Distance from Kandy – 46.6 km (1 hour 18 minutes)
Kadiyanlena Falls is situated in Nawalapitiya, a town close to Kandy. It stands at a height of 25 meters. The name of the waterfall is derived from the name of the village it is situated in. It is also called “Ketabula Ella” which is derived from the name of the tea estate nearby.
Kadiyanlena Falls consists of three cascades. The top most segment of the fall is 8 meters in height and is sometimes accepted as the height of the Kadiyanlena Falls. All three segments together are 25 meters in height. It is located in Kadiyanlena village close to the Nawalapitiya town.
Getting to Kadiyanlena Falls
From Kandy take the Kandy Road and go past Peradeniya, Daulagala, Gampola and Ulapane until Nawalapitiya. Travel about 10 km down the Nawalapitiya – Kothmale Road to reach the Kadiyanlena Falls.