Norton Bridge Destination Guide
Explore Norton Bridge in Sri Lanka.
Norton Bridge in the region of Central is located in Sri Lanka - some 46 mi (or 74 km) East of Colombo, the country's capital city.
Time in Norton Bridge is now 04:48 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Wijebahukanda, Weediyawatta, Wetalawa, Wetakepotha, Trincomalee or Glengariff. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tiniyagala, Rozella, Polgaswatta Pahala, Norton Bridge, Morahenegama and Hatton. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Interesting facts about this location
Laxapana Falls is 126m high and the 8th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and 625th highest waterfall in the world. It is situated in Hatton area in Nuwara Eliya District. It formed by Maskeliya Oya near the confluence of Kehelgamuwa Oya and Maskeliya Oya which forms Kelani River. The Falls gives its name to twin Hydroelectricity Power stations, Laxapana which generates 50MW of electricity and New Laxapana which generates 100MW.
Located at 6.91, 80.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Aberdeen, Sri Lanka
Aberdeen, Sri Lanka is a tea estate in Sri Lanka, is famous for its picturesque waterfall Aberdeen Falls which situated in Ginigathhena, Nuwara Eliya District. Aberdeen is named after Aberdeen, the third largest city of Scotland and the capital of Aberdeenshire.
Located at 6.91, 80.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Maskeliya is a town in the Central Province of Sri Lanka. It is the site of the 1974 crash of Martinair Flight 138, the worst air disaster in Sri Lanka. It is known for its mountains and estates. The actual town is built on a combination of three estates. Despite the aircraft crash, it is not known by many citizens of the country.
Dickoya is a town in Nuwara Eliya District in the Central Province of Sri Lanka. Dickoya forms Hatton-Dickoya urban council with Hatton.
Martinair Flight 138
Martinair Flight 138 was a chartered flight from Surabaya, Indonesia to Colombo, Sri Lanka. The aircraft was operated on behalf of Garuda Indonesia. On December 4, 1974, the aircraft crashed into a mountain shortly before landing, killing all aboard – 182 Indonesian hajj pilgrims bound for Mecca, and 9 crew members. The Douglas DC8 is said to have departed Surabaya, Indonesia at approximately 12.03 UTC heading to Jeddah planning a stop at Bandaranayake airport, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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