Distance from Kandy – 85 km (2 hours 48 minutes)
Nanuoya Waterfall is situated in Nanu Oya in the Nuwara Eliya district, just 6 km away from Nuwara Eliya. It is 60 meters high and cascades down a sequence of 25 steps. The falls join the Kotmale and Mahaweli rivers and creates a very scenic view of nature.
The water of Nanuoya Waterfall flows through the Udaradella and Bambarakelle areas, starting from the Nanu Oya (River) and going up to the fall. Nanuoya Waterfall can be seen from the main road and is a beautiful waterfall in Sri Lanka.
Getting to Nanuoya Waterfall
From Kandy take the Avissawella – Hatton – Nuwara Eliya Highway passing Peradeniya, Gampola, Ulapane, Kotmale, Talawakelle up until you reach the village of Nanuoya. Take the road by the railway station and travel about 1.5 km on this route to reach Nanuoya Waterfall.