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Bogawantalawa – Galpothutenna Trail

 

 Galpothuthenna Trail

 

SCHEDULE

  • You will meet the Our representative at  Bogawantalawa ( starting point of the trail) at 6.30a.m
  • Start the trail from Bogawantalawa to Galpothutenna ( Distance 26km)
  • We will provide packed lunch
  • On conclusion, departure for your next destination

First you will cross the Belihuloya River and walk towards the ‘Non-Pereil’ tea estate. You will then enter into a scrub jungle area. Along the way, you will follow the river, also noticing a number of man-made holes (the result of the gem-mining that goes on in the area). You then start a rapid ascent up through jungle terrain. When you come out of the jungle, you reach a more open grassland terrain, similar to the landscape of the famous ‘Horton Plains’ (which is situated slightly higher up) You are sure to see the footprints of the leopards and sambhur deer that roam here (you may even spot the animals themselves if you are very lucky!). You will end the tour end the tour in Bogawantalawe Tea state.