Bomburu-Ella falls (also known as Perawella falls) is the widest waterfall in Sri Lanka. It is 50 Meters (165 feet) high and situated in Nuwara Eliya district. Its one of the most amazing waterfall in Nuwara Eliya. The road is in good condition up to the village where you start the mini hike to reach the waterfall.
The walk to the waterfall base requires a bit of a mini hike and climb, But the breathtaking views and the cool weather prevents you from feeling any tiredness at all. Once you reach the top, the waterfall is magnificent. You can rest, have a picnic and take a bath if you wish. Camping at this location is prohibited by the relevant government authorities of Sri Lanka.
There were enough parking spaces also at the starting point of the mini hike
Waters of Bomburu Ella has been diverted to a powerhouse in that area and also for cultivation purposes
Location: Nuwara Eliya District
Open Hours: 24 hours
Distance: From Nuwara Eliya Town 14KM & Approximately 26 Minutes. You have to come along in Nuwara Eliya – Welimada road and turn left from Rendapola junction