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Bogoda Bridge

Hali Ela | Badulla, Badulla 90000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 117 7012
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Small and artsy

This is a tiny wooden bridge that will take no longer than 20 minutes of your time, considering the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ioana L
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Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania
ANCIENT TEMPLE

road is average but wooden bridge and temple unlivable actually river is very beautiful you must... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
giham
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Hali Ela | Badulla, Badulla 90000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a tiny wooden bridge that will take no longer than 20 minutes of your time, considering the descent by stairs as well. It is mostly like a time travel, not a must do, but if you have time to spend, like I did,...More

Thank Ioana L
Reviewed 21 September 2017

road is average but wooden bridge and temple unlivable actually river is very beautiful you must visit

Thank giham
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Road is average to the bridge you can bath in the river as well.No shops on the way food has to take from town.

1  Thank mgcscooray
Reviewed 18 June 2017

There you can see unbelievable wooden work, which built without using any mettle or other substantial. The beauty is not only the bridge it is fully covered with a roof and all decorations protected over 300 years. The place also having history since King Walagamba...More

Thank Roshan N
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This great piece of work can be seen at Bogoda, Hali-ela, near to badulla town. It is about 10km from the main road. Road is small and not comfortable. Better to use private transport if possible. Wooden Bridge is the most iconic work here. Very...More

Thank Sandun N
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

You have to travel almost 10km to reach the destination.the road is somewhat difficult but it is fun. Parking is available. We should walk about 50 steps to reach the bogoda temple.you can even spend the night in the vishrama hall (a place you can...More

Thank Ravin K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a very old wooden bridge over 800 years old and still the same old wood! Unfortunately the road to the is very bad. It is only 16km frm Town, but it take by car 35min.

Thank kurt600
Reviewed 15 September 2016

It is difficult to reach without a car. Hidden in the middle fo a remote village. But it is worth the visit.

Thank Prasad T
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Bogoda bridge is more than 400 years old, is the oldest wooden bridge to be standing in Sri Lanka. The bridge was built in 16th century during the Dambadeniaya Era, was build by King Walagamba. The bridge has been build with an interlock system where...More

Thank Harshana W
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Bogoda bridge and the Buddhist temple is situated at Hali-Ela in Badulla district. The main attraction here is the old wooden bridge which belongs to the Dambadeniya Kingdom Era (1220–1354 AD). This bridge is constructed to cross the Loggal Oya and it was on the...More

Thank Sudantha80
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