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A Very Satisfying Hot Water Bathe

There was an entrance fee of Rs. 60 per a local adult, which seemed fair, considering aquarium... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
rasika777
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Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
Average hot springs but the b st kept one in The country

This springs are also known as Madunagala hot springs There are several hot springs made in to... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
235prasannaa
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Panadura, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The place is good and one should make sure that you go prepared to have a bath or else their is nothing much that you can talk about this. The place is now well maintained

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suboda
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Mahapelessa Hot Water Spring (aka Madunagala Hot Water Spring) is a major hot spring in Sri Lanka. The spring is really large and even a big crowd can't reduce the water level of tanks beating the speed of inflow of the spring. Having a bath...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Its very close to ridiyagama safari park.you can have a warm barth in this location.its good for children also.that included aquarium,birds,children park

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gayan C
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The drive from the main road is interesting as you go thru plantations and villages and vegetable cultivation. The hot springs are unique in this area and the place is done up with changing rooms and well maintained.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank M-one98
Reviewed 1 October 2017

what wonderful place to visit make sure you visit this in the afternoon you will love it. nice area to visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank infoY7271GP
Reviewed 8 September 2017

There was an entrance fee of Rs. 60 per a local adult, which seemed fair, considering aquarium, bird park and other things that were there to see, apart from the hot springs. I went only for the hot springs without watching other stuff. You can't...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rasika777
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

At first the sight was unique and attractive to go check what was that fuss about. To your amazement you will see people bathing in that water thinking it has healing powers as it springs up hot.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank saminasr
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

What amazing place to visit. There are 4 wells in different temperature. These are the natural wells & properly maintaining by the authorities.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank HenryT1525
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Hot water springs alright.....nothing spectacular...a few rectangular tanks with water of different temperatures. Cannot get in for a bath. Has been renovated & the area has been done up.Not worth the drive just to see this

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank jccooray
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This springs are also known as Madunagala hot springs There are several hot springs made in to wells. Temperature of each well is different the middle one being very hot and other going down to lukewarm to just warm. Wells are maintained very well ,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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owlymac
16 November 2017|
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Response from rasika777 | Reviewed this property |
You can't swim there. But can bathe. Shouldn't wear western swim suits.
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