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Thotupola mountain hike

Thotupola mountain is one of the highest among top ten. It will take a half a day to climb and... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Nilmini P
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must experience forest trail

So if you are going here, please make sure to get there as early as 6-7 am. We made the mistake of... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Horton Plains National Park, Ohiya 90168, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Thotupola mountain is one of the highest among top ten. It will take a half a day to climb and sightseeing . There is a different plant habitat and many more to see. We can see lot of mountains at the top. One of the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Nilmini P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

So if you are going here, please make sure to get there as early as 6-7 am. We made the mistake of getting there later (mid day) and it was all misty. Though the forest trail was very enjoyable when we were heading to the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Roshie31
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We started the climb around 11am and whether was great but better be prepared since it can change without any notices so better be prepared and once you reach to the summit it's breath taking 360 degree views hope you will love it too

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank SampathL10
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Thitupola kanda is like 2 Km hike from the carb park You have can start the hike easily from Horton plains

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Thenuka T
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Quite close to the entrance gate and is one of the more easier hikes to the 3rd highest mountain in Sri Lanka. Walking through the bushes in the mist is an absolutely amazing expireince. But its too bad that there is no realy view at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Eshan G
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Easy hike, but views are stunning once you got in to on top of Thotupola Kanda which is the third highest mountain in Sri Lanka.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sanjaya R
Reviewed 28 February 2016

its not hard at all. it has a perfect trail and very beautiful view of hortan plains entrance and other area. Leapod activities are much higher . but its so hard to spot one.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank 216charithag
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Amazing and serene. This trail is very peaceful and beautiful. You will see some rare birds like the Dull Blue Flycatcher, Sri Lanka Whistling Thrush etc. Also you will see the rare horned lizard found in Horton Plains. If you are lucky you might get...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank rajivwelikala
Reviewed 22 October 2015

not a difficult hike , slippery and wet conditions are there but that is part of what makes it what it is. there is no great view when you are at the summit point so don't be dissapointed , the fun is in the hike...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank thekajja
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Thotupola Kanda is having a historical value in a way people think that this place has used by king Ravana to land his Dadumonaraya (a vehicle that can fly). Train starts few hundred meters from the Pattipola entry gate of Horton Plains. Trail is around...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Vidula H
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