Scenic Drives in Sri Lanka

There are some great scenic drives in the central hills of Sri Lanka. This list includes the best of those. You can travel most of the roads using public Bus. But to enjoy the most it is good to hire a car and driver. Also, most roads are now in a much better state.

Kandy - Mahiyanganaya 18 bend road
Road to MahiyanganaWhere115km from Colombo (Kandy)
Time2 hours 30 min
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AttractionsMahiyanganaya Valley
Kandy - Mahiyanganaya Raja Mawatha
Randenigala DamWhere115km from Colombo (Kandy)
Time3 hours
Directionsmap link
AttractionsRandenigala Dam, Victoria Dam
Ella - Wellawaya road
The Ella Gap view towards the South Coast, Sri LankaWhere210km from Colombo (Ella)
Time1 hour
Directionsmap link
AttractionsRawana Falls
Wellawaya - Beragala road
DSC00905Where180km from Colombo (Beragala)
Time1 hour 30 min
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AttractionsDiyaluma Falls
Hatton - Nuwara Eliya road
Devon fallsWhere120km from Colombo (Hatton)
Time1 hour 30 min
Directionsmap link
AttractionsDevon Falls, St. Clair Falls
Maskeliya - Balangoda road via Bogawantalawa
Sri Pada 08Where135km from Colombo (Maskeliya)
Time3 hours
Directionsmap link
AttractionsMaussakelle Reservoir

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