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Kurundugolla Destination Guide

Discover Kurundugolla in Sri Lanka!

Kurundugolla in the region of North Western is a place located in Sri Lanka - some 44 mi (or 71 km) North-East of Colombo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Kurundugolla

Local time in Kurundugolla is now 09:38 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yatthalgoda, Yantanpalawa, Yakkannehara, Yaggepitiya, Wellewa or Thiruvananthapuram. When in this area, you might want to check out Yatapawula, Weeragalla, Wethenna, Werellapotha, Werawella Colony and Thaldewa as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 82 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 976.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Friday, 22nd of February 2019
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of February 2019
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 21°C (71 °F)
Sunday, 24th of February 2019
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)

Videos

Sri Lanka - pinnawala

03:27 min ( March 25, 2010 by Daniel SZYSZ)
Views: 2,302 - Rating: 5/5

Sierociniec słoni - Sri Lanka - Prezentacja dla potrzeb www.travel-foto.com

The Jungle Book - Part 1

03:01 min ( December 03, 2008 by Wisam Safi)
Views: 1,813 - Rating: 5/5

My first part of my trip to the Elephant Orphanage near Colombo, SriLanka


Sri Lanka Unplugged #16 Pinnawala Elepha...

06:26 min ( August 02, 2012 by Davidsbeenhere)
Views: 2,037 - Rating: 4.80952/5

Davidsbeenhere.com Inside the town of Pinnawala lies a beautiful elephant orphanage, where visitors can pay about 20 USD to enter and get as close as one can to elephants in Sri Lanka. Also, for about...

Driving in Sri Lanka Road to Sigiriya

04:08 min ( August 25, 2010 by PL Tours Travels)
Views: 4,284 - Rating: 4.5/5

PL Tours and Travels: Driving from Negombo to the Sigiriya Rock on route you see the rice fields, monkey and the mountains


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Interesting facts about this location

Polgahawela

Polgahawela is a town in north western Sri Lanka. The town is most notable for being a major railway junction. Polgahawela is a small town that belongs to the North Western Province of Sri Lanka, and situated at a distance of 80 km north-east from the capital city of Colombo; 50 km from Kandy; 20 km from Kurunegala; and 65 km from Bandaranayake International Airport. Polgahawela is famous for its railway station, situated at the junction between Sri Lanka Railways' Main line and Northern line.

More reading: Polgahawela homepage
Located at 7.36, 80.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in North Western Province, Sri Lanka

Polgahawela level crossing accident

On April 27, 2005, at Polgahawela in Sri Lanka, a serious bus accident occurred on a level crossing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.36, 80.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:2005 in Sri Lanka, 2005 road accidents, Bus accidents in Sri Lanka, Level crossing accidents in Sri Lanka, Railway accidents in 2005, Railway accidents in Sri Lanka, Road accidents in Sri Lanka

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants located at Pinnawala village, 13 km northwest of Kegalle town in Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka. Pinnawalla is notable for having the largest herd of captive elephants in the world. In 2011, there were 88 elephants, including 37 males and 51 females from 3 generations, living in Pinnawala.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.36, 80.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Elephant conservation, Tourism in Sri Lanka, Zoos in Sri Lanka

Devalegama

Devalegama is a small town in Sri Lanka located on the A19 highway running from Kegalla to Polgahawela. The phrase 'Devalegama' means 'The village of the shrine'. The townspeople believe that this name originates from the fact that there is an ancient shrine dedicated to one of the local deities in the vicinity of the town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.36, 80.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Sri Lanka

Pinnawala

Pinnawala is a village in Kegalle District of Sri Lanka and is around 90 km from the capital, Colombo. It is well known for its elephant orphanage.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.36, 80.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Kegalle District, Populated places in Sabaragamuwa Province

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