Nearby Places

Short Video of Nearby Places

Riverston Tower excursion from the wind gap or “Hulang Kapolla”

Exactly 1 km from the resort at the 26th km post on the main road is Riverston junction where the car park and the start of the most visited and […]

Pitawala Patana and Mini World’s End

Pitawala Patana or Pitawala thenna plain is the second largest plain in Sri Lanka next to Horton Plains in Nuwara Eliya. About 8km or about a 20 minutes’ drive from […]

Sera Ella

From the resort it’s a 19km drive which takes about 45 minutes to reach due to the turn off from the main road is under renovation […]

Thelgamu Oya

A vehicle ride of 20- to 30 minutes through the spectacular main Riverston road takes you to the famous bathing places of Thelgamu Oya. The water so clear and pure with an endemic fish variety “Galpandiya” can be seen. This fish is known to be found only in the streams of the knuckles range. A comfortable fish therapy free of charge when you dip your feet into the water, revitalizes and refreshes you after a natural eco bath in this cold stream.[…]

Kaluganga Reservoir

From the resort is a 27km drive down the picturesque main road running amidst jungle about a 60 minutes drive is The Kaluganga Reservoir. The Kalu Ganga Dam is a […]

Moragahakanda Reservoir

From the resort is a 36km drive which takes about an hour and fifteen minutes drive down the picturesque main road running amidst jungle is The Moragahakanda Reservoir. From The […]

Wasgamuwa National Safari Park

Approximate time to travel to Wasgomuwa National Park from The Riverston Grand is about 75 minutes or one hour and fifteen minutes at a distance of 48km.The road is carpeted […]


The other popular excursion is a trip to Mahiyanganaya which can be done the same day while going to Wasgamuwa or a different trip altogether. About one and a half […]

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