Scenic Hike to Wangedigala

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Wangedigala and Wangedigala mountain is located in a beautiful village called Kalupahana. The name Wangedigala is the Sinhala (Language) name for “Pestle”. It is given the name Wangedigala (Pestle) because the top of the mountain looks like a Pestle. Wangedigala and Wangedigala Mountain are two different peaks where most locals and as well as Tourist hikers consider as the same peak. Wangedigala is a rock platform on the left side of the mountain that resembles a stage area and offers exquisite view of the surrounding area.


Hiking through the Pine forest of Wangedigala, hikers will experience the beauty of mountain ranges around them and breathtaking sceneries of Bambarakanda Fall and Lanka Fall which are falling from the neighbour mountain of Wangedigala. Hikers will get to cross Bambarakanda Falls from a rope bridge which will also be an exciting experience.


While enjoying the terrains of mountain Wangedigala, hikers will require to climb on steep mountain slopes covered with Pine needles. Extra care should be exercised as this can become slippery when dry.

The package will be started after a warmly welcome from the starting point of the hike where the trail begins to the Wangedigala Mountain. Passing the wired bridge and village area around the Kalupahana village. The mountain trail will be within a forest area and more grassland covered environment until high elevations are reached. Hiking along the path the whole area can be seen beside the mountain range and Bambarakanda falls also can be seen from a different angle.


After hiking along the grasslands the pines forest area is reached and the summit of Wangedigala can be reached. Hiking within the rocky stones within a slight forest area the summit of Wangedigala can be reached. The whole area of Kalupahana and distant areas of the province and Horton Plains can be seen from this area. Having a resting time after the hike the trail along the Wangedigala mountain range can be reached. The distant Bambarakanda falls can be seen clearly.


The nature on top of the mountain range if different from the nature witnessed along the hiking trail with different species of insects and wildlife. After the lunch, we will descend back to the starting point along the hiking path we hiked to reach the summit and you can have a fresh bath and change in the guesthouse.


You can have a free time to enjoy the around the Bambarakanda falls at distant, have an evening cup of tea and end the day with an adventurous spirit.

PACKAGE INCLUDING:

  • * Entrance fee
  • * Welcome drink
  • * Packet lunch
  • * Evening tea
  • * Changing Rooms
  • * Professional hiker / guide
  • * Photography during the hike (*required minimum 20 members)


PACKAGE EXCLUDING:

  • * Beverages and Alcohol
  • * First-aid
  • * Transport


CUSTOMER MUST BRING:

  • * Walking shoes, clothing suitable for hiking and water activities, rain coats, personal things with a small backpack.
  • * Personal first aid kit.
  • * A Dettol antiseptic bottle for leaches. (You can buy in any Pharmacy)


OTHER INFORMATION:

  • * You can leave your baggage's / personal things at the guesthouse.
  • * Meals are provided assuming customers are non-vegetarians.
  • * Guests who are between 12 & 6 half a rate will be charged. Those who are below 6 can walk in free.
  • * Increasing the number of participants will reduce the total cost for one person.

We will provide transportation only if the customer requested.


  • A/C Car

Maximum number of passengers allowed to a car is 3/4 persons.

  • Toyota Caravan (A/C or non-A/C)

Maximum number of passengers allowed to a van is 10/11 persons.

  • Toyota Hiace Van (A/C or non-A/C)

Maximum number of passengers allowed to a van is 14/15 persons.

  • Toyota Coaster Bus

Maximum number of passengers allowed to a van is 24/25 persons.


DISTANCE TO MEEMURE:

  • * From Colombo - 180 km
  • * From Negombo - 214 km
  • * From Kandy - 114 km
  • * From Haputale - 24 km


FOR YOUR INFORMATION:
* Rapid Adventures Team will not take responsibility for the damage that occur during the activity to your smart devices.
* Make sure you have your own health insurance.
* At every time customer MUST OBEY the rules and guidance given by Rapid Adventures team.
* Since this is a hike and a camping, customer must not expect luxury facilities.
* Sri Lankan Government Regulations – No plants, animals live or dead remove from any sites are STRICTLY PROHIBITED.
* Personal effects for warm, windy, cold and rainy conditions have to be carried by clients.
* Customer has to pay a non-refundable half payment BEFORE 15 DAYS.
* Rest of the payment MUST BE PAID on or before the starting day.

WHY US?
* Our customer satisfaction and safety is our first priority.
* We will make remarkable memories.
* Friendly customer care.
* Well experience and professional staff.
* You can satisfy with what you pay for us.
* Well qualified for years and we win over the customer’s faith.

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