Distance from Galle – 74.1 km (1 hour 16 minutes)
Thambadola Ella Falls is situated in Polgampola in the Kalutara district. It is a small waterfall with a height of 3 m. Thambadola Ella Falls is also known as “Polgampola Waterfall” due to where it is located. The lush greenery surrounding the waterfall consists of a variety of natural plants. Several species of indigenous birds and fish live in and around the waterfall. As of recent, the aquatic ecosystem of Thambadola Ella Falls is under serious threat.
Getting to Thambadola Ella Falls
From Galle travel along the Galle – Udugama Road and enter the Southern Expressway. Then travel along the Southern Expressway passing Elpitiya up to B157 exit. Then travel along the Horawela – Pelawatte – Pitigala Road and Rideevita Road to reach the Thambadola Ella Falls which is situated in Polgampola in the Kalutara district.