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2019
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16
2019
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Nine Arch Bridge

A Colonial-Era Engineering Masterpiece

Stroll along the ancient rail tracks leading up to the famous engineering marvel, the Nine Arch Bridge. The 100-year old bridge is located between Demodara and Ella rail stations.

Half Day Excursion

The Nine Arch Bridge is less than a 40-minute drive from our resort. A short hike from Ella Railway Station through narrow downhill paths, the bridge is a must-visit. Built by P.K. Appuhami, a Ceylonese constructor, the bridge is made entirely of stone and cement and is a great example of a colonial-era railway structure in Sri Lanka.

Total Length of the Bridge

The Nine Arch Bridge measures to a total length of 91.44 m (300 feet).

Total Height of the Bridge

The bridge stands at a height of 24.38 m (80 feet).

Number of Arches

Made of stone and concrete, the bridge has nine arches.

Travel Distance

The bridge is located 2.5 km from Anasa Wellness Resort.

Explore the beauty and charm of Sri Lanka’s most treasured gems. Book your excursion today.

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