Hike up the third tallest mountain in Sri Lanka; Thotupola Kanda; a summit with a legendary story behind its name and be enchanted by the picturesque verdant views from the summit.
According to legend, the nature trail was believed to be landing site for the Ravana, Hanuman and Sita from the Indian Epic The Ramayana. Located roughly 2.5 km from Horton Plains, hike up the mountain prior or post your trek to Horton Plains National Park.
The Ramayana Story states that Hanuman, Ravana and Sita landed in Sri Lanka on this summit.
Hikers with an average level of fitness can complete the hike in 1 hour.
Fairly easy to climb, the level of difficultly can be classified as ‘medium’.
Combine a hike to Thothupola Kanda with a trek to Horton Plains.
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