Puttalam there were 2 roads to go to Talei Mannar. Short one goes through Willpattu but it need a 4×4 vehicle and the other one through Madawachiya and joins A14 road.

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