Distance from Ella – 31.5 km (59 minues)
Wewessa Ella Waterfall is situated along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway in the district of Badulla. This waterfall stands at a height of 22 m and is sourced from a tributary of Bathulu Oya. Wewessa Ella Waterfall flows only during the rainy season and is in danger of drying up due to cutting down of the surrounding forest. It is a relatively small waterfall which is beautiful although not very popular.
Getting to Wewessa Ella Waterfall
From Ella travel along the Wellawaya-Ella-Kumbalwela Highway, the Bandarawela – Badulla Road and the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway passing Demodara and Hali-ela to reach the Wewessa Ella Waterfall which is situated along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway in Badulla.